Beginner (K - 4) Wednesday Students who are passionate about learning chess will benefit from this program although no prior experience is necessary. Learn and think at a higher level through proper movement of each piece, board coordinates, castling, check, captures, checkmate, stalemate and more.
Intermediate * (K and up) Thursday Learn chess through a “hands on” approach. Solve various strategical problems from a variety of opening, middle-game and endgame positions. Students compete with one another.
*Knowledge of chess rules required. Some USCF tournament experience preferred.
Robert Guevara, United States Chess Federation National Master, has competed in over 500 tournaments and has trained several of the top K-12 chess players in the U.S. over the past 14 years. He is the former trainer of the top 9 year old in the nation.
New York Music & Arts Inc. 41 S. Middle Neck Rd., Great Neck (516) 858-0618