Showing posts with label stage fright. Show all posts
Showing posts with label stage fright. Show all posts

Monday, October 21, 2013

How to Overcome Stage Fright

When it comes to public speaking some of us are 100% comfortable on stage. Others of us are completely freaked-out by the prospect of having to speak to a public audience. I fall into the 100% comfortable category, but I've presented with people who are close to the freak-out category. I've always told those people to "fake confidence" until they are confident. So why do people get stage fright and what can be done about it? This TED-Ed lesson has the answers.



Applications for Education
Understanding why something happens and accepting it are the first steps to changing it. This TED-Ed lesson could be a great little lesson to share with students in the weeks before they give presentations in your classroom.