THE GIRL BEHIND THE MISSION
Being one of the youngest key-note speakers to hundreds at the Atlanta World Congress Center, a quarter finalist at a Harvard University international debate tournament, and being selected as a high school intern for Essence Magazine, Alanis Renell Broussard (Laney) is a young woman who has an endless desire to advocate for avenues of change through the power of speech and communication with others across all walks of humanity. From building up her level of experience through holding numerous leadership roles in various extracurricular programs and organizations to always establishing her brand in every space digitally and physically, the platform that she earnestly desires to create for the current generation to obtain a pedestal for their voices to be uplifted is burgeoning every day.
MEET ALANIS BROUSSARD
Alanis firmly believes that through educating and instructing young people on how to effectively use the outlet of language as a means of enacting a greater change in their school life, family, and community amidst a world of negativity, students will be able to develop a safe space to speak upon subjects of importance in their own lives while still attempting to use their stories to impact others.
WHAT IS SOUL TO SPEAK?
Soul to Speak is an instructional public speaking organization started by youth for the youth. Our primary mission is creating a safe space for students to unleash their soul all while building up the skills to become a great orator. By providing the tools to formulate their personal stories into testimonies of change, students will be equipped to engage any audience, present themselves with confidence, and truly speak their soul.
Jam-packed with information, tips, and tricks from a myriad of accredited speakers, visitors to this online resource will be able to read up on valuable skills they can apply to their communication tactics with others. Through blog posts, detailed written instruction, and even live sessions, speakers can learn how to take their presentation skills to the
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In series of virtual workshops and classes, volunteers and I will guide students through a multi-step educational process differing from the common classroom. Instead of simply memorizing information, students will be able to apply the lessons being taught in real time. Various interactive activities focused on the three main tenets of self-discovery, issue identification, and initiation will be integrated into each course. Depending on where you might be on your journey, there will be a set of classes designed for your skill level.
Through educating and instructing young people on how to effectively use the outlet of language as a means of enacting a greater change amidst a world of negative narratives, students will be able to develop the courage to speak upon subjects of importance in their own lives while using their stories to impact others.
EDUCATING THE NEXT GENERATION
educating the next generation
"Whether you choose to learn by reading, interacting with video instruction, or scheduling a live meeting, you now have all the tools to become a great speaker at the touch of your fingertips."