Public Speaking

Introductory video is coming soon

Technology Requirements: A computer with an internet connection.

Tools & Additional Downloads: No downloads/account creation required. 

skill level: 1/5


Module 1: The Secret to Great Public Speaking

Learn the difference between speeches and public speaking with TED Talks.

Module 2: Understanding Your Audience

Discover tips and tricks for keeping your audience’s attention while you speak.

Module 3: Developing An Idea

Explore how stories and public speaking relate as you begin to create your own TED-style talk!

Module 4: Script-Writing Part 1

Learn about the importance of creating an outline and backing up your idea with evidence.

Module 5: Script-Writing Part 2

Take your evidence and outline and turn that into an official script for your talk!

Module 6: Visuals and Slide Decks

Discover how visuals can help engage your audience and back up your points.

Module 7: Body Language

Learn the importance of body language and how it can make you a more confident speaker!

Module 8: Final Project

Use all your knowledge from previous modules to polish and practice your talk!

Module 9: Peer Feedback

Have your peers review your talk to give you feedback on how to improve it!

Module 10: Course Wrap Up

Reflect on your learning journey throughout the course and show what you know!