Chess in Education

The link between the study of chess and enhanced educational performance is well documented. For the sceptical (most of whom are, according to Kevin O'Connell, amongst the English-speaking nations), here are some links to help you sort your ideas out.

The Brazilian Project

Some quotes on Chess in Education

A detailed study on Chess in Californian Schools

Advice on how to start a School Chess Club

Canadian Chess Federation

Chess 'n' Math Organisation

Jonathan Levitt's page on Chess and Education

Another American site devoted to Chess in Schools

More Chess Links for Juniors

Yet more Chess in Schools

Kevin O'Connell's article

Hansard record of Commons Debate on Chess

More links


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