NE Secondary Speech Meet—CT/Western MA
March 15, 2019
Students demonstrate their ability to communicate by verbally presenting speeches before evaluators and an audience of students and parents. ACSI does not provide an anthology of materials for the Speech Meet. Students should seek the guidance and approval of their school’s speech teacher/coordinator in choosing appropriate materials. Selections are to be of high literary quality.
The Speech Meet may be a half- or full-day event. Students participate in one or two rounds at the discretion of the event chairperson. Students from ACSI member schools in grades 6–12 may participate. The student participation fee is $10.00 per student.
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Please complete the Spring Events Registration Form with the $60 school registration fee by October 31, 2018.
Coordinator resources are available for the Secondary Speech Meet.
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An article that disucusses the ways discipline can be a redemptive ministry opportunity instead of invoking zero-tolerance policies which may drive students away.
An example of one daycare's typical day turned tragic and the courts ruling on whether or not they were negligent in the matter.
A case where students were caught with illegal substances on a school sanctioned trip and subsequently prosecuted in court.
Article discusses the ethical and legal implications of not giving cersus giving a student miranda warnings during school disciplinary proceedings.