Our private tutoring will be tailored to the specific needs, goals, learning capacity and temperament of your child. Such personalized curriculum and consideration provides attention not possible in a large group setting. The student’s learning is therefore greatly accelerated.
Through the game of chess, students confront issues of “risk versus reward,”“recovering from mistakes & miscalculations” and “maintaining one’s composure on a constantly changing battlefield.” Taught properly with our emphases, chess can provide a formidable life-skills preparation regimen.
We contend that a child may confront as many critical decisions in a single chess game as they may face in the course of an entire month in the real world. We consistently highlight the parallels of student’s choices on the board with their choices in life. In this way ,the lessons they glean from their setbacks and triumphs on the chess board can improve and transform their decision-making and character in the real world.
One of our screened, TB Tested and certified instructors will teach your child in the comfort of your home. Private chess tutoring has a way of enhancing a child’s self esteem as well as their love for the game. As you can imagine, having an instructor to oneself can be a confidence boosting experience. A student’s specific issues and questions can be addressed immediately—greatly accelerating his or her progress.
This level of commitment from the parents along with the child’s learning in the comfort and security of their own home reinforces the confidence of the most daring as well as the most timid student of chess. The who student that once avoided challenges begins to actively seek them out.
Your private chess coach will keep you apprised of local tournaments and all manner of chess related news and information to help your child develop and maintain an edge on the competition. Your child will be provided a USCF approved roll-up chess board, pieces and bag. They will have ample opportunities to earn additional prizes.
PARENTS CAN SIT IN ON THE LESSONS!
Yes, you have the option to learn with your child! The myriad benefits of a family learning chess together can be breathtaking. There is no bonding like the bonding of a parent and child across the chess board.
“Chess is an international passport and through the game you will have friends in all the cities of the world.”
~Elaine Pritcharii (80 years old German Chess player)