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Engaging educational environment focusing on the development of the whole child.
Tell me and I'll forget.
Show me and I may remember.
Involve me and I will learn.
Live Oak Leadership Academy
LOLA provides an engaging educational environment connecting student learning to the real world.
The vision of LOLA is to create a learning environment where students can flourish, as educators and students alike collaborate with one another through a creative and innovative learning design. In addition to being academically prepared to excel in the 21st century, problem solvers, creative thinkers, intentional learners, inclusive community members, and thoughtful leaders.
Our team of dedicated and experienced professionals carries out the mission and vision of LOLA by serving our students in a supportive manner embracing the uniqueness of each individual child.
AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH
LOLA PROVIDES AN ENGAGING EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT CONNECTING STUDENT LEARNING TO THE REAL WORLD
LOLA implements a whole-child approach to education. Students will participate in personalized learning of challenging academics in a safe environment. Healthy lifestyle development socially, emotionally and physically will be emphasized and supported by students and staff.
21st CENTURY SKILLS
It is estimated that over 85% of the jobs that will be available by 2030 haven't been invented yet.* LOLA will focus on teaching students how to learn and process information for use in real world problem-solving through the use of 21st century skills.
*Institute for the Future/Dell 2017
CREATIVITY AND THE ARTS
PERFORMING ARTS - FINE ARTS
LOLA students will have mulitple opportunities for development of the creative and artistic abilities and interests. Research continues to show the benefits of arts in education include increased academic performance, attendance, and graduation rates. Creativity is viewed by many as the skill of the future.
LOLA incorporates skill development in areas which will benefit students throughout their lifetimes. Sports are focused on those which can be played competitively or leisurely, such as golf and tennis. General fitness, yoga, and health are also integral parts of LOLA's educational program. Students will develop skills to enhance their leadership through second language acquisition, financial literacy, employability skills, and community service.
LOLA - MF
LOLA Studio Campus
A Model School
for Engaged Learning
LOLA - DS
LOLA Studio Campus
A Model School for Gifted & Talented Learning
What Makes LOLA Different?
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Opportunities to communicate information
Learning how to balance work and play
Identifying a problem and taking the steps needed to solve the problem
Developing individual artistic interests and talents with opportunities to display/perform
Hands-on learning experiences
Small group instruction enhancing individual learning plans
Integrated curriculum across subject areas with real-world application
opportunities to lead others in achieving a common goal
developing self-awareness and self-management skills in order to foster a safe environment
Less of this...
Opportunities to offer yes or no responses
Following a rigid schedule with a small play break built in
Regurgitating facts and data
Arts as a minimal, group-based focus
Whole-group instruction of a prescribed learning objective to all students
Isolated subject area instruction with no real-world application
Limited or no opportunities for leadership development
Spending time developing group compliance skills-straight line, quiet common area, waiting for group activity to commence