International Chess Federation
Monday, 27 Feb 2023 12:49
EDU Commission announces its fourth "Preparation of Teachers" course

FIDE and its Chess in Education Commission are pleased to announce the dates of the newly revised Preparation of Teachers course.

The course will be held online in English from April 15-16, 2023.

The target audience is teachers, chess educators, beginner and advanced players with basic chess knowledge and experience working with children.

  • This brand-new course is focused on chess as an educational tool in the classroom.
  • Participants, based upon their exam results, qualify for the FIDE title of School Instructor.
  • Read the detailed course description here.

Candidates who wish to attend the course must complete and return the registration form.

The cut-off date for applications is April 10. Applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and the maximum number of places on the course is 30.

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