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The Best Chess Tutors in California

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Joshua S.
60/hour

Torrance, CA

An award winning Public Speaker and Business ESL Trainer

I have been playing chess for 35 years. I play generally three times a week and win regularly. I have taught the game to over 100 people in my life. I mentor a number of young people who strongly believe that my chess instruction... read more

60/hour
4.5 (4)
16 hours tutoring
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I have been playing chess for 35 years. I play generally three times a week and win regularly. I have taught the game to over 100 people in my life. I mentor a number of young people who strongly believe that my chess instruction... read more

David B.
17/hour

Riverside, CA

UC English Instructor/History Teacher

Chess is by far my favorite pastime, and has been for some years now. In high school I was actively involved in the chess club, and took first place in the two tournaments that I participated in. I love reading books on chess... read more

17/hour
3.9 (11)
19 hours tutoring
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Chess is by far my favorite pastime, and has been for some years now. In high school I was actively involved in the chess club, and took first place in the two tournaments that I participated in. I love reading books on chess... read more

Kevin C.
75/hour

Berkeley, CA

Theology Geek: Greek, Latin, Proofreading, Writing, ACT-SAT-GRE

I was vice president of my chess club in college, and admittedly spent way too much time playing chess on Yahoo. Though by no means am I an expert, I could teach beginners and raise them to intermediate status. read more

75/hour
5.0 (15)
62 hours tutoring
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I was vice president of my chess club in college, and admittedly spent way too much time playing chess on Yahoo. Though by no means am I an expert, I could teach beginners and raise them to intermediate status. read more

Negeen F.
55/hour

Irvine, CA

Chess as a hobby!

I have played chess as a hobby since I was a young child and can teach the basics of how to play. I used to play online as well. I have learned how to play in Farsi and can also teach in Farsi. read more

55/hour
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I have played chess as a hobby since I was a young child and can teach the basics of how to play. I used to play online as well. I have learned how to play in Farsi and can also teach in Farsi. read more

GLENN T.
60/hour

San Francisco, CA

Creative, comprehensive financial consultant for English, math

I have played chess for more than 30 years and have won several tournaments. I love the game and have taught chess to many students over the years. It is an easy game to learn but a difficult game to master. It is a fine test for the... read more

60/hour
4.7 (254)
829 hours tutoring
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I have played chess for more than 30 years and have won several tournaments. I love the game and have taught chess to many students over the years. It is an easy game to learn but a difficult game to master. It is a fine test for the... read more

Alexandr Z.
21/hour

Apple Valley, CA

CM (Candidate Master)

My FIDE rating is 2099. I also have a title of Candidate Master awarded by Ukrainian Chess Federation. I have been working as a private chess coach for two years. read more

21/hour
4.9 (37)
85 hours tutoring
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My FIDE rating is 2099. I also have a title of Candidate Master awarded by Ukrainian Chess Federation. I have been working as a private chess coach for two years. read more

Madeline A.
50/hour

Richmond, CA

Knowledgeable, Meticulous, and Passionate Harvard Tutor/Teacher

I am currently a chess instructor with the company Chess Scholars. I teach students K-6 at all levels. I teach a curriculum based on a belt system (similar to karate) and am solely responsible for the curriculum and instruction for... read more

50/hour
5.0 (23)
25 hours tutoring
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I am currently a chess instructor with the company Chess Scholars. I teach students K-6 at all levels. I teach a curriculum based on a belt system (similar to karate) and am solely responsible for the curriculum and instruction for... read more

Kelby K.
100/hour

Mountain View, CA

Chess Coach/ Psychology Tutor

I have been playing chess for the past 15 years. I'm a registered USCF member and regularly attend rated tournaments. I coached and proudly led as peer-elected president of the University of Miami chess team during my... read more

100/hour
5.0 (7)
74 hours tutoring
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I have been playing chess for the past 15 years. I'm a registered USCF member and regularly attend rated tournaments. I coached and proudly led as peer-elected president of the University of Miami chess team during my... read more

Mike G.
30/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Chess and Russian tutor

I started to teach children to play chess in 1979. In 1984, I worked with some world's best chess coaches and players like David Bronshtein and P. Kondratev. I am a winner of multiple chess tournaments. My student... read more

30/hour
5.0 (105)
232 hours tutoring
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I started to teach children to play chess in 1979. In 1984, I worked with some world's best chess coaches and players like David Bronshtein and P. Kondratev. I am a winner of multiple chess tournaments. My student... read more

Atousa P.
59/hour

Encino, CA

Woman Chess Grand Master

I am a Woman International Grandmaster in chess. I have my certificate in coaching, and have won many international tournaments. read more

59/hour
5.0 (48)
177 hours tutoring
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I am a Woman International Grandmaster in chess. I have my certificate in coaching, and have won many international tournaments. read more

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