Oracy skills and the 21st century

This engaging talk by Anil Bayir looks at oracy skills, what they encompass and practical ways to teach them.

30 minutes

About the talk

Oracy can be defined as the range of speaking and listening skills, behaviours and language necessary for effective communication and collaboration. Oracy skills encompass physical, social and emotional, linguistic and cognitive aspects of learning.

Within this talk, titled 'Oracy skills and the 21st century', speaker Anil Bayir begins by defining oracy and explaining its history. He then moves on to explore how you can introduce and apply oracy in the classroom using practical tips and procedures.

Specifically, he outlines topics including:

  • 21st century skills in education

  • concepts of oracy skills

  • how we can implement oracy in class

  • performance tasks with Oracy.

This session contains valuable insights for all teachers interested in oracy, whether novice or experienced. If you are looking at developing your understanding of oracy and learning how you can apply oracy skills within the classroom, this is the video for you!

You can watch the full session in the video below. A full transcription is available by clicking through to watch the video on YouTube.

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