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- Black students are 4 times less likely to be referred for gifted programs when their teachers are White
- Black students are underrepresented in gifted programs nationwide
Sources: Ford, 2011; Grissom & Redding, 2015
Davis, Joy Lawson and Coleman, Adrienne, "Identifying and Nurturing Black Females in STEM Fields: Hidden Figures No More" (2018). Publications & Research. 38.