true or false
true or false
2 minute speech on this
Hi, So right now my class is doing a speech of "belonging" on "To Kill A Mockingbird" which we must write a short essay first about belonging. We must also use a related text to...
what do you think about this mission statement? "Creating strong minded individuals who will become leaders in tomorrow’s international community"
I need a catchy title for my speech, and have thought of incorporating "the key to happiness" in it. My speech includes a brief history of chocolate and a bit about chocolate today, but...
Drafting a speech outline
I don't know how to satisfy the need, satisfaction, and visualization stage.
Is the style of delivery A. Clarity B. Enunciation C. Specificity D. rhythm Thank you!
Are politicians manipulating the artifactual, kinesic, proxemic, or chronemic nonverbal channel?
I have to write an informative speech about anything I want, but I have no idea what topic to talk about! Someone please give me any ideas or tips?!
Imagine the audience in their underwear! This is an old tip from who-knows-where. Has it ever helped reduce your public speaking anxiety? I'm going to take a wild guess and say your answer is "no". If you're happy with this underwear envisioning tip, then carry on. If you feel you need something more to help with your public speaking anxiety, read on! Public... read more
A lot of people don't connect clear speaking with writing skills, but I've noticed that lots of students, from elementary school through college make errors in spelling and grammar because of the influence of hearing others pronounce words incorrectly. For example, "I don't know weather I'm going" or "Could you be quite, please? or "Me and my friend are...." The... read more
Public Speaking- From Fear to Fierce I went to a high school that put great emphasis on classical skills: Logic, Latin, and Rhetoric. The term “rhetoric” has a bad reputation in today’s society that is completely undeserved. The word “rhetoric” simply referred to the art of communication, often in public speaking or in discussion format. That discussion aside, I loved the methods... read more
Philosophy of Education for M.J. T. To me the purpose of education is threefold: (1) provide students with a basis of knowledge, (2) teach students how to reason so that they can continue their education throughout their lives, and (3) instill in them a life-long excitement about and love of learning. Students must acquire a basis of knowledge, a framework on which to sort... read more
Here is a short video describing my qualifications as an ESL teacher/tutor.
Making a commercial is fun and easy! Like my student here, you will develop new skills!
I learned in my human development class that babies learn through repetition = Rote memory You may have also witnessed the ease with which the ABC's were learned. Mary Had a Little Lamb? Twinkle Twinkle? It is easier to commit something to memory through a song. Why is it so easy to remember that annoying tune on the radio? To better memorize - Words - Phrases - Rules (Grammatical,... read more
A former student from Morocco recommends Josh as a teacher.
In my experience working with learners from various education levels and backgrounds, I understand the feelings of frustrations and concerns that many have when struggling with a subject or studying for a test but not receiving the results you would like or expect. It creates a feeling of helplessness or the sense that you can't overcome or you'll never get it. That's not true. With the right... read more
Hello everyone! Or should I say kazoozampola! That is Dzongkha (the national language of Bhutan) for HELLO! After a few months away in the Land of the Thunder Dragon, the Kingdom of Bhutan, teaching at the Royal University of Bhutan, I am back and ready to see you. I am ready to apply some of the insights into teaching that I gained on this last adventure. Every year or so I try to freshen... read more