Bring Chess into the Classroom
Train of Thought is a chess education program that teaches leadership through the game of chess. Since 2006, we've partnered with more than 100 schools across the U.S. and have taught more than 25,000 K-12th grade students.
Our coaches are trained to teach students to take the skills they learn from the chessboard and apply them to life. Our dynamic chess curriculum compliments a variety of learning styles with captivating lessons, fun activities, challenging exercises, problems, and puzzles.
We have a variety of options for grades K-12:
Elective (UC Approved)
Practice and Play
Chess is the most powerful tool available to accelerate cognitive and character development. Our program is designed to help students discover their own unique strengths.