What does the CALC offer that sets it apart and provides new options for high school students?
There are three important areas to consider when answering this question: 1. Technology Technology at the CALC will be incorporated into every aspect of teaching and learning. We believe that technology, when used effectively, can greatly enrich the experience of learning. To succeed in the 21st Century, today’s young people must bring sophisticated technology skills to their academic and employment careers – graduates of the CALC will have this advantage. 2. Faculty The most important element needed for effective learning is a top-quality faculty. The teachers employed by the CALC will be fully certified to meet both high school and college-level standards. CALC faculty members will be committed to helping students learn through involvement in real-world projects, interdisciplinary teaching strategies, and active engagement in the learning process. CALC faculty will emphasize personalized education, and will receive special training to work with students in ways that best suit their i