Competitive Program

8 Months – All Age Groups – $10k in prizes available

Backed by Ontario Certified Teachers, this 8-month program focuses on the fundamentals of speaking in a competitive environment. Our students have won numerous awards across North America and wowed many audiences.

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Building Tomorrow’s Leaders

The best-selling competitive program dives into the practical ways to become a leading public speaker. With speech building, debating 101, speeches and evaluations you’ll master the art of public speaking.

Our Students Excel. 

From winning national competitions to getting into private school. Our students do great things.

Online Options

You’ll get the same great teachers in whatever environment is safest from in-person to virtual.

Win real cash prizes.

There are over $10k in real cash prizes to be won by competitive students.
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Real Winners, Real Prizes

Competitive students automatically get entered into Stand Up and Speak contests. Sponsored by national companies, students compete for a chance to win over $10,000 in prizes each year.

Attending Stand Up and Speak was such an amazing experience for me.  No matter of what age you are there is always something to learn. 

The team is so great with professional approach and at the same time they make classes fun and make it easy even though it’s challenging.

Roksana

Simply stated, Stand Up And Speak has been a sensational ‘game changer’ for both my daughters, in turn empowering them to be the best version of themselves.

Lori-Ann is the heart and soul of this stellar program. They learn not only how to be a brilliant speaker but also an effective listener. 

Azmeena

I would highly recommend stand up and speak to anyone. My daughter, who is 5 years old, is excited to go to her class every Saturday.

Lori-Ann is super amazing person.

Big thanks to Lori-Ann and her staff.

Jenny

5 out of 5 Stars on Google

Program Details

Duration: 8-months

Curriculum includes: impromptu speaking, speech writing and delivery, vocabulary, poetry, ted talks, debating, interviews, building confidence, leadership and competing in competitions.

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