Gina Dalle Molle Title: “The States” History and Geography in Action Class: I plan to use mine in my EAP 1500 Speech Class Introduction: I have an existing group speech project that I do in EAP1500. I already have the students responsible for creating a power point as part of the speech. I have been […]
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Introduction: Maintaining an audience-centered approach is crucial to each step of the speech preparation process. From selecting a speech topic to deciding how to organize, word and deliver it, audience analysis is key. It is the process of gathering and analyzing information about audience members’ attributes and motivations with the explicit aim of preparing a […]
If we can learn how to laugh at ourselves (and teach our students to do the same),we can diffuse much of the speaker anxiety that most of us will experience at some point or another. This video humorously suggests that our students really do need a course in public speaking!
Have you assigned students to make a presentation of any sort in class only to find that they are so frightened to speak in public that they “freeze” even if they know the content quite well? Stage fright is common among college students, so this infographic is meant to help discuss with them some ways […]