Home Famous Motivational SpeechesFun Persuasive Speech TopicsOrgan Donation Persuasive SpeechFamous Persuasive SpeechesExample Of Persuasive SpeechPersuasive Speech Outline FormatMotivational Speeches For StudentsEasy Persuasive Speech TopicsPersuasive Speech On AbortionBest Motivational SpeechesSports Persuasive Speech TopicsPersuasive Speech On Drunk DrivingPersuasive Speech On Texting While Driving
 





Persuasive Speech On Texting While Driving Can Save Lives And Open Students Eyes


Texting while driving is so dangerous there have been some powerful public service announcements in the form of video shorts with impactful imagery that really makes you stop and think about just how bad it is to do this. What many teenagers don't realize is that texting, even if you only look down for a second, distracts you. Your in a car moving up to 80 miles an hour. Texting at this speed, or even at speeds as low as 20 miles per hour can be fatal because it only takes a second at these speeds to miss seeing that someone is crossing the street, or that a car is about to cut you off thinking you'll hit the breaks.
One of the things that many are trying are talking to students at their schools. Persuasive speech on texting while driving has had a nice impact on people's perceptions. What really blows people away is when someone who has been the victim of texting while driving and being permanently disabled from the accident they caused.

Coming into the school in a wheel chair and only being able to move the eyes and using a computerized vocal synthesizer based on eye movements to create sentences, a student giving a speach about the danger of texting while driving has a major impact and luckily affects students to the degree where they are not telling their friends the won't get in the car with them if they don't put the cell phone down, or taking it away from them like taking a drunks keys from them so they can't drive home.

What's even more impactful is that same student in the wheelchair giving this speech with home videos and images of the student before he made the mistake of trying to text and drive at the same time resulting in running a red light and T-Boning another car at 50 miles per hour and forever being one step from being a vegetable. This kind of thing really makes kids think about their choices. Often the reason they ignore what we tell them about how dangerous this is is based on their not believing it could happen to them- but when they see a student, even someone they didn't know, whose been adversely affected by one mistake, has to live the rest of his life without really getting to live his life.



Strict Standards: Non-static method Comment::FromPostData() should not be called statically in /home3/weblog5/public_html/motivspeech/comments/comments.php on line 529
Comments page 0 of 0
Click here to add a comment
There are currently 0 comments to display.

 

Rochester Hills, Lebanon, Riverside, El Cajon, Visalia, Harlingen, Hermiston, Levelland, Orange, Hereford, Minnesota, Brigantine, Mansfield, Lebanon, Augusta, Colorado, Charlotte, Brooklyn, Canton, Holly Springs, Manchester, Lancaster, Excelsior Springs, Long Beach, Idaho, Sandusky, Wisconsin, Roselle Park, Somerville, Meriden, Perrysburg, Texas, Rhode_Island, Azusa, Cartersville, Providence, South Charleston, Oakdale, Biddeford, Acworth, Saco, Lakewood, Seaside, Oskaloosa, California, St. Louis, Franklin, Bay City, Dublin, Reedley, Clovis, Willoughby, New York, South Elgin, Greenbelt, Palo Alto, Burlington, Abilene, East Palo Alto, Sunnyside, Orlando, Prospect Heights, Forest Lake, Mansfield, Cape Coral, Brownsville, Alameda, Ada, Anacortes, Waukegan, Coeur d'Alene, Wheeling, Lake Worth, New Hampshire, Baltimore, Yukon, Ames, Emmaus, Athens, Littleton, Alabama, Lakeland, Leesburg, Appleton, Los Angeles, Corona, Jeffersonville, Watertown, Rockville Centre, Soddy-Daisy, Sunnyvale, Winona, Richmond, Eastlake, Delaware, Watertown, Lino Lakes, Gresham, Williamsport

3 Characteristics That May Help You Become More Successful With Your Network Marketing Business

By Kevin Bethencourt
The argument could be over the quirkiness of the Network Marketing & MLM Industry... or whether its legitimate. Despite the never-ending feud between those that support or despise Network Marketing/MLM... one thing is sure. If you're considering joining one or already in a Network Marketing Company there are at least 3 important characteristics you should have in order to find some level of success in business.
[READ FULL ARTICLE]

Why It's Important to Be Still and Set Aside Quiet Time Every Day In a Busy World

By Jackie Trottmann
The material world wants us to be busier. The spiritual world beckons us to slow down. We must guard our minds, hearts and our time.
[READ FULL ARTICLE]

Leadership Lessons For Uncertain Times - Lessons For Leaders From We Are Marshall

By Ron Wilder
The movie We are Marshall tells the story of the rebuilding of the Marshall University football program after a tragic plane crash in 1970 that killed nearly the entire team and coaching staff, and how the university president came close to suspending the program when he was persuaded to rebuild. In one scene, Matthew McConaughey as the coach, realizing the playbook was designed for a different time and team, throws it out and designs a new offensive scheme; the team is clearly failing using the old playbook. While the story of Marshall is about the triumph of the human spirit in the face of tragedy, this scene also holds a great lesson on leadership and change management in today's uncertain environment. If the environment has changed and we are to succeed, it implies that old behavior will not work. If you are the leader, you must do more than cast a vision or rally the troops with a motivational speech. You must identify what new behavior is required and help your team learn that new behavior as fast as possible.
[READ FULL ARTICLE]




Famous Motivational SpeechesFun Persuasive Speech TopicsOrgan Donation Persuasive SpeechFamous Persuasive SpeechesExample Of Persuasive SpeechPersuasive Speech Outline FormatMotivational Speeches For StudentsEasy Persuasive Speech TopicsPersuasive Speech On AbortionBest Motivational SpeechesSports Persuasive Speech TopicsPersuasive Speech On Drunk DrivingPersuasive Speech On Texting While Driving