8th Global virtual meeting for Gifted Education 28th May 2011

Heads up! The Bavarian Center for Gifted and Talented Children is holding the next "Global Virtual Meeting for Gifted Education in Second Life", May 28th 2011 at 9 p.m. CEST. Invited speaker is Margaret Keane (IRLAND).

Topic:"MissionV Pilot: Using virtual world technology for the support of high potential students."

Margaret Keane (B.A. Communication Studies) is the founder of Giftedkids.ie, the voluntary advocacy and support website for exceptionally able and twice exceptional children in Ireland. The site provides information, resources and a forum for parents and teachers and hosts a free series of webinars, supported by NCTE, through the global educators network Learncentral.org. Margaret has worked in corporate video production, publishing, ICT skills training and web design. She is a Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awardee and is on the Advisory Board 2011 for the Irish Centre for Talented Youth.