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GATE Program

/GATE Program

What is GATE?


GATE stands for Gifted And Talented Education. IVLA refers to its program for gifted students as the GATE program.

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What are literature circles?


In a literature circle, students will interact with other GATE students through a supervised application.  Each student will have a specified role, and students will read, discuss, and respond about books while engaging in critical thinking and reflection.  Literature circles will help students construct meaning [...]

What are literature circles?2019-07-25T00:32:46+00:00

What are the depth and complexity icons?


The Depth & Complexity Chart are visual prompts intended to assist students to go beyond surface level understanding of a concept and enhance their ability to think critically.  These tools help students dig greater into a concept and understand that concept with greater complexity.

What are the depth and complexity icons?2019-07-25T00:30:46+00:00

What is the difference between the GATE program and the regular program?


Students in the GATE program will have access to our regular program but will have lessons at a higher cognitive level, participate in additional literacy circles, and have the opportunity to take honors level courses.

What is the difference between the GATE program and the regular program?2019-07-25T00:19:35+00:00