Definition of chalk talk in US English:

chalk talk


North American
  • A talk or lecture in which the speaker uses a blackboard and chalk.

    • ‘More elaborate blackboard economics, aka simulation models, add numerical magnitudes to the chalk talk.’
    • ‘As a link pops up, he delivers a chalk talk on what this interactive approach could mean for building market share.’
    • ‘A sales motivator, gives a chalk talk to a group of real estate salesmen on the techniques of making a sale.’
    • ‘Next week in Colorado Springs, USA Basketball holds its first post-Games chalk talk.’
    • ‘His handouts and chalk talks went into detail and complexity that went far beyond what I could use or grasp.’