A Graduation Day Challenge

The big day is approaching—the AGME Graduation ceremony! Whether you are attending the event because of your music studies or your speech studies, due to your participation in public examinations or tertiary courses, whether you are a teacher, examiner or...

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Collingwood is VERSING Essendon

A couple of months ago I was chatting about cricket with my 14 year old godson, and I couldn’t help but notice when he said ‘We’re versing Hurstbridge this weekend’. I was immediately reminded of the wonderful book Gift of...

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Reading aloud technique—five tips for improvement

Here are some tips to improve your child’s technique when reading aloud. Speech teachers commence with correct posture and book position, so that’s where I’ll begin in this article. Posture and book position In the two images above, Sameule Vaccaro of...

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PowerPoint and Public Speaking

Did you know that the AGME has a public speaking syllabus incorporating the creation and delivery of PowerPoint presentations? PowerPoint and public speaking have come together in our latest Speech syllabus Business Presentations. This course is designed to meet the...

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