Ronald Reagan's Challenger Speech
Master's Journal #2
What do you know about Ronald Reagan? What do you know about his skills as a public speaker? What do you know about the space shuttle Challenger *this is one that exploded* Why was this a big deal for our country in more ways than just a tragic loss of life? What do you think Reagan might have said in reference to such a tragedy? How does a leader talk to his/her grieving people? What kind of rhetoric is appropriate?
HW: Choose a speech from that warrants "Masters" status. Bring a printed copy of it to class and sign up for it--first come first serve...