Future Leaders Academy
Teenagers are often more comfortable communicating electronically than speaking face to face. Yet many events in teenagers’ lives require interpersonal communication skills to be resolved successfully. Now, more than ever, they need guidance in developing their communication skills.
- Overcome nervousness when speaking before an audience.
- Organize and present ideas logically and convincingly.
- Listen carefully to others’ ideas.
- Participate in and lead group discussions or meetings.
- Offer advice to help others improve their speaking and leadership skills.
All these skills are necessary for in today’s competitive job market, but are also essential for maintaining healthy personal relationships and achieving academic goals in middle & high school, as well as college.
Future Leaders who are aware of the importance of public communication, meet weekly to improve on public speaking skills and gain the confidence to speak in front of an audience. Speakers Club (Innovate - I have Potential Toastmasters Gavel Club) is part of the Future Leaders Academy program is a great way to challenge yourself to speak in front of others without uncertainty.
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? | Ignite your future career?| Gain the confidence to speak up?
We share in the same mission of Toastmasters International, clearly defined in the following mission statement:
We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self confidence and personal growth. Through this mission, each Toastmaster gains a clear understanding of the club's purpose, and the organization as a whole benefits from a shared set of values and goals.
Speakers Club (Innovate - I have Potential Toastmasters Gavel Club) will give you the skills and confidence you need to express yourself effectively in any situation. Speakers Club is the most efficient, enjoyable way of gaining great communication skills. You'll learn how to:
- Formulate and express your ideas effectively
- Be more persuasive and confident when giving presentations
- Improve your one-on-one dealings with others
Don't delay! Become the speaker and leader you want to be. Confident, charismatic leaders weren't born that way. As you progress in Toastmasters, you'll get to practice your skills by organising and conducting meetings and motivating others to help you. Become a better negotiator. Gain trust. Inspire your team.
Goal Setting / Growth Goals
Building a Healthy Self Image
Finding purpose and passion
Empathy and active listening
Making a good first impression
Staying mentally healthy
Discerning news and current events
Building your college resume
Participation and engagement
Responsibility and follow-through
Self-awareness and maturity
Interpersonal and teamwork skills
Oral and presentation skills
Reflection and critical thinking