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CHESS AND SOCIETY PROGRAMME FINAL
|Chess and Society: 2015|
|DAY 1||Saturday 5th December Photos|
|11.00||Conference Opening and Welcome: Pembroke Suite
Malcolm Pein: Chief Executive, Chess in Schools and Communities, UK
John Foley: Conference Director
Stefan Löffler: Programme Director
Chess and Society: an Overview
School Chess: New Horizons
Chess with Refugees
Chess and Old People
Chess in Prisons
The Role of Families
Chess in the Community
Integration and Inclusion
Lobbying for School Chess
|World Café Debates (optional)
Where to invest public money on chess?
Do we teach the wrong chess in schools?
Why do boys dominate school chess, and what should be done about it?
Let´s make chess life more friendly!
What is the earliest and latest age to start learning chess?
Does chess need to be more inclusive?
Neoclassical chess: an alternative for school and competitive chess?
|18.30||End of First Day|
|DAY 2||Sunday 6th December|
|9.00||Teaching Life Skills through Chess
Chess and Mathematics
Psycho-Motor Skills Development
Social Opportunities for National Federations
Online Chess Teaching Resources
Chess and Football
Training Teachers to Teach Chess
Chess Against Addiction (shifted to 13.30-15.00)
Setting Goals in Chess and Life
Chess for Children with ADHD
|13.00||Early Years Chess I||Economics of Chess||Scholastic Chess|
|14.00||Early Years Chess II||Business Models for School Chess||Excellence in Teaching Chess|
Social Projects Competition – The Final
Review and Outlook: Social Investing in Chess
|17.00||End of Conference|