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Gifted and Talented Education

The Comprehensive Accountability Framework for the Pajaro Valley Unified School District focuses on data-driven instruction.  The first step in teacher planning is to analyze student work to determine the level of understanding and achievement.  Lessons focus on the various instructional levels in the classroom to provide a rigorous curriculum to all students.

Appropriate strategies for gifted students include (but are not limited to):

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GATE Resource Links

DOK Resources


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Susan Graulty

GATE/VAPA Coordinator

(831) 786-2100 ext. 2144



David Manier

Teacher on Special Assignment, GATE

(831) 786-2100 ext. 2144