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Fusion Academy's educational approach is one-to-one and is completely customized to ignite a student’s passion for learning. Classes are self-paced, and course material is presented in ways that suit students’ individual interests, strengths and challenges.

Posted Oct. 3, 2016, 9 a.m. by Melissa Kersjes | View Comments
A Revolutionary Way to School

Fusion Academy is a private middle and high school, but don’t be quick to envision uniforms and lecture halls. At Fusion, classes are one-to-one: just one student and one teacher per classroom. This allows for the personalization of curriculum for each individual student’s strengths, interests, and learning style. Fusion is unique and has, in fact, broken many traditional school paradigms since its conception in 1989. This education model was born of frustration with the status quo and out of a passionate belief in the power of positive relationships to unlock academic potential. This unique, relationships-based school began when founder, Michelle ...