Toastmasters International

What it is Toastmaster ?

Toastmasters International (TI) is a world leader in communication and leadership development, also a non-profit educational organization. The world needs leaders. By regularly giving speeches, gaining feedback, leading teams and guiding others to achieve their goals in a supportive atmosphere, leaders emerge from the Toastmasters program.

Toastmasters was founded in 1924 in California,U.S.It has been 92years’ history.And at present,it has nearly 345,000members in 14,000 clubs in more than 141 countries.

In 1999,the first Toastmasters Club was set up in China.

In 2007,District 85 was established officially.

In 2012,District 85 was divided into District 85(North and East China) and District 89(South China),as District  85 accommodated 230 clubs with more than 6,000members.

In 2016,District 85 club number will be over 200, and it will be split into two districts:District 85 and District 88.

Education Program Toastmasters takes the spirit of  “learning by doing” . It provides an educational environment for members to correspond to their development objectives.The Toastmasters education program consists of two tracks: Communication track  Leadership track Members are encouraged to participate in both tracks. The two tracks are not mutually exclusive. Members can work in both at the same time. Both provide recognition for specific accomplishments.The diagram below shows the award progression in each track.

Toastmasters International Mission:We empower individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.

Club MissionWe provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.

Toastmasters International Values

Integrity  Respect  Service  Excellence

Taboos:Politics Religion Race Sex

头马国际演讲会是一个帮助大家提高演讲水平、沟通能力和领导力的非营利性组织。国际演讲会最早建立于1924年,在美国加利福尼亚州,距今已经有92年的历史。目前于全球141多个国家,拥有超过14000个分会以及约34.5万名会员。他们是一群拥有热情与梦想,热爱生活,积极向上的人;会员们在头马卓越的教育培训体系下,学习和不断实践着演讲、沟通、组织、领导才能,成为高效的沟通者和领导者。

教育培训国际演讲会秉承“从实践中学习”的精神,为会员提供一个学习环境,以契合自身的发展目标。该教育计划一分为二:沟通力和领导力鼓励会员们参加两条成长路径的课程。