I highly recommend the book to both parents and educators.
It's well researched, thorough, covers a wide range of topics, and offers practical suggestions as well as advice on many aspects of giftedness.
As this has not been systematically or adequately done with African American youth of any socioeconomic group - there is a lot of work to do!
Kudos to Dr. Davis for crafting such a wonderful book! This is the first and only book of its kind in the field of gifted education, focusing specifically on Black families and... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Tarek Grantham, Ph.D., Associate Professor at UGA
This book offers lots of practical advice for parents of gifted students. The focus on communication and involvement in your child's education is evident throughout. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Amazon Customer
Joy Lawson Davis unlocks the mysteries of the gifted child in this amazing book. Dr. Davis' approach is thorough with enough scholarly touches to make this an enjoyable and worthy... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Lovelace Lee III
This book touches on all aspects of what gifted children need/require to be successful in school. It is a great guide for the benefit of really ALL gifted learners in a school, no... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Elizabeth Cross
Black Gifts, originally written July 12, 2012
By K. E. Dabney "Daytime Star"
This review is from: Bright, Talented, & Black: A Guide for Families of African American... Read more
I am presently reading Dr. Joy Lawson-Davis' wonderful book, Bright, Talented & Black! It is an excellent resource for ANY parent, teacher, our organization sharing ways to bring... Read morePublished on July 12, 2012 by K. E. Dabney
I live in a very diverse, progressive city, and have been doing advocacy work in our public school district around the needs of advanced learners from every background. Read morePublished on February 16, 2012 by Multi-Tasking Lady