Benefits of Chess

 

Chess is one of the most powerful educational tools available to boost academic performance and promote social development.

 

Countless studies have shown that playing chess on a regular basis leads to significant improvement in critical thinking, and problem solving skills.

 

Academic Development

  • Concentration

  • Visualization

  • Planning

  • Calculation

  • Pattern Recognition

  • Predicting Consequences

  • Problem Solving

  • Critical Thinking

  • Logical Reasoning

  • Deductive Reasoning

  • Divergent Thinking

  • Retrograde Analysis

 

Through chess students discover their own unique strengths. They learn that everything they need to be successful is already inside them.

 

Social Development

  • Confidence

  • Courage

  • Discipline

  • Perseverance

  • Leadership

  • Integrity

  • Respect

  • Creativity

  • Vision

  • Humility

  • Compassion

  • Patience