What is Gifted & Lit?
Gifted & Lit Vol. 2
Educates and Relates
Hip-Hop has a tremendous impact on today’s youth and is the #1 genre of music in the world. Due to it's impact, Derek Collins created the award-winning Gifted & Lit series to educate and relate to students across the globe. Research shows that positive, engaging music, increases retention of information by 15-20%. By far, this is one of the best tools to use at home or in a classroom setting.
Gifted & Lit melds modern beats, lyrics, and positive information that influences children to develop a love for education. In addition, Gifted & Lit uses age appropriate music to make learning fun while promoting science, reading, and mathematics.
This program is a valuable resource for family engagement programs looking for a tool that connects to parents and children alike. If you want your students to be motivated, inspired, and engaged, Gifted & Lit is the program for you.
The #1 Family Engagement Resource in the World
Gifted & Lit Volume 1 Content
Adjectives, Nouns, Pronouns, Prepositions
Geography and Traveling Abroad
Alphabet and Numbers
Gifted & Lit Volume 2 Content
Counting by Tens
Alphabet (Spanish, English, Russian, and Korean)
About The Creator
Derek Collins created Gifted & Lit because he understands the impact that Hip-Hop has on today’s youth. As a result, he created a program that combined Hip-Hop with education to uplift and encourage children to pursue greatness. His goal is to get Gifted & Lit into 1 million households to increase family engagement.
Mr. Collins is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. He is also a graduate of Central Michigan University and earned his Masters of Arts degree in Education specializing in Instruction and Curriculum Development.