Continue your journey of personal and professional development through Pathways, Toastmasters’ new education program! As the foundation of your Toastmasters experience, Pathways is designed to help you build the skills you need to communicate and lead. You have 10 paths to choose from, developing skills in Speaking, Leadership, Management, Interpersonal Communication and Confidence.
Check out the Welcome to Pathways information on the Toastmasters International homepage for:
- An overview of the new learning program
- The “Welcome to Pathways” video
- Details on each of the 10 Learning Paths
- Access to the first project in Pathways – the “Ice Breaker”
A very useful resource is The Navigator (pdf, 24 pages), your introduction to Toastmasters and Pathways. In it you will find information such as:
- General meeting structure
- Club Officer and Meeting roles
- Getting started with Pathways
- Evaluating speeches
For information on each Path and Project, take a look at:
Choosing a Path
One of the first things you’ll need to do, perhaps along with your Mentor, is select the Path you would like to follow. The following process might help:
Do keep in mind that you are welcome to select any Path that you wish – the steps above are simply one way of analyzing your options.
Level 1 Project Resources
For quick access to resources which are also available on Base Camp
For further information, please don’t hesitate to talk to the club’s VP of Education or your Toastmasters Mentor. We’d be more than delighted to help you along your way.
Enjoy your journey!