9 Queens: Empowerment through Chess

9 Queens is dedicated to empowering individuals and communities through chess by making the game fun, exciting, and accessible.

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Alexandra Kosteniuk

12th Women’s World Chess Champion

“I make an effort to support organizations like 9 Queens and share their commitment to popularizing chess. Chess Fest will be the second 9 Queens event I have supported and attended. ”


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Photo courtesy of Jeff Smith (www.jeffsmithusa.com)

Photo courtesy of Jeff Smith (www.jeffsmithusa.com)



This professional development workshop is designed to help teachers, librarians and volunteers how to play chess and use chess as a tool in their classrooms and programs. Arizona teachers participating in this workshop can receive professional development credit for attending. Participants will receive sample lesson plans, activity guides, and free chess sets to start their own program. For more information on this workshop email awalanski@9queens.org.

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Chess Teacher Training
March 2, 2013 9:00 am
March 2, 2013 2:00 pm
February 11, 2013