We're sure that by now you've probably heard -- We're reducing the maximum number of students per class from six to four.
We wanted to make this change because we think it helps to facilitate growth and encourage more personalized learning. This is in part from the feedback of our teachers. While many of you were comfortable teaching six students, a frequent comment was that it was difficult to connect and inspire students individually within the constraints of a six-student class. What was meant to be a fun, encouraging, individualistic learning practice ended up being a fun classroom with many group events but little time to individualize. You should notice the change as soon as this week!
Over the years, we've steadily reduced our class sizes. We began with large class sizes, of up to eight students, and while our fantastic teachers were able to handle it -- We knew we could make it even better.
It certainly felt like a classroom; however, with onl…