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Sam

Sam

Other: FIDE rating is 2005 (2016)
in primary and secondary schools and for the Kent Junior Chess Association alongside grandmasters John Emms and Chris Ward. I have also tutored many students privately 1-1. I am very calm and patient. I encourage my students to work through tactical combinations in a systematic way to avoid mistakes. There are already many ways to improve tactical ability with various online tactics training puzzles, so I focus on explaining the ideas behind combinations and long...

Volfango

Wigan
Chess
PGCE: PGCE Secondary with QTS (2007)
and secondaries schools, besides in several chess clubs. I am still teaching chess in primaries and secondaries schools and teaching chess campuses over summer or weekends. Overall I have taught chess in Italy, England, Wales and Spain. I am also a qualified teacher (PGCE) and, moreover, I have successfully passed a theoretical and practical course for chess tutors run by the Basque Chess Federation and, more recently, a similar one for the Italian Federation. In...

Hywel

Neath
Chess
PGCE: teaching qualification (2005)
grade of 1772. I have been teaching chess to newcomers of a local chess club, of which I am secretary, for many years and now teach chess in three private schools in the area. I currently tutor approximately eighty children from six to eleven, though I do also tutor teens and adults at the club. I have also lectured to adults and GCSE, holding a PGCE and CRB checks. I use puzzle workbooks, which i...
Richard

Richard

Bristol
Chess
Professional: Regional Master (2011)
DBS check. I have been tutoring maths and chess for many years. Recently I have been privately tutoring pupils in maths at key stage 2,3 and GCSE and also at AS-level. I am also privately tutoring chess to kids of various ages at present and would welcome any adults who wish to improve with some chess coaching. In the corporate world of computing I have taught people one-to-one in computer applications (inc. ECDL), programming and...
Manoharan

Manoharan

Harrow
Chess
Masters: International Financial Management (2011)
I conduct chess coaching for corporate and adults during weekends and also for individual and group adults. I am also involved in promoting chess in London among corporate and communities. I am interested in teaching chess for beginners and club players. I do also analyse games with club players and help in opening preparation for tournament players. Chess is been played by many kids around the world and in United Kingdom its growing rapidly. The...
Madara

Madara

Doctorate: Doctor of Psychology (2015)
thesis. Now I am living in London and back to chess, I play in Crystal Palace & Croydon Chess Club, see: **Web Address Removed**'s%20new.htm I have around 6 years experience teaching chess to primary school children and tutoring some adults back in Latvia, and I enjoyed it very much. Some of my students participated in chess tournaments and increased their chess levels. Some just played for fun and chess brought them much of joy and...
Tristram

Tristram

Cheltenham
Chess
Other: Registered member of the ECF (2016)
in chess lessons and teaching materials for many years, I have compiled my own teaching method on strategy in chess, based partly on aesthetic considerations, which I have formulated in a book. I used to have a chess link on my website **Web Address Removed** which was found to be useful. I emphasise a thorough grounding in chess strategy based partly on aesthetic principles which I formulated and also on a close study of grandmaster...
Anuradha

Anuradha

Kensington
Chess
Other: Rating 2039 (2013)
schools in London, including Knightsbridge, Eaton Square, Arnold House, Glandower, Mulberry House, Cavendish School, St. Savoiurs, Southbank International etc. I also teach in chess clubs at Swiss Cottage and Belgravia. I also teach intermediate level at RAC, Pall Mall. I have been a chess coach from past 8 years. I enjoy teaching beginners from basics of chess. I love to see them making good moves and planning ahead. I teach chess as life, for you...
William

William

Putney
Chess
Professional: Coaching (2014)
being one of the top young British players, my competition coming in the form of David Howells. I won individual and team competitions on a national level, captained Somerset, my college, had a chess scholarship to Berkshire, and recently beat a grandmaster! i coach chess to individuals and run chess/ chess clubs at schools. The age range I coach varies from 6-40 Keep it fun and ask lots of open questions. I will guide but...
Conrad

Conrad

Keston
Chess
Bachelors: Economics (2016)
Economics, English, and non-verbal reasoning. Ensuring tutees reach their potential is important to me, whether they are struggling with work or achieving an A* at Maths A-level aged 14, as one of my recent tutees did. Qualifications: 2.1 Cambridge Economics A-Level: Economics, Maths, Further Maths A*s, German A AS-Level: Physics and Critical Thinking As GSCE: 11 A*s including German and French Tutored over two hundred hours. Prepared and took chess lessons for groups of 20...

Levels We Offer For Chess Lessons: Beginner chess, Intermediate chess, Advanced chess

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