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The Best Chess Tutors in Illinois

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Daniel G.
40/hour

Peoria, IL

USCF Chess Expert (2019/2017 Peoria, IL Champion) and Other Subjects

I have played chess in some capacity from the age of 5. I have over 8 years of club level experience with the Greater Peoria Chess Federation (during which time I have won the 2019 and 2017 Peoria City Chess Championship, the... read more

40/hour
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I have played chess in some capacity from the age of 5. I have over 8 years of club level experience with the Greater Peoria Chess Federation (during which time I have won the 2019 and 2017 Peoria City Chess Championship, the... 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 (721)
4 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,767 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

Aditya G.
50/hour

Schaumburg, IL

Skilled Math and Chess Expert(USCF 2000+) Tutoring

I am dedicated to helping any dedicated student improve in any of the courses mentioned above. Chess: I am rated 2000+ and am an Expert. I have been playing chess for quite a few years. I am an Illinois Warren Junior Scholar. I have... read more

50/hour
5.0 (11)
10 hours tutoring Chess out of 21 hours
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I am dedicated to helping any dedicated student improve in any of the courses mentioned above. Chess: I am rated 2000+ and am an Expert. I have been playing chess for quite a few years. I am an Illinois Warren Junior Scholar. I have... read more

Vitaly N.
99/hour

Saint Louis, MO

International Chess Master

Each student will be designed with a powerful chess program tailored for his needs. Students can learn chess for fun or become chess professionals. The program encourages students to actively participate and explore all... read more

99/hour
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 1 hours
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Each student will be designed with a powerful chess program tailored for his needs. Students can learn chess for fun or become chess professionals. The program encourages students to actively participate and explore all... read more

Tom J.
35/hour

Cedar Lake, IN

Specialize in Elementary Math, ACT/SAT, Algebra, Science, Chess, ESL

I began playing when I was young and was part of the chess club in high school. I was champion of a boys' dorm tournament my first year of college. I recently ran a table at a local Boy Scout Jamboree for the Chess Merit... read more

35/hour
4.7 (80)
3 hours tutoring Chess out of 248 hours
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I began playing when I was young and was part of the chess club in high school. I was champion of a boys' dorm tournament my first year of college. I recently ran a table at a local Boy Scout Jamboree for the Chess Merit... read more

Austin E.
70/hour

Bourbonnais, IL

Chess Tutoring for Casual and Tournament Players

...ability. After this, studying chess tactics becomes crucial for the player looking to improve quickly. A mastery of chess tactics supplemented with a firm grasp of the endgame is the most effective road to chess success. Once students have a strong... read more

70/hour
5.0 (176)
473 hours tutoring Chess out of 485 hours
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...ability. After this, studying chess tactics becomes crucial for the player looking to improve quickly. A mastery of chess tactics supplemented with a firm grasp of the endgame is the most effective road to chess success. Once students have a strong... read more

KJ R.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Avid Chess Player with 16 years of chess experience

I’ve played in & won various tournaments throughout the years and I’ve introduced a long branch of chess players into the game & tutored them as well since 2014. My passion for chess makes teaching it 2nd nature. My fide... read more

50/hour
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I’ve played in & won various tournaments throughout the years and I’ve introduced a long branch of chess players into the game & tutored them as well since 2014. My passion for chess makes teaching it 2nd nature. My fide... read more

Sangmin P.
35/hour

Bettendorf, IA

Chess Instructor at a college program

My peak performance rating was 2275 USCF. My peak rating was 1999. I have been playing tournament chess since 2009. I have won 6 club tournaments including a county championship in 2017. I was a chess club manager for 4 years. read more

35/hour
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My peak performance rating was 2275 USCF. My peak rating was 1999. I have been playing tournament chess since 2009. I have won 6 club tournaments including a county championship in 2017. I was a chess club manager for 4 years. read more

Tapi C.
149/hour

Saint Charles, MO

Chessbase Tactics Training Grandmaster (informal rating)

...training for a standardized test than chess? You're sitting there for 2-3 hours, you're not allowed to talk, you have to solve a series of difficult problems on your own...that is a standardized test.' "Chess is an effective teaching tool because... read more

149/hour
4.9 (1093)
17 hours tutoring Chess out of 4,822 hours
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...training for a standardized test than chess? You're sitting there for 2-3 hours, you're not allowed to talk, you have to solve a series of difficult problems on your own...that is a standardized test.' "Chess is an effective teaching tool because... read more

Paula G.
24/hour

Union, MO

Patient Christian Bilingual Tutor

I win most of the games of chess that I play with kids and some that I play with adults. I have been playing since grade school and I am over 50. I am good at explaining things and I am willing to play "teaching games" in which I... read more

24/hour
4.9 (163)
642 hours tutoring
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I win most of the games of chess that I play with kids and some that I play with adults. I have been playing since grade school and I am over 50. I am good at explaining things and I am willing to play "teaching games" in which I... read more

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