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“Public Speaking for Educators” Workshop

Created on Saturday, 07 December 2013 17:11

First Class Business, Highgate Private School and PASCAL English School Lefkosia cordially invite you to Public Speaking for Educators Workshop. The event is a two-day workshop and will take place on Friday, 13th December 2013, 15:30 - 19:00 and on Saturday, 14th December 2013, 09:00 - 16:00 at PASCAL English School Lefkosia.

The program is built and delivered from real-life successful public speakers and leaders in different industries. It is designed to help participants recognize and manage fear in public speaking, handle questions effectively, teach to inspire, lecture without fear, teach to lead and lead to teach.

Who Should Attend: Teachers, Educators, Trainers and Lecturers. Directors, Executives, Managers and other Professionals who want to further develop their public speaking and presentation skills.

Learning Objectives of the two day training are to:

  • Explain the communication model by describing how messages are sent and received
  • Manage public speaking anxiety by creating selective strategies such as cognitive restructuring, visualization, role playing, and breathing
  • Appraise intercultural sensitivity
  • Evaluate and assess the speaking patterns of self and others
  • Apply effective organizational patterns
  • Prepare and propose various methods of speech organization
  • Synthesize research in order to demonstrate ethics and reasoning within the speech context
  • Develop an understanding of effective nonverbal expression including vocalics, kinesics, eye contact, and appearance
  • Formulate an understanding of effective use of vocal rate, pause, stress, and volume
  • Assess and explain the nature of extemporaneous speaking
  • Construct and effectively utilize professional quality visual aids    

Guest Speaker: Dr. Tien T. Chau is the founder and CEO of Midwest Education Group LLC. Dr. Chau has delivered numerous training programmes in the Middle East, South East Asia, the United States and Europe. She specializes in School Leadership, Administration and Management Training, K12 and ESL/EFL Teacher Training, Soft Skills, Cross Culture, Leadership and Management Training. Dr. Chau holds a Doctoral Degree in Leadership & Management.

Entrance fee: Free entrance (limited number of seats). All participants will receive certificate of attendance.

Certification: The MEG-Chicago Exclusive Public Speaking and Building Confidence Certificate Course is an approved program from the Illinois Board of Higher Education and is accredited by IHEAP. With this internationally recognized certificate, you will be able to enjoy world class training in Public Speaking and develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence of a leader in your field, and to boost your professional development profile for greater career and brighter future.

Participants who wish to obtain the Certification will have to contribute a fee of €80.

Event Organizers:

First Class Business is a management consultancy headquartered in Nicosia. The company comprises of Certified Management Consultants – profession’s ultimate International award and a history of success based on evidence with excellent performance and world-class standards of competence, ethics and client satisfaction. First Class Business provides advisory services and hands on support with managerial functions for internal organisation, operations, performance improvement, people management and strategic planning. With a success rate of 94%, First Class Business is the trusted advisor and partner of small-medium-enterprises, organisations, executives and entrepreneurs on change management, business turnarounds and start-ups.



Highgate Private School is a multicultural, International School, different from any other. We believe in innovation and progressive methods of teaching while we uphold and nurture solid, traditional values. We create a strong sense of community and develop a genuine love of learning, for life. Our vision focuses on the children, each and every one.  We value all our pupils and what they contribute to the school’s personality. They are confident, inquisitive and highly motivated who aspire to be the very best they can.

PASCAL English School is a six-year English-medium secondary school. The school was founded in 1988 and is fully recognised by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus. It belongs to PASCAL Education which comprises two Greek schools (in Lefkosia and Lemesos) and three English schools, one in Larnaka, one in Lemesos and one in Lefkosia, two of which are at the same time accredited International Baccalaureate World schools.


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