Chess in the Schools

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NYC Students, NYPD Officers Come Together For Chess Tournament

The event, being held at 1 Police Plaza, invited 150 inner-city public school students between the ages of 8 and 18 years old to compete with 50 uniformed NYPD officers in a chess tournament.


Kids participate in the Chess-in-the-Parks Tournament in Central Park on Saturday, Sept. 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Kids Turn Out In Central Park For Chess-In-The-Parks Tournament

It was a beautiful day to get an outdoor workout Saturday, but mental exercise took over Central Park.


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‘Chess In The Schools’ Helping Local Students Beat The Summer Slide

A lot of kids give their brains a break during the summer, but others are using brain games to stay sharp.


Chess Tournament

Nonprofit Brings Chess Into The Classroom

When you think about the game of chess, you think about concentration, making good choices and having great sportsmanship, but a nonprofit is making players think about good grades, high attendance and lifelong friends.