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28 May 2020

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Resilience and adaptability during lockdown

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This half term, our students have continued to produce brilliantly creative work despite not having access to the usual resources and face-to-face teaching that they have available to them at Chelsea Independent College.

Our Art students have submitted thoughtful and detailed portraits and fine art drawings. Even our teachers have continued to work hard and challenge themselves, with online CPD sessions run by the science department. These sessions have supported teachers in using online tools to provide high quality remote teaching, and have been an excellent opportunity to share best practice and top tips with each other.

A testament to the engaging online lessons has been the number of students tuning into them from around the world, across several time zones.

Parents and families have been sharing their positive experiences of our remote learning model, with one student saying that "with almost no lagging effects, the knowledge given by the teachers was as clear to me as if it was in the real class."  Another was delighted that they've "found online lessons very helpful and realistic!"

With feedback like this, we can’t wait to resume our classes after this half term break.

A huge well done and thank you to our students, families and teachers for their resilience and adaptability during this unique term.

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