We are not the only ones tired of the one-size-fits-all education system that leaves many students feeling bored and uninspired. Colossal Academy, a micro-middle school in Fort Lauderdale that is turning education on its head and Forbes magazine takes notice!
Named a quarterfinalist for the 2022 Yass Prize, Colossal Academy is just one of the many innovative education models featured on the first Yass team ‘STOP for Education’ Road Show.At Colossal Academy, students are placed at the center of their learning, with personalized instruction and project-based learning at the core of the curriculum. The result? Students like Anthony, who had struggled in traditional schools, are thriving. With an individualized learning plan and the support of teachers who truly know and care about him, Anthony now loves going to school and is excited to learn. It’s time for policy makers to take note and give students and parents the power to choose the education model that works best for them. If you’re interested in learning more about Colossal Academy and other education innovators, be sure to read the full Forbes article. With the right support and resources, we can create a better future for America’s students.
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