Welcome to Pathways! This unique learning experience will challenge and inspire you to reach new heights both personally and professionally. Members choose from 10 unique learning Paths and work through five different levels of increasing complexity with two to three projects per level for a total of at least 14 projects per path. Each project focuses on a single, specific theme to help members improve their communication and leadership skills in a particular area.

To assist you in selecting your Path, an overview of the Paths available to you is provided here. Explore the projects and speeches within each path by clicking on the Path that interests you. The information here is also available for download as PDF files:

PATHS

DYNAMIC LEADERSHIP

DYNAMIC LEADERSHIP

This path helps you build your skills as a strategic leader. The projects on this path focus on understanding leadership and communication styles, the effect of conflict on a group and the skills needed to defuse and direct conflict. These projects also emphasize the development of strategies to facilitate change in an organization or group, interpersonal communication and public speaking. This path culminates in a project focused on applying your leadership skills.

PROJECTS

LEVEL 1

LEVEL ONE: Mastering Fundamentals

Ice Breaker

This foundational project is designed to introduce you to your club and the skills you need to begin your Toastmasters journey.

Purpose: The purpose of this project is to introduce yourself to the club and learn the basic structure of a public speech.

Overview: Write and deliver a speech about any topic to introduce yourself to the club. Your speech may be humorous, informational, or any other style that appeals to you.

This project includes:
 ■  A 4- to 6-minute speech

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