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Professional Development for GATE Teachers


Orange County Department of Education: Online GATE Certification Program

 

The Orange County Department of Education is pleased to announce its new GATE Certification program. This asynchronous course is designed with the busy professional in mind, comprised of eight modules, based on effective strategies to increase learning opportunities and guide gifted students to reach their full potential.

 Sessions will focus on characteristics of students who are gifted and differentiation utilizing the GATE standards of acceleration, depth, complexity, and novelty, as well as strategies to enhance, enrich and extend the core curriculum. The program will include protocols for interpersonal and intrapersonal skills to ensure development of the whole child.

The certification program meets the requirements for the Orange County GATE Collaborative as part of the Orange County Council for Gifted and Talented Education (OCC GATE). 

Please contact our office for more information, Julie Hull at jhull@ocde.us.

An interest list is forming for Summer and Fall sessions

For district GATE Certification programs, please contact our office: 714-966-4328.

 


 

59th Annual CAG Educator Conference

 The 59th Annual CAG Educator Conference will provide sessions from national experts on how to apply research-based strategies in your classroom and at your school site to develop the potential for diverse advanced and gifted students.

 Friday-Sunday, April 16-18, 2021

 Register here

 


CAG Access Summer Institute

 
The CAG Access Summer Institute will provide sessions from pedagogy experts on how to incorporate instructional practices in your classroom for diverse gifted and advanced students.

Wednesday-Friday, July 28-30, 2021

 

Registration and information

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CAG Access Fall Institute

 

The CAG Access Fall Institute will provide sessions experts in gifted education on how to unlock potential with gifted learners and all students to advance equity and access to critical and creative thinking, problem-solving, and inquiry.

Saturday, October 2, 2021

Registration and information


 OCC GATE 47th Annual Conference

Orange County Council for the Gifted (OCCGATE) is excited to announce the annual conference for K-12 educators working with gifted and advanced learners.

Save the date for the OCC GATE Virtual Conference: Equity. Engagement. Empowerment.

DATE: October 16, 2021

KEYNOTE: Colin Seale, CEO & Founder of think Law

Information and registration, coming soon!

 

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 Please contact Julie Hull at jhull@ocde.us to develop a customized professional learning contract.