Public Speaking & Debate Workshop Presented by Brain Power Enrichment Programs

26mar4:00 pm6:00 pmPublic Speaking & Debate Workshop Presented by Brain Power Enrichment Programs

Event Details

Join Brain Power Enrichment Programs CEO, Vanessa Iarocci, and Halton & Peel Headmaster, Dr. Cassandra Chapman, for a 2-hour workshop on the art of persuasion, public speaking, and debate. Grades -8

Presented by Brain Power Enrichment Programs

During this interactive workshop, students will be introduced to Aristotle’s theory of rhetoric (ethos, pathos and logos) and principles of effective arguments. They will then learn about formal debate, with a focus on developing rebuttal and counterargument skills. Students will then participate in a mini-debate and debrief with fellow participants. The workshop will end with an open discussion and Q&A. 

Registration is required.

Skills learned: Critical thinking,  Creativity, Collaboration, Communication, Social skills

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Time

(Tuesday) 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location

Central Branch

20 Navy St, Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4

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