The Professional Development Certificate in Gifted Education will enable teachers who are or will be working with gifted children, to effectively develop and deliver the specialized knowledge and instruction needed to promote academic achievement, as well as respond to the individual differences among gifted and talented students.
Completion of this four-class (10 unit) professional development certificate program will enable teachers of gifted students to be proficient in the identification of gifted students, understand their unique social and emotional needs and have competency in the development of curriculum for the gifted and talented student. The instructors involved in this program are currently or have been working professionals in the field of GATE Education.
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Designed for teachers who are currently teaching GATE students or have the potential to be placed in that assignment.