Talk Factory and ELS presents Public Speaking Olympiad for Schools is the most prestigious competition of its kind started in Coimbatore. Orators from over 250 schools compete and come together to discuss a wide variety of topics whilst developing their verbal articulacy, listening and critical thinking skills.
The competition is open to the students from 4th Standard to 9th Standard. Students who participate in the competition develop their knowledge of topical issues, while enhancing their speech writing skills, their speaking and presentation skills and their ability to think analytically on their feet. The competition also helps to develop confidence in the participants.
The competition runs throughout the academic year, beginning in the autumn term. The initial rounds of the competition usually takes place between November and December. The regional finals of the competition will take place between February and March.