What is Gifted & Lit?
Gifted & Lit Vol. 2
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Educates and Relates
Hip-Hop has a tremendous impact on today’s youth and is the #1 listened to genre of music in the world. Due to it’s impact, Derek Collins created the award-winning ‘Gifted and 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 and Lit’ melds modern beats, lyrics, and positive information that influences children to develop a love for education. In addition, ‘Gifted and Lit’ uses age appropriate music to make learning fun while promoting science, reading, and mathematics.
This program is a valuable resource for family and parent 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 and Lit’ is the program for you.
Gifted & Lit Volume 1 Content
Adjectives, Nouns, Pronouns, Prepositions
Geography and Traveling Abroad
Alphabet and Numbers
Gifted & Lit Volume 2 Content
Counting by Tens and Saving Money
Alphabet (Spanish, English, Russian, and Korean)
Self-Esteem and Believing in Yourself
About The Creator
Derek Collins, founder and CEO of the Diversion Center, created Gifted & Lit because he recognized the impact that Hip-Hop had 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.
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.
Derek Collins, M.Ed., CADC-ll, CAMS-lll, CSTAS, SAP