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.

11/01/2014

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.

09/20/2014

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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.

07/20/2012

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.

01/09/2011