Hello to all the happy speakers out there! 

The South Region SUB AREA Speaking CDEs are coming up quickly and registration is now open for these events. The sub area Creed Speaking CDE and sub area Extemporaneous Public Speaking CDE registrations are located on the GA AG ED Website, just as all CDEs.

However, you will register your student for the sub area Junior and Senior Prepared Public Speaking CDE by submitting 3 copies of their speech to the address below: 
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ALL public speakers also need to fill out the attached Statement of Certification to ensure that their speech was written by the student. 

Please note that these will be held in two locations each night. Information is listed below:
Sub Area Assignments
Terrell County: Calhoun, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Randolph-Clay, Seminole, Terrell and Webster (January 25th start time 3:45) 
Tift County: Ben Hill, Brooks, Colquitt, Crisp, Irwin, Sumter, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Wilcox and Worth (January 25th start time 3:45)

Echols County: Atkinson, Berrien, Clinch, Coffee, Cook, Echols, Lanier, Lowndes and Ware (January 26th start time 3:45)
Wayne County: Appling, Bacon, Brantley, Camden, Charlton, Glynn, Jeff Davis, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, Telfair and Wayne

Attached you will find all CDE Guidelines, submission directions as well as the Prepared Public Speaking Certification. 

Let's all be reminded that these are Leadership CDEs that have a specific place on our standards but also have the greatest skills that students use after they leave your classroom. This is way they are so important! 

Thank you teachers for what you do! 

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Trisha Rae Lastly 
South Region Agriculture Education 
Area Horticulture Teacher