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Students of the Month October 2018: Congratulations to the following students of the month for November. Christopher Carter, Reiko Scilingo, Alan Villanueva, Sebastian Gomez Valdez, Olivia Merrick, Alma Hernandez, Kendyl Brower, Laura Lipponen, Ron Belman, Kristie Herrera Garrido, Enya Walker, Jakob Silva, Ilda Livia Huoponen, Lindsay Harris, Lilou Gervais, Irvin Alvarado Martinez (not pictured), Peter Sanfilippo, Francisco Guardarrama. Great job everyone! (Miller)

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English » Public Speaking

Public Speaking

This course develops effective speaking skills in a wide variety of formats including persuasion, expository speaking, oral interpretation, debate, and impromptu formats.  Students write, deliver, and critique several speeches throughout the year. This performance-based course builds self-confidence as well as research, group discussion, and critical thinking skills, which are essential for today’s fast-paced, competitive society. 
Course # 11210
Course Term: Yearlong
Grade Levels: 9-12
Graduation Credit: General electives
CSU/UC: Electives(g)
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