I am a person who from 9-15 years old attended a school that did not have any teachers, you were required to teach yourself every subject from books at your own pace, while sitting in cubicles all day with very little interaction with other studen...
I attended 'normal' school from kindergarten to 3rd grade, and my junior and senior year of high school, transitioning back into public school was pretty difficult at first.
This was my life for along time, and it never really seem weird to me until i became older and started to tell others about my experience.
AMA, it would also be cool to hear if anyone else attended a school with this kind of curriculum as well, and how they felt it shaped their adult life.
**edit: wow this has generated way more interest than i thought, I am currently in Shanghai its 12:37 am and im drinkin so ill try to answer as many questions as i can before i get too tired.
Its really interesting to head everyones thoughts about this,**
edit number two HOLY SHIT front paged!!, and if you are just tuning in, im a girl and my grammar is terrible, blame the teachers, or lack there of
Information on the curriculum provided by someone else, im far too lazy for that, but here you go http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Accelerated_Christian_Education/Archive_1
ok kids its 2:45 AM SHANGHAI TIME, so ill probably be winding down on answering questions soon, this was a great experience,its been really great to see that i wasnt the only one out there who had min informed parents
another edit: again not my resource, but here is a sample 'PACE' the workbooks http://www.aceministries.com/curriculum/samples/science/level_5/
the questions keep coming in, but i gotta be awake for work in 3 hours 3:39am here i will try to answer whatever questions are left over when i get to work in the morn, GOOD NIGHT
i just spent alot of time on my phone responding to people, but it dosnt looks like the responses were attached to the comments.. OOPS.. my bad.... sorry about that
edit tuition was not $10,000 much much lower... $1,800