September 19, 2023

Being Latino at a Predominantly White Institution | Diversity & Social Action, Article #3

This Blog Post is from BUILD Alumni, Hamid Cruz Born and raised in the Bronx, I was always surrounded by other students of similar backgrounds to mine. Low-income areas of […]
September 6, 2023

Google Hosts BUILD Pittsburgh’s Teacher Fellowship

From Mike Capsambelis, Director of Product Management & Community Outreach Lead at Google. “We help students become the CEOs of their own lives.” – Rashaida Melvin   I’m so excited […]
July 24, 2023

BUILD.org Announces the Winning Team of the BUILDFest Metro DC Pitch Challenge

BUILD.org declared the winning high school team, Choice 1 Landz from Roosevelt S.T.A.Y. Academy, the first-place winner of the 2023 BUILDFest Metro D.C. Youth Pitch Challenge. The final round of […]
June 8, 2023

Our BUILDFest NYC Champions! An Evening to Remember!

From the Student Marketplace to Pitch Competition, our students were the brightest stars in the room at BUILDFest NYC this past Wednesday evening! Thank you to everyone who joined us […]
June 7, 2023

Boston 25 News | Anchor Venessa Welch & Patriots Legend Devin McCourty at BUILDFest Boston 2023

News Anchor Venessa Welch from Boston 25 News not only was the MC for BUILDFest Boston 2023, she also reported about BUILDFest Boston 2023 on Boston 25 News. Additionally, Patriots […]
June 5, 2023

BUILD.org Announces The Winning Team of BUILDFest Boston’s Youth Pitch Challenge

Boston, MA – May 25, 2023 – BUILD.org declared the winning high school team, Sweetify, from Charlestown High School, as the first place winner of the 2023 BUILDFest Boston Youth […]
May 26, 2023

BUILD.org Announces The Winning Team of the Inaugural BUILDFest Los Angeles Youth Pitch Challenge

Los Angeles, CA – May 26, 2023 – BUILD.org declared the winning high school team, Maje Studios, from STEM Academy of Hollywood, as the first place winner of the 2023 […]
May 23, 2023

BUILD.org Announces The Winning Team of the BUILDFest Bay Area Youth Pitch Challenge

  Berkeley, CA – May 23, 2023 – BUILD.org declared the winning high school team, Hydro Planter, from Lionel Wilson Prep in Oakland, CA, as the first place winner of […]
May 18, 2023

BUILD.org and Roku Partner to Showcase The First BUILDFest LA Youth Pitch Challenge

Partnership Ignites the Power of Youth Entrepreneurship in Under-resourced Communities to Create Opportunities for Future Success Los Angeles (May 18, 2023) – BUILD.org is excited to announce their partnership with […]



1. iPhone, iPad, Zoom and Loom are all choices of recording tools for their video presentation 
2. Record with both students and their presentation in view
3. Record horizontally for the best view of the students and their presentation
4. Follow Presentation Diagram to the Right


- Make eye contact with the camera
- Notecards may be used as cue cards
•Pro Tip: Notecards should avoid having a full script
- Even when you are not speaking, don’t forget the camera is still recording!
•Be aware of your body language while you and your business partners are speaking
- Everyone has an opportunity to speak
- Professional dress is encouraged
- Practice makes perfect
•Practice how you will transition from each speaker
•Project your voice when you speak​

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