2011 marked a significant development for ACM's civics education programme, expanding the schools-based speaking competition to almost every state in Australia.
Each student ensured their speech was extremely well researched and presented. The students informed, entertained and delighted live audiences but also described their knowledge about our system of Government and Constitutional arrangements prior to the competition as almost non-existent. The students felt this speaking competition was definitely worthwhile.
A summary of last year’s event can be seen as below:
Many participants commented on how useful the resources
were in preparing for their speech, in addition to their new-found understanding of the Australian Constitution. All information contained in the above websites is layered out neatly. A wealth of high-quality content awaits for you to divulge in.