Consider this your gateway to understanding Chess in Education (CIE).

Here you will find what CIE is, what its benefits are, and why both teachers and students embrace it. You will learn the pedagogical theory driving today’s CIE best practices. You can review the research supporting the use of chess in schools.

Finally, you can learn about the different varieties of CIE being used,  and understand the practical issues educational administrators face in thinking about how to implement a Chess in Education program.

Explore the topics below (or in the Learn sub-menu) to get started.