Why Chess and Chess in Schools?

Why Chess and Chess in Schools?

Chess Introduces and Reinforces . . .

 

 Critical Thinking
  • Metacognition
  • Generating and Assessing Solutions
  • Planning Ahead
Life Skills
  • Time Management
  • Collaborative Problem-Solving
  • Decision-Making in a Real-World Environment

Standards-Based
Instruction
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Art, Music, PE
  • English Language Learning
Chess in Schools – Unparalleled Expertise
  • Programming – Initiated by the Alabama State Department of Education
  • Training – Professional Development Approved by ALSDE
  • Technology – ChessKid Training, Play, and Support
  • Support – On Site and Online
  • Resources – Created by Teachers for Teachers
Give your students the skills they need!