Microschool
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Charter
Private
Home
Montessori
Sudbury
Personalized curriculum Yes i No i No i No i Yes i Yes i Yes i
Role of a teacher Guide i Teach i Teach i Teach i Variable i Guide i Guide i
Reliance on standardized testing No i Yes i Yes i Variable i Variable i No i No i
Homework load Low i Variable i High i High i N/A i None i None i
Students choose to attend Yes i No i Yes i Yes i Yes i Yes i Yes i
School size Small i Large i Medium i Medium i Tiny i Small i Small i
Safety High i Variable i Variable i High i High i High i High i
Cost Low i None i None i High i High i High i High i
Structure Moderate i Rigid i Rigid i Rigid i Variable i Low i None i