10 research reports into chess and education

It is the question we are always asked. Here are 10 must-read articles showing the benefits of chess in education. This article will be updated from time to time. 1) Chess development in Aberdeen’s primary schools: A study of literacy and social capital Forrest, D., Davidson, I., Shucksmith, J., & Glendinning, T. …

Chess and Mathematics

First Rank is a fortnightly term-time newsletter for everyone interested in chess for education. In this issue, we present an early view of the recently concluded Erasmus+ CHAMPS which developed an innovative approach to teaching mathematics through the medium of chess.  The material will form the basis for an ECU Chess and Maths course for primary teachers …