11/04/2010 06:45 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Student-Driven Lessons Fuel Creativity At Ohio School

At one Ohio school, teachers take a backseat, letting students drive hands-on classroom lessons.

Although the current national education dialogue centers around test scores, this non-traditional Akron, Ohio school has teachers assuming the role of "learning coaches" to engage students' creativity.

CNN's Steve Perry visited the school, interviewing students and administrators alike about the innovative curriculum.