Schools Chess: New Horizons

The Development of Chess in European Countries

Jesper Hall  (Sweden)

Chairman, Education Commission European Chess Union

Presentation (in PDF)


Thinking About Chess as a Mechanism for Executive Function

Amanda Aldercotte  (Canada)
Social Psychologist
Centre for Family Research
University of Cambridge

 

Amanda Aldercotte, Social Psychologist, University of Cambridge, Thinking About Chess as a Mechanism for Executive Function

Presentation (in PDF)


Chess Effectiveness in Enhancing Students’ Academic and Cognitive Skills: a Meta-Analysis

Giovanni Sala (Italy)
Institute of Psychology, Health and Society
University of Liverpool

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Presentation (in PDF)

See also the more detailed presentation in the Chess and Mathematics session.