Varsity Track and Field meet over Zoom

Though our community could not be together physically, we found new ways to connect during distance learning. Alums, teachers and parents created virtual spaces for important conversations, wellness and even a few games. 

Members of the US Chicago cast

Students in music and performing arts classes haven't slowed down while at home. Here are just a few examples of how teachers have found ways to continue creative work after transitioning to distance learning. 

Teacher Talks: Victor Lin, Head of Jazz Studies

Victor Lin, Head of Jazz Studies, helps students forge lasting connections while learning to play a variety of instruments. With a strong emphasis on empathy and community, Victor creates an environment in which students feel safe to connect, take risks and create with one another. 

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