Chess Scholars hires only the very best chess instructors.Our instructors are not only very strong players but also very experienced, enthusiastic, fun-loving, patient, and dedicated teachers.They strike the right balance between learning and fun, thus ensuring not only the students’ chess growth but also their lifelong enjoyment of chess.

All our instructors have passed a rigorous background check and received structured formal training. Chess Scholars’ instructors have trained several scholastic Illinois State Champions. More importantly, they have instilled the love of chess into hundreds and hundreds of children, enhancing their motivation, social skills, as well as spatial and analytical reasoning.

Instructor giving prize to little kid