Speak Up School - Orientation & Testifying Training
March 6, 2021 - 9 am - 12:30 pm PT
Featuring Special Guest Speaker:
April Sims, WA State Redistricting Commissioner
(1) Introduction and Overview: a 30 minute presentation that introduces the Speak Up School and details why redistricting (and speaking before the Redistricting Commission in late spring 2021) is so important to our democracy.
(2) Testimony: a 75 minute presentation on how to create an impactful testimony statement, including practice exercises. Skills can be used in testifying before the Redistricting Commission or any other decision-making group.
(3) Testifying: a 75 minute presentation, with practice opportunities, on how to deliver your testimony in a clear, effective manner.
• Delta Kappa Gamma Washington State - dkgwa.org
• League of Women Voters of Washington - lwvwa.org
• Fix Democracy First - fixdemocracyfirst.org