Whether you’re playing a sport, learning a musical instrument or putting together a presentation, the old adage rings true: practice makes perfect. Sometimes, though, it’s hard to figure out what to practice first! In this TED-Ed Club workshop, Victoria Hollis showed TED-Ed Club members how she prepared for her TEDxBirmingham Talk.
The goal of a TED-Ed Club is for club members to give their own TED-style presentation, so Hollis asked students if they had concerns about speaking in front of other people. Students shared fears about everything from forgetting their prepared statements to being laughed off the stage. To ease their concerns, Hollis shared a few tips on how to prepare for a presentation, including:
Watch Hollis illustrate each of these tips and more in the full recording of this TED-Ed Club workshop below.