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Improve your child's communication skills and confidence
Effective communication skills are a lynchpin of our society. So much of our happiness and success depends upon our ability to understand and be understood. If you're looking to improve your child's communication skills, confidence, interpersonal and presentation skills then Speak Out Education might have the answer.
Speak Out Education runs a range of enjoyable and educational holiday programs that are designed to enhance students' communication skills. The 2 to 3 day programs are fun and interactive. They are delivered to small groups so children can receive personalised attention, gain an authentic audience experience, and receive feedback in a safe and supportive environment. Programs focus on self improvement and will equip students with skills and strategies they can use throughout their lives.
The July Speak Out Education program includes courses in public speaking, debating, mock trials and speech and drama games at North Shore or Eastern Suburbs locations. Courses are designed for students in Grades 3 to 9 and prices range from $140 to $280 per student for a 2 to 3 day course.
Public Speaking programs cover the fundamentals of speech construction and delivery and how to apply these skills to a school assessment.
Debating programs are available for both beginners and advanced students. Classes are kept small to ensure plenty of opportunities for practice debates and individual feedback.
Mock Trial programs introduce students to the rich common law adversarial legal system. Students practice a variety of analytical, presentation, drama and debating skills.
Speech & Drama Games is a mixed drama and public speaking program for younger students, which aims to develop a love of speaking and presenting. It's fun and game orientated and parents are encouraged to attend the class presentation on the last day.
All of Speak Out Education's instructors have excellent public speaking, mooting and debating skills. They have won awards, coached winning teams and adjudicated competitions. You can find out about the founders and tutors here.
Over 90% of attendees at Speak Out Education programs report that their skills improved and that they enjoyed the program. This could be the best investment you make in your children's futures.