A written analysis of the community in which the New Jersey Orators serves and its ability to address identified needs/problems for its beneficiaries
A review of the value and impact of the organization's Beyond HS Educational Conference on Civic Engagement for urban and suburban youth
A research data analysis report that identifies the top social issues for youth in the communities
An appendix of all data gathered to perform analysis, including sources.
Civic Engagement is a big part of our nation's governing infrastructure. That's why the New Jersey Orators has decided to offer their youth an opportunity to foster discussions on various aspects of civic engagement and social justice. This conference provides an opportunity for youth to converse with experts in social justice, higher education, and legislative policy to have an in-depth learning experience in the analysis of issues affecting their communities.
To teach the art of public speaking, an appreciation for literature, reading and media arts literacy, college readiness, and life skills to youth from 7 to 18 years of age in preparation for college.
Students who participate in the New Jersey Orators oratorical program practice public speaking skills development and hone their skills at community events and statewide competitions. As a result, our students demonstrate the most significant educational outcomes and self-esteem /resiliency obtainment when compared to their similar peer group.