By Kerri S. Mabee
School is out for thousands of Southwest Riverside students, but that doesn’t mean that parents aren’t already thinking ahead to the fall.
Founder Michele Smith, whose background in business has informed her studies of the current education framework, traveled the world to examine schools that introduce strong, competent learners into the workforce.
“I learned that there are three things that make a successful school –great teachers, high expectations, and engaged parents,” Smith said.
Taking that formula, Context Middle School looks to embrace a cutting edge, business-savvy approach to learning that will fully equip its students with 21st century skills for a rapidly changing, highly competitive global market. Read more…