She recalls people being shocked that Caleb was a black boy and gifted. She notes how one psychologist told her to stop teaching him, and eventually other children would catch up. She and her husband, desperate to find something for their son, tried several schools—some private, some public—only to discover that most schools did not have adequate resources or simply did not find it financially beneficial to have a gifted program. Well, you know what they say: If you want something done right, do it yourself.”

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How 1 Black-Owned Ga. School Plans to Revolutionize Education for the Gifted

Source: www.theroot.com/articles/culture/2016/09/how-1-black-owned-ga-school-is-revolutionizing-education-for-the-gifted/

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