Enable all students to speak well, meet state Speaking/ Listening standards
This workshop gives teachers the tools needed to effectively teach oral communication. In all situations, student speaking will improve. A framework is introduced that shows teachers how to break oral expression into manageable, teachable parts leading to an understanding of the elements of successful oral communication. Strategies for teaching, lesson plans, and engaging activities will be presented. Effective rubrics will be created. Participants will come away feeling confident and competent teachers of oral communication in all of its forms.
PVLEGS© and Six Trait Speaking©will improve class discussions, formal speeches, and one-on-one communication. This workshop will enable teachers to meet the speaking standards and improve student speaking in the classroom and beyond.