Find Classes
Log In
Life Skills

Communicate It -- Effective Communication for High School and Beyond!

In this 8 session course, we'll look at how to effectively communicate in the modern world, whether in person, email, text, and social media.
Tom Shiflet
28 total reviews for this teacher
New class
  There are no upcoming classes.
year olds
learners per class


Charged upfront
$15 per class
Meets 2x per week
Over 4 weeks
60 minutes per class

There are no open spots for this class.

You can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.


Class Experience

- Compare and contrast common forms of modern communication
- Determine the most effective and appropriate form of communication for various situations
- Clearly define goals in communication
- Engage in goal-based forms of communication
- Understand the basic psychology of communication
- Use a decision tree to assemble key pieces of information for communication
- Make determinations of what and how much information to communicate
- Understand the long term impact of digital archives
- Utilize past communications and experiences to simplify future communications
Learners will have practice assignments to write various forms of communication for different situations. These assignments should take 10-20 minutes per week outside of class. 
Learners will receive feedback on practice assignments and each learner will receive an end of class written assessment with recommendations for areas of additional practice based on the practice assignments.
2 hours per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


Tom Shiflet
Lives in the United States
Former High School Computer Science Teacher / Game Industry Veteran
28 total reviews
23 completed classes

About Me

Hello! My name is Tom Shiflet and I teach a variety of computer science, game design and math classes tied together with game programming as a hands-on "math lab"! I am a game industry veteran, having worked on about 20 PC games in the past, I've... 
Get The App
Download the Outschool iOS app on the App Store
©2023 Outschool, Inc.