With schools being closed due to COVID-19 student learning outside the traditional school has been introduced. This has meant solutions like virtual/ online learning or home-schooling began in Term 2. Teachers in the Ballarat Diocese are making the necessary changes to ensure that students and families are supported in this time.
St Alipius Parish School in Ballarat East is one such school and the reflections below emulate this:
Reflection from Sienna, a student can be read here.
You can read here the reflection from Tammy, a parent.
Michael Marshall offers a reflection as a teacher here. Michael gives his students a daily video and a snippet of one of these can be viewed below:
Principal, Eileen Rice provides a view on leading during the pandemic which can be read here.
See happy photos of home learning below: