English speaking union

Esu believes oracy speaking and listening skills should be at the centre of the school curriculum, and actively encourages the development of these skills through education and competition.

English speaking union

2016 ESU National Shakespeare Competition Finals, Ari Dalbert (1st Place)

Ari Dalbert from the ESU Hawaii Branch performs a cold reading as Shylock from The Merchant of Venice, Sonnet 116 and one of ...

National winners meet in london for the final, part of a five-day programme of events including public speaking, debating and performance workshops, and cultural excursions.

English Speaking Union Annual Public Speaking Competition: National Event at LCC

On March 18, 2016 LCC International University successfully held the 19th annual National Public Speaking Competition.

English-speaking union (esu) is an international educational charity which was founded by the journalist sir evelyn wrench in 1918 that aims to bring together and empower people of different languages and cultures, by building skills and confidence in communication, such that individuals realise their potential.

2016 ESU MSPDP Championship Debate

The 2016 National Championship Debate: The United States should abolish the death penalty. May 29, 2015. Held at the Morgan ...

[1] with 35 branches in the united kingdom and over 50 international esus in countries around the world, the esu promotes a variety of activities such as debating, public speaking and student exchange programmes, runs conferences and seminars, and offers scholarships, to encourage the effective use of the english language around the globe.

-led competitions include performing shakespeare (a national contest for secondary school students), the esu national public speaking competition for schools and the international public speaking competition, which reaches over 600,000 young people in more than 50 countries.

Viki Berta's speech at the English Speaking Union's Public Speaking Contest 2014

Viki Berta's speech: Which is more important - knowledge or imagination?

The mutual advancement of education of the english-speaking world, respecting the traditions and heritage of those with whom we work whilst acknowledging the current events and issues that affect them.

Prince Philip At English Speaking Union (1960)

Unissued / Unused material. Prince Philip at English Speaking Union dinner. New York, United States of America (USA). LS Duke ...

These competitions, the esu also runs games-led debate and public speaking workshops in schools, guides schools on setting up and maintaining their own debate clubs, and provides a range of continued professional development (cpd) opportunities for teachers in the fields of speech and debate.