In middle school courses, mentors help students get excited about learning. Class assignments are project-based. Through projects, students begin to develop the discipline needed to structure their time and energy to get the greatest benefits from their educations.
Projects are designed to encourage students to engage with exciting ideas and experiences. Through projects, they learn how ideas apply to the real world. Course subjects are integrated so that student projects draw on many different fields of knowledge.
These methods infuse students with confidence and prepare them to excel in high school courses. These methods set students on the path to become principled adult leaders.