The root of the name Liberarae means “freedom” or “to free.” This reflects the style’s core philosophy and mission: providing tools for students to use to increase their personal freedom. Throughout their studies, students of Liberarae develop skills to deal with challenge and risk, identify and prioritize goals, and recognize opportunity. In this way, student increase the number of choices available to them, and improve their ability to act on those choices.
The curriculum is structured to support this through:
- Encouraging student ownership of their learning
- Goal setting
- Students choice in areas of focus
- Self assessment and correction
- Independence in maintaining and furthering their own training