International Chess Federation
Friday, 12 May 2023 08:35
FIDE Education Commission announces new “Preparation of Teachers” course

FIDE Chess in Education Commission is pleased to announce the dates of the new Preparation of Teachers course.

Two courses are scheduled one straight after the other with different times so that people in different time zones get reasonable hours in one of the two courses.

The courses will be held online in English from June 2-4 and June 9-11, 2023.

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

Based upon their exam results, the participants qualify for the FIDE title of School Instructor.

Read the detailed course description below:

Candidates who wish to attend the course must complete and return the following registration forms

For 2-4 June 2023 attendance:

For 9-11 June 2023 attendance:

The cut-off date for applications is May 26. Applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and the maximum number of places on each course is 20.

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