Chess Educators promotes chess and education through its numerous chess programs in New York City schools and through the organization of top level National and International chess tournaments, championships and events.

Our Director, Beatriz Marinello, is a Woman International Master, an International Organizer, a world renowned chess coach of national champions and was the first woman to become President of the U.S. Chess Federation and the first woman to become Vice President of the World Chess Federation.

Beatriz is also a visionary whose humanitarian efforts have helped launch and sustain wonderful chess programs for at-risk-children in many countries.

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 Explore our programs and tournaments. Available Nationally and Internationally:

  • National and International Tournament and Championships. May be USCF and/or FIDE rated.
  • Programs for private and public schools
  • Advanced Gifted & Talented Programs,
  • Outreach Programs for at-risk-youth.
  • Senior Chess Programs
  • Private lessons and Group lessons
  • Holiday camps, Mini camps, Summer camps, Day camps…and more!