PHOENIX CHESS ACADEMY teaches Chess all over the Phoenix Valley in a fun and educational environment. We teach Private Elementary Schools, Homeschooling Programs, Advanced Group Lessons, Private Lessons, and Online Lessons. We work with all ages and all levels, adjusting to each student’s needs. In addition to concentration and discipline, trained Chess Players learn to maximize their strengths and minimize their weaknesses, learn how to stay focused when they are winning, and how to try even harder when they are losing. They learn to play every move, yet keep their mind open to creative solutions. Chess builds confidence because playing Chess really makes you smarter.And best of all, the more you learn about Chess the more you can appreciate the beauty and wonder of a well played-game, and you’ll understand why Chess is enjoyed by over a billion people, and has been the world’s most popular game for more than a thousand years. Our PhilosophyWe became Chess Instructors not only because we love the game, but because we believe that Chess greatly improved our lives. The discipline of Chess gave us focus and self-confidence that led to success in all areas of our lives. We believe that Chess instruction benefits students of all ages and experience levels, so we create an individual training plan for everyone of our students. Whatever their goals and aspirations are, we think every student can have their lives enriched with the right Chess Training.
Why are Tactics important? Tactics are 99% of Chess! Learning to identify and play tactics is a crucial skill for every Chess Player. Tactical excercises, along with playing, are the most important ways of practice for those who want to improve their rating and performance in Chess Tournaments.In this 1 hour Tactical Training the students will:1- Study Tactical Patterns (motifs).2- Expand their Tactics Vocabulary.3- Develop their Tactical Awareness. 4- Fine-tune their Calculation Method.5- Improve their Chess Vision. The training is open for ALL Competitive Players rated Under 2000.