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Successful Conference in Armenia

LearningChess presented its new Central- and Learning Management solution in the international conference entitled “Theoretical and Practical Issues of Chess Education in Schools”, which was held on the 1st and 2nd of October, in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia.

Chess in Schools Conference - Armenia - LearningChess

During the two-day conference, psychologists, sociologists, methodologists and chess trainers offered their reports that were introduced in accordance with the main topic sections of the conference listed below:

Chess Education and Personality Development
Socio-psychological issues of Chess Education
Chess Teachers’ Training and Professional Development
Technological and Methodological Aspects of Chess Education
Chess and Inclusive Education Practices

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More chess in schools can help lift economic growth, says John Adams

Kings, queens and bishops are part of the solution to Australia’s 21st century economic challenges, but not the monarchical or religious variety — chess, if more widely played, has the potential to boost innovation and economic growth, according to one avid player.

John Adams - Austrlian Chess Federation - LearningChess

John Adams – Picture: Kym Smith

Management consultant and former political adviser John Adams. ‘Chess improves cognitive ability and that in turn has strong relationship with economic growth’.

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COUNTRYWIDE SCHOLASTIC CHESS COOPERATION WITH THE CZECH CHESS FEDERATION

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The Czech Chess Federation has started a cooperation with LearningChess. The aim of the cooperation is to ensure a centrally managed, countrywide access to online chess education material and tools for Czech primary school teachers and students. The LearningChess method will also be used in the training of chess circles for children registered under the Czech Chess Federation.”

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NEW ONLINE CHESS, MATH, LOGIC AND ENGLISH CROSS CURRICULUM FOR PRE-SCHOOLS AND BILINGUAL SCHOOLS

 

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LearningChess introduces the new Chess, Math, Logic & English Learning cross-curriculum on the Online Educa Conference Berlin, December 2-4, 2015

It is a voiced, interactive tutor with simple chess, logic, mathematical tasks and English learning features meets the requirements of the Common European Framework of Reference.

 

 

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Rita Atkins, Partner Coach: Teaching children who differ in age and chess ability

Teaching children who differ in age and chess ability with LearningChess.net - Partner Coach - Rita Atkins

I am coaching chess in various schools in and around Cambridge UK. As I used to be a competitive chess player myself, getting hold of teaching materials has never really been a problem for me. Add in a projector and a laptop with Chessbase installed and I was ready to go in any classroom. I was not actively looking for new teaching aids so how come I fell in love with the online tutor LearningChess.net?

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