Posts Tagged ‘chat’


Coping with GT Cuts and Delving into the Digital Age: 1.29.10 Global #gtchat Sessions Spark Collaboration and Learning

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Welcome to the Ingeniosus Blog! I want to thank you to everyone who participated in the 1.29.10 global #gtchat sessions. I continue to be inspired and impressed by the energy and collaboration taking place on this new platform. This week, Ireland, Australia and the U.S. truly aligned to tackle critical issues impacting gifted and talented students throughout the world.

This past Friday, we were fortunate to have Joel McIntosh, publisher of Prufrock Press (@PrufrockPress), join us for both chats. I want to thank Mr. McIntosh, who not only provided excellent links and perspective, but also shared information about our global #gtchat with 18,000 Prufrock Press customers on Friday. If you haven’t checked out the resources of Prufrock Press, you’re missing out. Visit

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Congratulations to All Who Participated in our Inaugural #gtchat!

Ireland, Finland, Germany, Australia & the U.S. came together on Friday, January 22, 2010 to launch two sessions of the new weekly global #gtchat on Twitter. To those who participated, I applaud you!

For those of you who missed the noon/EST #gtchat on “Igniting Advocacy and Propelling Optimism” you can download the transcript here: (Tip: Scroll down to the bottom and start at the beginning.)

The transcript from the 7:00p.m./EST #gtchat on “Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Students” can be found here: (Word DOC) or (PDF).

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Global Gifted Chat Launches Friday on Twitter: Use Hashtag #gtchat

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If you’re a parent of a gifted student, a gifted and talented (GT) educator, classroom teacher, administrator, psychologist and/or a gifted advocate, you will now have the opportunity to participate in an exciting new global gifted chat every Friday on Twitter!

Thanks to a savvy suggestion by P.J. Kaiser (@Doublelattemama) and enthusiastic support from dozens and dozens of Twitter experts and gifted advocates, including Joel McIntosh of @PrufrockPress and @cybraryman1,we’re going to dive into the realm of real-time, real-world advocacy every Friday at both noon and 7:00 p.m. (EST), using the hashtag #gtchat.

If you’re new to Twitter and/or have never experienced a Twitter chat, please know it is quite easy to participate. Enter #gtchat into the subject search box and then save that search. You’ll see a stream of all the tweets relating to #gtchat. It’s that simple. Read the rest of this entry »