All of the information for this week's lesson will be sent to you via an email using Constant Contact by 12pm noon Thursday. Please check all of you folders. You may email Robin at dcscholasticchess.org for information.
Please check your folders first.
The first class started Thursday, May 14, 2020 ending on June 11, 2020. This is a 5 week free chess program. The class will be held once a week on Thursdays.
This program is best suited for students in 4th to 12th grade who know how to start a chess game and how the pieces move. If you are a total beginner, Please sign up for the free Li Chess account and begin to memorize how pieces move and how to start a chess game before Thursday. This will improve your learning outcome.
The program is delivered in two parts. Zoom meeting platform and Li Chess.com platform. The student should have both pages open to quickly move from one platform to the next. The Li Chess.com platform will automatically start the tournament once you register 5 minutes before tournament.
The student must have access to internet. The lecture will be taught by National Master David Bennett. The lecture will be delivered via Zoom invitation for 30 minutes following with chess tournament on Li Chess .com. Please email Robin at email@example.com directly if you have questions.
Chess Girls DC presents a weekly class to engage families during the COVID quarantine.
This is the club tournament page. Click the link if you need help. Coach David will lecture for 30 minutes then you will be directed to open the tournament page.
The password will be emailed to you via a Constant Contact newsletter. This is a private tournament.
Assumption of Risk and Release of Liability regarding virtual classes, 3rd party online chess programs or tournament hosted by Chess Girls DC for and use of tournament Space for Parents,Teachers and persons who claim responsibility of student.
By registering for the physical chess tournaments, virtual lessons or virtual chess tournament through a 3rd party, I am aware, my child is communicating, participating or attending chess tournament/ lessons hosted by the Chess Girls DC Program (“Program”), a nonprofit organization. Images of my child may be used to promote the activities of the program on social media or Chess Girls DC/ DC Scholastic events website. By registering for this lesson or use of chess tournament Space, I agree to the following:
ASSUMPTION OF RISK: I understand that participation of the online lesson or use of the tournament Space is voluntary and that there are risks associated with use of the internet for lessons and chess program or Space for tournament. I voluntarily assume any such risks. My child will do his/her best to be well behaved and I agree to supervise my child, children at all times. I understand this is not a drop off program including online programing and communication.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: I do not release or assign responsibility of my Child or student to Chess Girls DC, it’s volunteers, vendors, contractors or officers. I knowingly release, waive, and forever discharge Chess Girls DC, its agents, employees, vendors, contractors, volunteers, officers, and trustees from any and all claims or liability for injury or damages (including loss or damage to property) arising from or attributable to my or my child’s presence during the chess tournament, unless it is due to willful or intentional misconduct or negligence.
DAMAGES: I agree to be held responsible for any damage done to the “Space” by my child, aside from normal wear and tear, that was a result of the conduct of me and my child to be determined by the “Space” in its sole discretion.
RULES: I agree to abide by the policies, rules, and regulations of the chess tournament/ online program and with all applicable state, federal, and city laws and regulations. If any laws, regulations, rules, or policies are broken, I understand that the organizer of event or “Space” may, in its sole discretion and in addition to any other remedy that may be available, terminate my participation in the chess tournament or online program under this Agreement and require me to leave immediately.
I have read and understood the above provisions and agree to be bound by them.
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