It is founded by a MIT grad with some mit principles.
It dated back to 2007, with a collaboration with Stanford University’s EPGY for the summer institute program, a joint experimental program lasted for one year.
It has taught SAT and various AP courses, exam-prep types of things.
Most of the time it is described (by a Harvard guy) a “one man’s college”.
It explores various possibilities related to education: technologies, gaming.
It tries to leverage whatever comes to his way. For example art, when resource of art is made available to him, he tries to make some sense out of art.
It is completely free exploring, open, welcome any new idea and resource.
It is meant to be forever going, a family thing, tradition, if you like.