The Charlotte Lab School offers a unique approach to teaching and learning, making it a great new option for Charlotte-area families and educators.Parent/Educator-Led. Designed to provide the kind of experiences, opportunities and approaches to teaching and learning that educators and parents alike desire for their children.Diversity. Reflects the true diversity of Charlotte– racially, ethnically, and socioeconomically.Choice. Expands the public school choices available to Charlotte students and families.Community As Our Classroom. Utilizes the cultural resources of the Charlotte metro-area to expand and enhance learning opportunities.Technology. Harnesses the power of technology to enhance – not replace – the learning experience, to create anytime/anywhere learning opportunities, to make the school run more efficiently, and to enable real-time communication and collaboration.Learning, Not Testing. As a charter school, the Lab School has full autonomy with curriculum, enabling a constructivist, student-centered approach with less emphasis on test prep.