This unique portfolio puts at your fingertips 158 model speeches covering virtually every topic a school administrator must address. Included are speeches for holidays, speeches for celebrations, speeches for parent/teacher meetings, plus eulogies, testimonials, introductions and much more. Each speech feature special data as to its topic, audience, time of presentation, pitfalls to avoid, as well as suggestions for movements or gestures and strategies for getting maximum audience involvement. OUTLINE OF CONTENTS Part I: Effective Model Speeches For All Occasions 1. Icebreakers and anecdotes that are dignified - yet funny 2. Introductions and transitions you can use when serving as MC 3. A variety of speeches for opening or closing a program 4. Speeches that aid in effective school- community communications 5. Speeches to use when addressing your fellow educators 6. Speeches that will help you motivate and inspire any audience 7. Dynamic speeches for retirements and testimonials 8. Dignified and meaningful eulogies and testimonials 9. Speeches for special occasions - from a find-raising kick-off to a graduating class address 10. Lively holiday speeches for use throughout the school year Part II: An Administrator's Blueprint for Preparing and Delivering a Speech 11. A step-by-step guide for preparing and delivering a speech from scratch, all based on practical experience 12. An administrator's Survival Guide for Avoiding the pitfalls of public speaking Plus: The School Administrator's Locatomatic Index of Speech Topics and OccasionsMamchak, P. Susan is the author of 'School Administrator's Public Speaking Portfolio With Model Speeches and Anecdotes' with ISBN 9780137925568 and ISBN 0137925565.