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The Best Chess Tutors in Chicago, IL

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Yuri A.
50/hour

Wheeling, IL

US Chess Master, lecturer and tournament director

I lectured and taught all levels from beginners to advanced players on basics, openings, middlegame strategy and endgame technique. I believe the best way to improve is 2-fold: understand your own games and go over high-level chess games... read more

50/hour
4.8 (25)
43 hours tutoring Chess out of 98 hours
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I lectured and taught all levels from beginners to advanced players on basics, openings, middlegame strategy and endgame technique. I believe the best way to improve is 2-fold: understand your own games and go over high-level chess games... read more

Brandon E.
25/hour

Melrose Park, IL

A true master is an eternal student

My name is Brandon E., I've been playing chess since I was a young lad but I've only recently begun studying the game rigorously. I joined a competitive chess club about eight months ago and it really motivated me to... read more

25/hour
4.9 (52)
180 hours tutoring Chess out of 181 hours
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My name is Brandon E., I've been playing chess since I was a young lad but I've only recently begun studying the game rigorously. I joined a competitive chess club about eight months ago and it really motivated me to... read more

Darrion T.
40/hour

Park Forest, IL

Chess Instructor

My rating on chess.com is a 1412 in daily chess and a 1370 in bullet chess with a RD of 88. Also, I have participated in many chess meets in high school winning about 75% of my individual matches at 1st chair. I have studied... read more

40/hour
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My rating on chess.com is a 1412 in daily chess and a 1370 in bullet chess with a RD of 88. Also, I have participated in many chess meets in high school winning about 75% of my individual matches at 1st chair. I have studied... read more

Joseph S.
55/hour

Hanover Park, IL

All Ages Chess Instructor

When many of these chess players went onto high school at West Chicago High, a chess team was initiated, and three years later I became the chess coach and still am after 10 years. My chess teaching has extended to a... read more

55/hour
5.0 (51)
120 hours tutoring Chess out of 120 hours
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When many of these chess players went onto high school at West Chicago High, a chess team was initiated, and three years later I became the chess coach and still am after 10 years. My chess teaching has extended to a... read more

Aladdin A.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

A Well-Rounded, Experienced, and Science-Oriented Tutor

I am a chess player and coach. I won numerous tournaments in middle and high school and also college. read more

50/hour
4.9 (650)
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,283 hours
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I am a chess player and coach. I won numerous tournaments in middle and high school and also college. read more

JJ L.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

USCF expert

I am a USCF (us chess federation) rated chess player, rated 2026, which puts me at the title of 'expert'. I have played over 100 rated tournaments, and in the past 12 games against masters (2200+ rated players) my score has... read more

40/hour
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I am a USCF (us chess federation) rated chess player, rated 2026, which puts me at the title of 'expert'. I have played over 100 rated tournaments, and in the past 12 games against masters (2200+ rated players) my score has... read more

Maria T.
25/hour

Chicago, IL

Fun and Knowledgeable Chess Tutor

Having played chess since childhood, I have an excellent grasp of the rules, as well as of the strategies to win. I have experience teaching children how to play the game well. As a reflective player, I can help students recognize the... read more

25/hour
5.0 (183)
427 hours tutoring
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Having played chess since childhood, I have an excellent grasp of the rules, as well as of the strategies to win. I have experience teaching children how to play the game well. As a reflective player, I can help students recognize the... read more

Anjella M.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Test Prep Tutor Specializing in ACT, MCAT, and Math

I learned how to play chess while I was in elementary school. Since then, I participated and won awards in chess tournaments throughout elementary and middle school. While in elementary and middle school, I also taught other students... read more

35/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I learned how to play chess while I was in elementary school. Since then, I participated and won awards in chess tournaments throughout elementary and middle school. While in elementary and middle school, I also taught other students... read more

Philip H.
55/hour

Chicago, IL

Yale Undergrad Chess Tutor

I started my high school’s Chess team in 2016. I was the 3rd ranked player on a team that placed 2nd in Chicago. I also went to the Illinois State Tournament. I know many openings, and I have lots of experience teaching... read more

55/hour
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I started my high school’s Chess team in 2016. I was the 3rd ranked player on a team that placed 2nd in Chicago. I also went to the Illinois State Tournament. I know many openings, and I have lots of experience teaching... read more

Robert M.
32/hour

Evanston, IL

Class A Chess Player

I received a Class A rating of 1895 as determined by the United States Chess Federation. Three- time 1st place Team State Champion, one-time 2nd place Team State Champion. Three-time qualifying Individual Varsity Championships. read more

32/hour
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I received a Class A rating of 1895 as determined by the United States Chess Federation. Three- time 1st place Team State Champion, one-time 2nd place Team State Champion. Three-time qualifying Individual Varsity Championships. read more

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