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750 Students Attend 34th GATE Academy

gate-academy-ourstarsNow over three decades strong, this year’s GATE Academy was attended by hundreds of students from 30 schools all over Humboldt and Del Norte counties, who converged on HSU’s campus on January 9. Determined as gifted by their schools through testing, the 4th-8th graders enjoyed nearly 60 classes by expert presenters from the community. Click here for a complete list of the amazing classes students could choose from. The talent showcase featured outstanding music by the Zane Jazz Band, and GATE expert Karen Littell traveled from Santa Rosa to engage parents in a discussion titled, “Mindset, Motivation, Perfectionism, Praise and How (not) to Help Your Kids With Homework”. Watch a video of Karen’s presentation here or read more about her here!