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How is the Speech Evaluator used in speech-and-debate teaching and coaching in colleges and universities?

College speech-and-debate / intercollegiate forensics coaches and instructors can incorporate the Speech Evaluator in their coaching and teaching in many different applications and uses.

  • A coach or instructor can use the Speech Evaluator to generate evaluations of students' speeches in real time in the classroom while the students are giving the speeches.
  • A coach or instructor teaching an online course uses the Speech Evaluator to generate online evaluations of videos of speeches given and recorded by students.
  • A coach or instructor can use the Speech Evaluator in the office or at home to generate evaluations of videos of students' speeches recorded in the classroom or by the students on their own.
  • A coach or instructor can use paper evaluation forms during the class while students are giving speeches.  The instructor can then use the Speech Evaluator in the office or at home to convert the paper evaluation forms to interactive online evaluations.
  • A coach or instructor can use the Speech Evaluator in the classroom to show sample evaluations of speeches in order to demonstrate effective and ineffective public speaking practices.  The instructor can use any of the sample evaluations from the website or the instructor's own evaluations generated using the Speech Evaluator.
  • A coach or instructor can assign homework or exercises for students to use the Speech Evaluator to view videos of speeches and to create evaluations for demonstrating effective and ineffective public speaking practices.
  • A coach or instructor can ask students to use the Speech Evaluator to generate evaluations of other students' speeches in real time in the classroom while the students are giving the speeches, i.e., for peer evaluations.
  • A coach or instructor can ask students to use the Speech Evaluator at home to generate evaluations of videos of students' speeches recorded in the classroom, i.e., for peer evaluations.
  • A coach or instructor can ask students to use the Speech Evaluator at home to evaluate their own speeches.  Students can record their own speeches and use the Speech Evaluator to generate self-evaluations.

In this manner, the Speech Evaluator may be applied for public speaking evaluation, speech analysis, speech assessment, speech evaluation, speech critique, speech feedback, speech scoring, and speaker evaluation, and in lieu of or in combination with a public speaking evaluation form, speech evaluation form, speech evaluation sheet, speech rubric, speech evaluation sample, speech evaluation example, speaker evaluation sheet, speaker evaluation form, etc.