• Offering is mobile, available in the community, and can be delivered with minimal effort and equipment

  • The founder has a proven record of overcoming (educational and personal) challenges to create opportunities

  • A personalized approach to teaching

  • Collaborative learning environment is created and maintained from the first session

  • Learners are expected to actively engage in the learning process and not be passive recipients

  • Achievement is the sole focus and not momentary measurements (e.g., grades)