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Beautiful inspiration from Budapest
by JacquelineW on Oct 16, 2018   571   0
For the fourth year in a row, Judit Polgars’s annual Global Chess Festival in Budapest inspired the world with a beautiful message: chess has a thousand different...
The binding power of chess: A lesson from Judit Polgar
by JacquelineW on Oct 10, 2018, updated Oct 11, 2018   884   0
To many people chess is a pleasant pastime, a board game they can play with a friend. Others see it as a form of art, a theme that inspires literary pieces, dance and m...
Chessto keeps chess learners in the flow (Release...
Chessity on Oct 9, 2018, updated Oct 24, 2018   1196   0
As a teacher your time is a precious resource. That’s why we created Chessto. In a previous blog, we described Chessto’s role as a fully adaptive virtual ches...
Celebrate achievements with Chessity's new...
Chessity on Oct 4, 2018   1201   0
Have you ever seen a child filled with joy and pride as he or she achieved a goal? Or witnessed students who were celebrated for their accomplishments? It is the pow...
Let Chessto take the lead in the learning process...
Chessity on Sep 18, 2018, updated Oct 3, 2018   626   0
I love Chessto! Can we have more of him? Immediately since his introduction 10 months ago, our little AI robot Chessto has been a huge hit. Good news: Ches...
Discover the smart way to teach chess (Release News #1)
Chessity on Sep 15, 2018, updated Oct 10, 2018   463   0
Last week, we released a new version of Chessity and there is more to come over the next few days. Chessity’s September 2018 release is all about making chess easy:...
Surprising Benefits Of Playing Chess For Children
by fredrik on Apr 10, 2018, updated Apr 12, 2018   450   6
What is the first thought that crosses your mind when someone mentions chess? Do you see it as a game which can only be played by the intellectuals? Or probably, you visu...
Improve your chess with the personal dashboard
Chessity on Feb 22, 2018   1521   3
How far have you progressed with the chess lessons in Chessity? What are the strengths and weaknesses of your chess? And: how can you improve yourself? Insight into you...
Meet Chessto, your virtual chess teacher
Chessity on Jan 17, 2018, updated Jan 18, 2018   2716   3
Chessity has released the biggest update since the start of the program. The most striking new feature is the chess teaching robot Chessto. Chessto is our newest developm...
Chessity for fourth year in a row official partner...
Chessity on Jan 15, 2018, updated Jan 16, 2018   1705   0
The 80th edition of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee is on its way, and once more, the tournament organization has teamed up with Chessity. For the&...
Great e-tool for teaching chess: digital chess demo...
Chessity on Aug 31, 2017   4590   1
Still using a physical chess demo board? Here's why you won't be needing it any longer: Chessity provides chess coaches and teachers with a superb e-tool for chess teachi...
How to Get Far in Chess: Get the Basics Right
by chesskontakt on Jul 14, 2017   1640   8
Master the basics – only then you can go any further You study hard to be better at chess. You spend hours and hours accumulating knowledge of all stages of the ga...
First Chessity Pawn Diploma awarded in Brazil
by JacquelineW on Apr 28, 2017   1260   6
Maria Elisa Prado Texeira is the first chess student in Brazil who has been awarded the Chessity Pawn Diploma! The diploma was presented to her yesterday by Marcel Pruijt...
Race your own Formula 1 car in the new racing game
Chessity on Apr 13, 2017   1362   0
Chessity has a special gift for all young Formula 1 fans: a new chess learning game in which you get to drive your own Formula 1 car. The new racing game is included in t...
Why all Formula 1 drivers should play chess
by JacquelineW on Mar 23, 2017   1759   2
When three-time Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton was asked to name a second favorite sport, the Mercedes driver's answer surprised many: "Do you know that I have...
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