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Let all students learn chess for free with Chessity
Chessity on Mar 24, 2020   1363   3
Because of the coronavirus, all the time and energy of teachers currently goes into arranging distance learning and home-education for their students. So how great is ...
Extra veel dagelijkse toernooien op Chessity
Chessity on Mar 18, 2020, updated Mar 21, 2020   872   0
Nu de kinderen niet naar school gaan, is het nog veel drukker dan normaal in de online toernooien op Chessity. Om te voorzien in de enorme behoefte van kinderen om...
Do boys and girls learn chess differently?
Chessity on Nov 30, 2019, updated Dec 3, 2019   2359   1
Boys are better at learning to play chess than girls… or are they?  There is no doubt that in chess, there is a gender inequality between men and wome...
How to successfully get schools hooked on chess in...
Chessity on Jan 25, 2019   7366   3
Do you want to introduce chess to your local school? Do you want children and teachers to experience how fun and easy it is to learn chess with Chessity? Or would you lik...
Energizing chess collaboration: Tata Steel Chess and...
Chessity on Jan 24, 2019, updated Jan 25, 2019   2491   0
There's something magic about January. In this quiet, wintery month, the chess world sparkles into the new year with the Tata Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee.&nb...
It's raining chess certificates in São...
by catamara1 on Jan 2, 2019   3831   2
After a year of hard work, students from Colégio Catamarã (São Paulo, Brazil) are awarded Chessity Certificates. Students who are in the same class r...
Chessity diplomas at the Santa Cruz School
by santacruz1 on Jan 1, 2019, updated Jan 2, 2019   948   6
The Santa Cruz School in São Paulo, Brazil, adopted "Chessity" for the chess class. Students  learn Chess with joy and receive diplomas each time they reach a...
Beautiful inspiration from Budapest
by JacquelineW on Oct 16, 2018   2551   2
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   2131   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   5049   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   2210   1
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   1683   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   1680   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   2025   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   2400   4
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...
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