Speech: Timing

The WISDAA has traditionally not required a minimum time for presentations, although adjudicators are encouraged to evaluate development — or lack thereof — of each presentation. This should be evaluated in the criterion regarding development in speech categories, and in the criterion regarding understanding meaning in interpretive categories.

When asynchronously evaluating a pre-recorded video, adjudicators should time the presentation itself, and not the timestamp on the video.

Updated on 01/02/2024
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