Monthly Archives: May 2011

Study Opportunity

Tracy Riley has just advised: New Zealanders: The Ministry of Education has indicated that teachers wanting to enrol in the PostGraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching endorsed in Gifted and Talented Education can apply for a Special Education Study Award for … Continue reading

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No Stone Unturned

As many of you will be aware, I’m in harrassment mode. Right now I can be relied upon to find a connection between just about anyone I know and giftedness, and to ask whether they have opinions on giftedness which … Continue reading

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Another Great SL Meeting in Giftedness

Roya Klinger, founder of the Bavarian Centre for Gifted and Talented, hosts monthly meetings on giftedness in a virtual world called Second Life. Today, our guest speaker was Margaret Meade of talking about MissionV, an amazing programme that has piloted … Continue reading

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Mass Blogging Event for #NZGAW

New Zealand’s Gifted Awareness Week is coming, and here’s how you can help: Whatever it is that is dearest to your heart with regard to giftedness, talent and creativity, write it down. If you have a blog, don’t just blog … Continue reading

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Thinking 1:1? Think Twice

As a follower of various e-learning enthusiasts online, I see several posts each day saying “We need 1:1 laptops”, “We’ve got 1:1 iPads”, “Everything your spam ever promised you and more, when you get 1:1 technology in your classroom”, and … Continue reading

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GO Storymakers

You may have spotted that I’ve hardly blogged since I got ill last year, but in the build-up to New Zealand’s Gifted Awareness Week, I shall make more effort. This week I am totally excited about my brand new project … Continue reading

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