Teaching the gifted and talented is an inspirational and rewarding challenge. Gifted learners tend to show characteristics that differ from their peers in every area of function: cognitive, affective, physical and intuitive.
Offered completely online, UCI Division of Continuing Education's Gifted and Talented Education Specialized Studies program will help you develop a new skill set and gain a deeper understanding of the needs and issues of this diverse group of students.
This teacher-focused program is also aligned with CAG, NAGC, and state standards of excellence.
Who Should Attend
- Experienced and novice teachers seeking the latest strategies for curricular differentiation
- Individuals interested in Gifted & Talented Education theory and practical applications
- Individuals exploring entry or career transition into GATE instruction
Occupational summary for secondary school teachers, middle school teachers, and elementary school teachers in the United States.
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