A classical education stems from a time-tested educational tradition. Formulated within the Greco-Roman civilization, and proven for nearly two millennia, it is the most effective means of forming intelligent, thoughtful, well rounded young men and women. A survey of the greatest scientists, politicians, rhetoricians, generals and even saints would quickly confirm the strengths incumbent to this philosophy of education.
This framework embraces several stages of development through which a child’s mind passes. Each stage has a corresponding emphasis and manner of instruction to reap its greatest benefit.