Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) Resources for Parents and Guardians


Helpful Websites

Websites Translated into Other Languages

Center for Assessment and Counseling

  •  Books for Beginners

    Keys to Parenting the Gifted Child by Sylvia Rimm
    A Parent's Guide to Gifted Children by James webb, et al
    Re-Forming Gifted Education by Karen Rogers
    Smart Boys by Barbara Kerr and Sanford Cohn
    Smart Girls by Barbara Kerr
    Gifted Kids Survival Guide by Judy Galbraith

    Parent Groups

    Online Gifted Adult Support Group

    Kathleen Crombie, email: 


    Health Care Facilities

    Kaiser Permanente (low cost classes for member and non-members) 

    Parenting classes
    Anxiety Group for Children
    Mindfulness Meditation 

    Free Online School Credits




    Khan Academy

  • For questions about Gifted and Talented Education in AUSD, call Jason Larson at 925-779-7500 extension 53194