SEM Directory—California

Contact Information:

Escondido Union District
North Broadway Elementary School
Judith Carlstrom, Fifth Grade Teacher
Escondido, CA 92026
Phone: 760-432-2479
Fax: 760-745-523
Email: jcarlstrom@eusd4kids.org

 

Demographic Overview:

School District:
Escondido Union District
School Type (elementary, middle, high):
Elementary School
List of Schools Served:
 
Designated Program Coordinator:
 
Number of Gifted Teaching Personnel per Building:
9

 

Components of Schoolwide Enrichment Model:

 
Services for Identified Talent Pool Students
Services for Entire School Population
 
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Total Talent Portfolio
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plan for Type I Experiences
 
 
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Type II Training
 
 
 
 
 
 
Type III Individual & Small Group Investigations
check
 
 
 
 
 
Curriculum Compacting
check
 
 
check
 
 
Renzulli Learning System—Online Program
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enrichment Clusters
 
 
 
 
 
 
Differentiation for and/or Cluster Grouping used in the Regular Classroom for Talent Pool Students
check
 
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Gifted Program Resource Time for Identified Students
check
 
 
check
 
 
Academies of Inquiry & Talent Development (Middle and High School Only)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Designated Arts Enrichment for Artistically Talented Students
 
 
 
 
 
 
Any Acceleration Options such as the following: Early Admission, Ability Grouped Classes, Grade Skipping, Duel Enrollment (College), On-Line Accelerated Courses, Other(Please Specify Below)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Schoolwide Enrichment Team
 
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Training for Teachers of the Gifted
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enrichment Program Handbook/Brochure
 
 
 
 
 
 
Field Experiences (Internships, Mentorships, Service Learning Projects)
check
 
 
check
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Reviews of Total Talent Portfolios
 
 
 
check
 
 
Staff Development for General Faculty
 
 
 
check
 
 
Summer Programs
 
 
 
 
 
 
Participation in State, National, and/or International Programs such as National History Day, Future Problem Solving, Math Olympiad, etc.
check
 
 
 
 
 
Type III Fair on or an End-of-the-Year Showcase of Students Work
check
 
 
check
 
 
Other (please specify acceleration options not listed above):

 

barsem

Contact Information:

Bridges Academy
Susan Baum, Director of Professional Development
3921 Laurel Canyon Boulevard
Studio City, CA 91604
Phone: 818-506-1091
Fax: 818-506-8094
Email: Susan.Baum @bridges.edu

 

Demographic Overview:

School District:
Bridges Academy
School Type (elementary, middle, high):
Middle and High School
List of Schools Served:
 
Designated Program Coordinator:
 
Number of Gifted Teaching Personnel per Building:
 

 

Components of Schoolwide Enrichment Model:

 
Services for Identified Talent Pool Students
Services for Entire School Population
 
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Total Talent Portfolio
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plan for Type I Experiences
 
 
 
 
check
 
Regularly Scheduled Type II Training
 
 
 
 
check
 
Type III Individual & Small Group Investigations
 
 
 
 
 
 
Curriculum Compacting
 
 
 
 
 
 
Renzulli Learning System—Online Program
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enrichment Clusters
 
 
 
 
check
 
Differentiation for and/or Cluster Grouping used in the Regular Classroom for Talent Pool Students
 
 
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Gifted Program Resource Time for Identified Students
 
 
 
 
 
 
Academies of Inquiry & Talent Development (Middle and High School Only)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Designated Arts Enrichment for Artistically Talented Students
 
 
 
 
check
check
Any Acceleration Options such as the following: Early Admission, Ability Grouped Classes, Grade Skipping, Duel Enrollment (College), On-Line Accelerated Courses, Other(Please Specify Below)
 
 
 
 
check
check
Schoolwide Enrichment Team
 
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Training for Teachers of the Gifted
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enrichment Program Handbook/Brochure
 
 
 
 
 
 
Field Experiences (Internships, Mentorships, Service Learning Projects)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Reviews of Total Talent Portfolios
 
 
 
 
 
 
Staff Development for General Faculty
 
 
 
 
 
 
Summer Programs
 
 
 
 
 
check
Participation in State, National, and/or International Programs such as National History Day, Future Problem Solving, Math Olympiad, etc.
 
 
 
 
check
check
Type III Fair on or an End-of-the-Year Showcase of Students Work
 
 
 
 
check
 
Other (please specify acceleration options not listed above):

 

barsem

Contact Information:

Pleasanton Unified School District
Harvest Park Middle School
Lynn Gatehouse, GATE Liaison, Teacher
4900 Valley Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Phone: 925-426-4444
Fax: 925-426-9613
Email: lgatehouse@pleasanton.k12.ca.us

 

Demographic Overview:

School District:
Pleasanton Unified School District
School Type (elementary, middle, high):
Middle School
List of Schools Served:
Harvest Park Middle School
Designated Program Coordinator:
Jane Golden (district GATE Coordinator)
Number of Gifted Teaching Personnel per Building:
8-10 GATE Cluster teachers

 

Components of Schoolwide Enrichment Model:

 
Services for Identified Talent Pool Students
Services for Entire School Population
 
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Total Talent Portfolio
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plan for Type I Experiences
 
check
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Type II Training
 
 
 
 
 
 
Type III Individual & Small Group Investigations
 
 
 
 
 
 
Curriculum Compacting
 
check
 
 
 
 
Renzulli Learning System—Online Program
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enrichment Clusters
 
check
 
 
 
 
Differentiation for and/or Cluster Grouping used in the Regular Classroom for Talent Pool Students
 
check
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Gifted Program Resource Time for Identified Students
 
 
 
 
 
 
Academies of Inquiry & Talent Development (Middle and High School Only)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Designated Arts Enrichment for Artistically Talented Students
 
 
 
 
 
 
Any Acceleration Options such as the following: Early Admission, Ability Grouped Classes, Grade Skipping, Duel Enrollment (College), On-Line Accelerated Courses, Other(Please Specify Below)
 
check
 
 
 
 
Schoolwide Enrichment Team
 
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Training for Teachers of the Gifted
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enrichment Program Handbook/Brochure
 
 
 
 
 
 
Field Experiences (Internships, Mentorships, Service Learning Projects)
 
check
 
 
 
 
Regularly Scheduled Reviews of Total Talent Portfolios
 
 
 
 
 
 
Staff Development for General Faculty
 
 
 
 
 
 
Summer Programs
 
 
 
 
 
 
Participation in State, National, and/or International Programs such as National History Day, Future Problem Solving, Math Olympiad, etc.
 
check
 
 
 
 
Type III Fair on or an End-of-the-Year Showcase of Students Work
 
 
 
 
 
 
Other (please specify acceleration options not listed above):
Our qualified middle school students may enroll in high school mathematics and world language classes.