Includes San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties
Local Tri-County Meetings
Pacific Region Specialized Schools
The Knox School of Santa Barbara – 1525 Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Oak Crest Academy – 5450 Churchwood Dr., Oak Park, CA 91377
GATE Certificate Opportunities
(1) UCSB Extension
Click on “Certificates.” Click on “GATE Certificate.”
6 courses are required.
Courses taken in person through school districts.
2160 Kerr Hall
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-1110
e-mail inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
(2) CSUF University Extended Education
Click on “Certificates.” Click on “GATE” under Education.
5 courses listed.
Click on “K-12 Teacher Education.”
(4) UCI Extension
Click on “Online Programs.” Click on “GATE Programs.”
Online delivery & onsite courses of study available.
(5) Tri-County GATE Council GATE Certificate
Click on “TCGC GATE Certificate.”
“The Tri-County GATE Council (TCGC) recognizes the Local Education Agency’s (LEAs) in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties ability to meet the professional development needs of their faculty. In conjunction with this effort, The Tri-County GATE Council will authorize a GATE Certification upon completion of specific extended education opportunities crafted for teachers of gifted and talented learners.”
Tri-County GATE Council Co-President and CAG Parent Representative for the Pacific Region