Thursday, December 11, 2008

Panel Members for Autism Twitter Day

Autism Twitter Day is Tuesday, December 16, 2008, taking place on www.twitter.com. More details are available here. Please do RSVP with your twitter ID and follow the other RSVP members to keep up with the tweets.

The panel members will be specifically addressing their topic and your questions at the following times - 9:00AM, 12:30PM and 8:00PM Pacific Standard Time.

I advise having a window open at www.summize.com to follow the conversation at set times and throughout the day using #ASD and then refresh as needed. Speakers and other tweeters will need to have another window open in www.twitter.com to do their initial tweets and then hit reply at the summize page to respond to questions. This will open another window in twitter when you hit reply to answer a tweet. Simply close that window when done so you don't have too many open.

You may also want to collect links and have them in a word document so that you can post them during the day. It would be best for speakers to have a window open to their website as well. I highly recommend going to summize now and seeing how previous conversations with hashtags flow to get a feel for it.

I will be tweeting the prizes throughout the day and linking to the blog post so members can know what they are tweeting for as a prize. Please also note the prizes that are only open to US members of twitter and then those that can be shipped to Canada, as well as the ones available for International users.

The times listed are the starting times for the panel, since there are several for each timeslot and I have numerous prizes to give away the time is longer than one hour for them. The morning and evening time will be the longest time periods.


9AM PST

http://www.twitter.com/modelmekids - Sue on social skills, video modeling
http://www.modelmekids.com
http://modelmekids.ning.com

http://www.twitter.com/swingsetmamas - Marlowe on music, Nat'l Inclusion
http://www.swingsetmamas.com
facebook group

http://www.twitter.com/CARDtherapy - Sue will be discussing therapeutic riding
http://www.card.ca/
Community Association for Riding for the Disabled - Toronto


10AM PST

http://twitter.com/susangiurleo - Susan on executive functioning, parent coaching
http://www.childdevelopmentpartners.com/

12:30PM PST

http://twitter.com/AdvancedBrain - Auditory Processing
http://twitter.com/AlexDoman - (CEO of Co.) brain training, memory
http://www.advancedbrain.com/
http://www.abtmedia.com/

http://twitter.com/childrenscare - Jeff on ABA, w/Bd Certified therapists
http://cchs.org/blog/

http://www.twitter.com/specialedsolved - Catherine Whitcher, M.Ed, - on special education and IEP issues
http://www.precisioneducation.com/


8:00PM PST

http://twitter.com/nbeurkens - Nicole is an Autism Specialist
http://www.horizonsdrc.com/

http://twitter.com/Dianne_ - Dianne on Early Intervention, location Australia
http://www.aspireearlyintervention.com/

http://twitter.com/MMiller20910 - Mark on Therapy Dogs
http://specialneeds08.blogspot.com/
facebook page

4 comments:

2TooManyHats said...

Wow, you have put so much effort and time into all this and I know it is not even the day yet. Thanks for going all out.

Trish said...

Bonnie, this is an impressive list! I am amazed at how much you have accomplished in such a short time putting this together. You are a force to be reckoned with. :)

My Autism Insights said...

For those of us compiling posts, should we just post them to the hashtag as the topics come up or would you like them ahead of time?

Krystal said...

I wrote a post for today but couldn't link it earlier

http://mommysescape6.wordpress.com/2008/12/16/autism-twitter-day/

 
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