Over the course of the semester, I've come to realize that fostering communication skills and providing students the opportunity to practice expressing themselves is critical to my practical theories of social studies education. Developing the ability to present and defend an argument is instrumental to preparing students to be successful and heard in the real world.
PUBLIC SPEAKING DO: Practice. If possible, run through your presentation in the same place you will be speaking. This will help you feel more comfortable and authoritative, as well as help to identify any problems with space or technology. ----- For more public speaking, presentation, and marketing tips, visit http://www.amazon.com/Jake-Shannon/e/B002X41KA0 #publicspeaking