Upcoming Talks, Seminars & Events
Giftedkids.ie Pilot Series of Webinars
Giftedkids launched our pilot webinar series on January 28th 2010 with "Characteristics of the Exceptionally Able – Faster, Earlier, Differently”, presented by Margaret Keane and Anna Giblin. Supported by Social Entrepreneurs Ireland and NCTE these webinars are free to teachers and parents and are run through the global educators’ network, Learncentral.org. Participants need a broadband connection and a pc or Mac with a set of headphones or speakers. For more information on technical requirements and to register for this series please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Giftedkids would like to thank Anne White and Fred Boss of NCTE, Steve Hardagon of Learn Central, the Elluminate sponsored social learning network for education, Kim Caise of Classroom 2.0, Colm O'Reilly, Director of CTYI and I.C.E.P.E. for their support for this series. We would also like to thank those guest presenters who have generously donated their time and expertise and given their permission for their presentations to be shared via slideshare.net. All copyright of the individual presentations remains with the presenters.
We are presently putting together the list of guest speakers for Autumn 2011 and wll post details shortly. In the meantime you can view the recorded webinars here.
Upcoming Lucena Clinic Talks
The Lucena Clinic regularly runs information evenings for parents and carers. These are excellent free events which are usually oversubscribed, so early booking is advisable. For up to date details please consult the Lucena Clinic website. To register for any of the events please contact the clinic by email or phone 01 4923596/4999349. All talks take place at the Lucena Clinic, 59 Orwell Road, Rathgar, Dublin 6.
Disclaimer: This is not an expert site, it is run on a voluntary basis and as such is based on opinion and experience but we hope that it acts as a signpost for educational resources and other support services for Irish families with exceptionally able children. By using this website you accept that any dependence by you on such information, opinion or advice is at your own risk.