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Dennis E. Palos Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dennis E.
70/hour

Palos Hills, IL

Chess Tutor

1700+ rating on chess.com in rapid and blitz time formats which is the 97th percentile. See Dennis's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (5)
15 hours tutoring
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1700+ rating on chess.com in rapid and blitz time formats which is the 97th percentile. See Dennis's full profile

Robert K. Milwaukee, WI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert K.
60/hour

Milwaukee, WI

Chess Coach/Tutor

I've played chess since I was a child and started playing competitively in high school 20 years ago. I've coached chess clubs at schools I've worked in and have participated in many USCF online tournaments and 1 in... See Robert's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring Chess out of 12 hours
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I've played chess since I was a child and started playing competitively in high school 20 years ago. I've coached chess clubs at schools I've worked in and have participated in many USCF online tournaments and 1 in... See Robert's full profile

Jacob C. Detroit, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacob C.
80/hour

Detroit, MI

Chess Enthusiast Rated >1500 Daily Chess

I learned chess at a young age, and began to take the game much more seriously during the lockdowns of 2020. In the time since, my correspondence rating has risen to over 1500, putting me in the top 3% of all players. I have completed over... See Jacob's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (420)
1,914 hours tutoring
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I learned chess at a young age, and began to take the game much more seriously during the lockdowns of 2020. In the time since, my correspondence rating has risen to over 1500, putting me in the top 3% of all players. I have completed over... See Jacob's full profile

Nick N. Madison, WI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nick N.
50/hour

Madison, WI

All levels of math, elementary to adult

I've tutored all levels of mathematics to students of all ages, including adults. I believe a solid understanding of mathematics is essential to a well-rounded education, and my goal is not only for the student to be able to successfully complete... See Nick's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (24)
42 hours tutoring
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I've tutored all levels of mathematics to students of all ages, including adults. I believe a solid understanding of mathematics is essential to a well-rounded education, and my goal is not only for the student to be able to successfully complete... See Nick's full profile

Honorius C. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Honorius C.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Chess specialist

Besides my students having knowledge in chess, they also receive many ideas about life, strategy applied in different subjects, behavior and education, so the students and parents can easily see the benefits of chess. I have a... See Honorius's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (9)
28 hours tutoring Chess out of 28 hours
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Besides my students having knowledge in chess, they also receive many ideas about life, strategy applied in different subjects, behavior and education, so the students and parents can easily see the benefits of chess. I have a... See Honorius's full profile

Aladdin A. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
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. See Aladdin's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (761)
4 hours tutoring Chess out of 3,068 hours
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I am a chess player and coach. I won numerous tournaments in middle and high school and also college. See Aladdin's full profile

Ezekiel H. Grand Rapids, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ezekiel H.
40/hour

Grand Rapids, MI

Enthusiastic and Passionate Chess Tutor

Currently employed chess instructor for 3&Up Game Lounge. In 2013 I was vice president of the Michigan State chess club while in 2014 I was the president. See Ezekiel's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (686)
1,476 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,476 hours
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Currently employed chess instructor for 3&Up Game Lounge. In 2013 I was vice president of the Michigan State chess club while in 2014 I was the president. See Ezekiel's full profile

Annie M. Southfield, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Annie M.
40/hour

Southfield, MI

Experienced Mathematics Tutor and Educator

I have experience as a chess player in middle and high school. In addition, I was the assistant chess coach at the high school where I taught. I helped coach our team for 5 years. I enjoy chess because it helps to develop... See Annie's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (243)
450 hours tutoring
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I have experience as a chess player in middle and high school. In addition, I was the assistant chess coach at the high school where I taught. I helped coach our team for 5 years. I enjoy chess because it helps to develop... See Annie's full profile

Patrick P. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick P.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Chess camp counselor; USCF 1650

I am a 1650 USCF rated player. I have played in numerous tournaments. I also was a chess camp counselor. See Patrick's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
32 hours tutoring
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I am a 1650 USCF rated player. I have played in numerous tournaments. I also was a chess camp counselor. See Patrick's full profile

Joshua F. Plainfield, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joshua F.
60/hour

Plainfield, IL

Chess professional with 40 years experience.

I have been playing chess since I was eight years old. I joined the Curie High School chess team in 1978 and quickly rose to be the Captain and first board of the team. I also served as the President of the Chess Club. After... See Joshua's full profile

60/hour
34 hours tutoring
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I have been playing chess since I was eight years old. I joined the Curie High School chess team in 1978 and quickly rose to be the Captain and first board of the team. I also served as the President of the Chess Club. After... See Joshua's full profile

Justin D. Grand Rapids, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Justin D.
60/hour

Grand Rapids, MI

99th percentile chess player; USCF national master

I have been playing chess for 25+ years and attained the title of National Master. My peak rating (2250) put me in the 99th percentile of all players in the United States. I am active on chess.com and my peak blitz rating there (2416) put... See Justin's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (42)
34 hours tutoring Chess out of 109 hours
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I have been playing chess for 25+ years and attained the title of National Master. My peak rating (2250) put me in the 99th percentile of all players in the United States. I am active on chess.com and my peak blitz rating there (2416) put... See Justin's full profile

Vijval P. East Lansing, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vijval P.
50/hour

East Lansing, MI

Experiences Chess Player

I have been playing and teaching chess for many years. My students have ranged from ages 4 through adult. I fell in love with chess 8 years ago and have been playing ever since. As a chess player, I am familiar with the... See Vijval's full profile

50/hour
4.7 (15)
55 hours tutoring
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I have been playing and teaching chess for many years. My students have ranged from ages 4 through adult. I fell in love with chess 8 years ago and have been playing ever since. As a chess player, I am familiar with the... See Vijval's full profile

Philip H. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Philip H.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Yale Competitive Chess Player and Experienced Tutor

I am a competitive chess player who has competed in state and city-wide competitions. I also started the Latin high school team that placed 2nd in the city of Chicago. I have worked with students of all ages on the openings, theory, and... See Philip's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (28)
18 hours tutoring Chess out of 63 hours
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I am a competitive chess player who has competed in state and city-wide competitions. I also started the Latin high school team that placed 2nd in the city of Chicago. I have worked with students of all ages on the openings, theory, and... See Philip's full profile

Lance G. Ironwood, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lance G.
43/hour

Ironwood, MI

Chess Coach with Six Years of Experience

I have been teaching chess for six years now. My experience has included teaching for and directing after-school programs, instructing and managing summer-camps, and teaching one-on-one private lessons. Several teams I coached went on to... See Lance's full profile

43/hour
5.0 (834)
788 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,774 hours
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I have been teaching chess for six years now. My experience has included teaching for and directing after-school programs, instructing and managing summer-camps, and teaching one-on-one private lessons. Several teams I coached went on to... See Lance's full profile

Bina K. Kalamazoo, MI, available for in-person tutoring
Bina K.
60/hour

Kalamazoo, MI

Highly Qualified Teacher with M.A. and K-8 Teaching Certification

Chess is a game I have always played with my son since he was very little. It is a challenging yet very interesting game. I enjoy it very much and would love playing it at every opportunity I get. See Bina's full profile

60/hour
4.7 (3)
7 hours tutoring
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Chess is a game I have always played with my son since he was very little. It is a challenging yet very interesting game. I enjoy it very much and would love playing it at every opportunity I get. See Bina's full profile

Eric B. Grawn, MI, available for in-person tutoring
Eric B.
15/hour

Grawn, MI

Tutoring children ages 3-18 in all subjects

To potential students: I learned how to play chess in 6th grade. Since then I have taught children as young as age 5 how to play. It's a great way to relax! See Eric's full profile

15/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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To potential students: I learned how to play chess in 6th grade. Since then I have taught children as young as age 5 how to play. It's a great way to relax! See Eric's full profile

Staten Island, NY Tutoring
Jonathan R.
60/hour

Chess Instructor - Peak USCF rating of 2006 (EXPERT)

have been A competitive chess player for 14 years and have been teaching chess for ten years. I have a peak USCF Rating of over 2006 which is considered an EXPERT level chess player. I also have a peak Blitz rating of 2024 on... See Jonathan's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (74)
267 hours tutoring Chess out of 267 hours
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have been A competitive chess player for 14 years and have been teaching chess for ten years. I have a peak USCF Rating of over 2006 which is considered an EXPERT level chess player. I also have a peak Blitz rating of 2024 on... See Jonathan's full profile

Brooklyn, NY Tutoring
Alisher P.
60/hour

National Chess Master with 2272 rating.

I am a National Chess Master with a rating of 2272. I have played over 500 rated tournament games and can play blindfold chess. I've tutored many people to become better players and can do the same for you! See Alisher's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (22)
45 hours tutoring Chess out of 42 hours
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I am a National Chess Master with a rating of 2272. I have played over 500 rated tournament games and can play blindfold chess. I've tutored many people to become better players and can do the same for you! See Alisher's full profile

Baltimore, MD Tutoring
Theodore E.
60/hour

Chess Player with Tournament Experience, top 1.5% of chess.com players

I am a USCF tournament chess player, with OTB rating of 1550, chess.com blitz rating of 2030, lichess blitz rating of 2140. Haven't played in tournaments for a while so my otb rating is much lower than it should be, but chess.com is a... See Theodore's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (366)
733 hours tutoring Chess out of 733 hours
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I am a USCF tournament chess player, with OTB rating of 1550, chess.com blitz rating of 2030, lichess blitz rating of 2140. Haven't played in tournaments for a while so my otb rating is much lower than it should be, but chess.com is a... See Theodore's full profile

Tustin, CA Tutoring
Rama G.
30/hour

Experienced and Effective Chess Tutor

* Hello friend, I have been tutoring since 2016 - even before I found Wyzant. I am a very effective chess tutor/chess coach for anyone from an absolute beginner to an intermediate tournament player. I have competed in over 50... See Rama's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (92)
333 hours tutoring Chess out of 332 hours
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* Hello friend, I have been tutoring since 2016 - even before I found Wyzant. I am a very effective chess tutor/chess coach for anyone from an absolute beginner to an intermediate tournament player. I have competed in over 50... See Rama's full profile

Temple Hills, MD Tutoring
Walt L.
40/hour

Level One Certified Chess Coach

I have played the game of chess for over 20 years. The last 5 years I have been working with beginners to learn the game and advanced players to improve their game. I am a member of the U.S Chess Federation, and a member of the... See Walt's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (419)
1,261 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,261 hours
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I have played the game of chess for over 20 years. The last 5 years I have been working with beginners to learn the game and advanced players to improve their game. I am a member of the U.S Chess Federation, and a member of the... See Walt's full profile

Bay Shore, NY Tutoring
Michael P.
30/hour

United States Chess Federation Expert

I am ranked as a chess expert by the United States Chess Federation. I have played in many USCF sanctioned chess tournaments. I teach at chess camps in the summer and have also run chess clubs and have directed... See Michael's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (410)
553 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,734 hours
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I am ranked as a chess expert by the United States Chess Federation. I have played in many USCF sanctioned chess tournaments. I teach at chess camps in the summer and have also run chess clubs and have directed... See Michael's full profile

Minneapolis, MN Tutoring
Dipankar G.
60/hour

International Chess Coach with 16 years experience (USCF rating 1965)

As a coach, I have trained over 150 students ages 5 to 80 for 6+ years. My students have gained more than 500 rating points in a span of 3 months. Several of my students have won medals and prizes in national tournaments. As a player, I have over... See Dipankar's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (38)
81 hours tutoring Chess out of 82 hours
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As a coach, I have trained over 150 students ages 5 to 80 for 6+ years. My students have gained more than 500 rating points in a span of 3 months. Several of my students have won medals and prizes in national tournaments. As a player, I have over... See Dipankar's full profile

West Lafayette, IN Tutoring
Alec T.
30/hour

2100 on Chess.com in less than 2 years.

I started playing Chess less than 2 years ago. In that time I went from 900-2100 with a peak of 2200. I've been through it all and I know what it takes to take your Chess to the next level. See Alec's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (100)
305 hours tutoring Chess out of 304 hours
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I started playing Chess less than 2 years ago. In that time I went from 900-2100 with a peak of 2200. I've been through it all and I know what it takes to take your Chess to the next level. See Alec's full profile

Los Angeles, CA Tutoring
Nicholas M.
45/hour

Experienced Chess Coach and Tutor, Class A Player, USC Undergrad

I have a USCF Rating 1944, US Chess Federation-certified Class A Player. a 2-time winner at Lina Grumette Memorial Day Chess Classic. Competed in over 117 USCF tournaments to date, including 5 American Opens. Many years of experience... See Nicholas's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (86)
397 hours tutoring Chess out of 397 hours
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I have a USCF Rating 1944, US Chess Federation-certified Class A Player. a 2-time winner at Lina Grumette Memorial Day Chess Classic. Competed in over 117 USCF tournaments to date, including 5 American Opens. Many years of experience... See Nicholas's full profile

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