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February 19th Global #gtchat Transcripts Available; Twtpoll Up for This Week’s Topics

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Many thanks to everyone who participated in our lively discussions last Friday! Our global #gtchat continues to draw new interest and collaboration. I’m grateful to everyone who shared their own personal experiences, research and/or resources pertinent to these critical topics.

Below please find the transcripts from each session:
  • February 19, 2010 Noon (EST) #gtchat session on “Coping with Overexcitabilities and Intensities”: http://bit.ly/aLkBaR
  • February 19, 2010 7:00 p.m. (EST) #gtchat session on “Launching a Parent Advocacy Group: How & Why?”: http://bit.ly/dobhR7
Here are some of the top resources and links we shared during the “Coping with Overexcitabilities & Intensities” #gtchat session:
Here are a few links and resources worth checking out relative to “Launching a Parent Advocacy Group: How & Why?”:
As a result of our second session, I believe Ireland is going to have a new #gifted leader – Ms. Catherine Riordan (@CathRiordan). Watch out as she works to grow a following and support for high-potential students throughout her country!

If you’re new to #gtchat and/or wondering how to participate, simply look at some of the earlier posts about our inaugural chat sessions. We would love to have you join us, as we work to dispel myths about gifted children and their needs!

Many of you commented last week that you liked the choices offered in our last Twtpoll. As such, I’m including past choices in this week’s poll. The new Twtpoll is up with the following topics:

  • Exploring the Role of the Gifted & Talented Teacher
  • Examining Our Own Giftedness: Why it’s Vital
  • Investigating Mentorship Programs for All Ages
  • Celebrating & Supporting Our Visual-Spatial Learners
  • Finding Age-appropriate Literature for Gifted Students

Vote now! Simply click on this link: http://twtpoll.com/ahu6md.

A special shout-out goes to Missy Bedell (@gifts2love) for her recent blog post (http://bit.ly/9b9pBp) highlighting #gtchat. Your passion is contagious!

Thank you again for your continued support for this new forum! Remember, if you have questions and/or comments, contact me directly at deborah@ingeniosus.net.

Cheers,

Deborah Mersino

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One Response to “February 19th Global #gtchat Transcripts Available; Twtpoll Up for This Week’s Topics”

  1. missy says:

    Oh my! Thank you! I am just sick I missed these two on Friday as they are both very near and dear to me. I look forward to accessing the transcripts!

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