It’s really good that students get to have an interest based elective 3 times a year but can you imagine if they did this all year long?
This article in edutopia.org talks about how this keeps students engaged in their learning. Why not keep them engaged all year long? Why only do it 3 times?
At the Passion Learning Centre, students learn through interest based projects the whole day, all year long.
This article is a good read for those who wish to start applying this concept.