This is not simply about the game of Chess, it’s about using this incredible educational tool to complement the core curriculum by developing skills which are necessary to compete in the 21st Century Global Economy.
Research shows that systematic study of Chess can increase:
-Critical and Creative Thinking
-Average Daily Attendance
-Our Top-Flight Curriculum has been designed by Andrew Svehaug, a Former U.S. Scholastic Chess Champion, who has trained State and National Champions.
-Our program has been designed to specifically target the 21st Century Skills listed by the Partnership for 21st Century Skills.
-Our program assesses and measures each student’s growth