2013

Most scholars, educators and parents will all agree that "it takes a village to raise a child" and in the grand scheme of the overall education of a young mind, our Chess is Life program is a piece of the puzzle in the "village" that is meant to be a tool to aide and assist the instruction and education of our children.  

We started to develop a full curriculum for our teaching and promoting chess in schools & libraries as a pre-cursor to provide the techniques to "support and complement" the general school curriculum with contributions to an already successful educational process by:

Challenging and expanding upon children’s core understanding of intelligence.
Increasing Complex Cognitive Thinking

    • Problem Solving
    • Deductive Reasoning
    • Decision Making

 

Enhancing and Increasing:

    • Critical Thinking
    • Analytical Thinking
    • Tactical Thinking
    • Strategic Thinking
    • Stimulation of Creativity
    • Problem-Solving
    • Deductive Reasoning
    • Decision-Making
    • Pattern Recognition

 

Providing Everyday Life Skills

    • Self-Discipline
    • Patience
    • Endurance
    • Self-Development
    • Logically thinking things through thoroughly before reacting