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ECU School Chess Teacher Training Course
United Kingdom

The ECU School Chess Teacher training course comprises two days of interactive presentations, group discussions and practical exercises. The focus of the course is on the teaching aspects of chess. The course is suitable for teachers and tutors who want to make chess an exciting and educational experience for children.

The ECU School Chess Teacher Certificate is available to those who complete the course and pass an online test taken at the end of the course. The Certificate is awarded by the European Chess Union (ECU) to recognise that the individual has an adequate level of chess knowledge and is familiar with didactical methods for the classroom.

Schedule

Saturday 14 October 2017

09:30 Arrival and refreshments

10.00 Course starts

  • Introduction

  • Classroom Chess

  • Language of Chess

  • History of Chess

  • The Pieces

  • Minigames

  • Didactic Model

  • Teaching Checkmate

  • Organising Competitions

18:00 End of first day

Sunday 15 October 2017

10.00 – 17.00

  • Lesson Planning

  • Behaviour

  • Teaching tactics

  • Problem solving

  • Social chess

Benefits

The course helps you to build up your teaching skills in chess so as to improve the general educational attainment of children. You can showcase this qualification on your CV and LinkedIn profile. The course qualifies towards Continuing Professional Development and is recognised across Europe by virtue of being accredited by the European Chess Union.

Informations

  • Date

    October 14 - 15

  • Location

    The George Devonshire

  • Event name

    ECU School Chess Teacher Training Course

  • Event's address

    8 Burlington Lane London W4 2QE United Kingdom

  • Organizer

    European Chess Union

  • Website

    Click here

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Judit Polgar Chess Foundation
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