Dorenweerd has a winner! Jess Joppen 3T2 won the regional finals for the TTO Junior Speaking Contest last Friday at Metameer College. Her speech, entitled “Other Worlds”, talked about how everyone’s individual worlds intertwining make the world go round. Jess will participate in the Grand Finals in April.
Every year, TTO 3 students participate in the Junior Speaking Contest sponsored by Nuffic Organization for Bilingual Schools in the Netherlands. This year, Andre, Lois, Milou, Jan Willem, Niek, and Jess competed in the Finals at Dorenweerd College. The students spoke for 2-3 minutes on the theme: What Makes the World Go Round. The speeches were lively, creative, and well delivered. Jess Joppen won the competition and will represent Dorenweerd College at the Regional Junior Speaking Contest on Friday, February 22nd at Metameer College.