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The Best Chess Tutors in Newton, MA

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Elliot A.
40/hour

Near Newton, MA

Love Tutoring; Love Helping Others

I love the creativity and strategy involved, and also the seemingly endless ways the game can unfold--no matter how many games you've played, you'll still often find the board in a different position than you've ever seen before. I've been in chess clubs in high school, college, and after... read more

40/hour
5.0 (31)
32 hours tutoring Chess out of 85 hours
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I love the creativity and strategy involved, and also the seemingly endless ways the game can unfold--no matter how many games you've played, you'll still often find the board in a different position than you've ever seen before. I've been in chess clubs in high school, college, and after... read more

Robert G.
40/hour

Near Newton, MA

25+ yrs: BIZ Undergrad/Grad Courses.; Gr 4-12; Study Skills; Music

I have been playing and coaching chess for 15 years. A member of the USCF, I have competed in major chess tournaments primarily in New York and New Jersey. I am a cousin of the grandmaster Efim Geller. My chess tutoring methodology includes a thorough introduction to the principles, mechanics, and... read more

40/hour
5.0 (26)
34 hours tutoring
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I have been playing and coaching chess for 15 years. A member of the USCF, I have competed in major chess tournaments primarily in New York and New Jersey. I am a cousin of the grandmaster Efim Geller. My chess tutoring methodology includes a thorough introduction to the principles, mechanics, and... read more

Renny G.
100/hour

Near Newton, MA

Middle-Level Chess Player

I play chess nearly everyday. I am very familiar with the basics and have an ELO of around 1400. I am able to teach a pure beginner at chess. read more

100/hour
5.0 (8)
19 hours tutoring
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I play chess nearly everyday. I am very familiar with the basics and have an ELO of around 1400. I am able to teach a pure beginner at chess. read more

Valeri K.
90/hour

Near Newton, MA

Expert Chess Player and Coach

I have been an avid chess player as long as I can remember myself. In my youth, I represented Ukrainian National Chess Team. At that time, I attained the rank of Candidate Master---two designations below the Grand Master. Since then, I have taught the art of the game to countless number of children and... read more

90/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring
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I have been an avid chess player as long as I can remember myself. In my youth, I represented Ukrainian National Chess Team. At that time, I attained the rank of Candidate Master---two designations below the Grand Master. Since then, I have taught the art of the game to countless number of children and... read more

Eric L.
25/hour

Near Newton, MA

Competitive Chess Player Specializing in Beginners and Intermediates

When I most recently played, I won the Hurwitz Cup team competition in fifth grade, won second place in my grade five championships, reached a rating of around 1500 overall. I have also taught the chess merit badge for my Boy Scout troop in the past. Right now, I am a competitive online player whose ELO online is... read more

25/hour
1.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 3 hours
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When I most recently played, I won the Hurwitz Cup team competition in fifth grade, won second place in my grade five championships, reached a rating of around 1500 overall. I have also taught the chess merit badge for my Boy Scout troop in the past. Right now, I am a competitive online player whose ELO online is... read more

Stuart P.
75/hour

Near Newton, MA

Experienced Chess Coach

I am a strong chess player with an international (FIDE) rating of 2050. I have been coaching children and adults to play chess for 25 years. I have set up chess clubs in 5 schools. I also have 7 years of teaching experience as an elementary teacher, qualified and certified in England and Rhode Island. read more

75/hour
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 1 hours
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I am a strong chess player with an international (FIDE) rating of 2050. I have been coaching children and adults to play chess for 25 years. I have set up chess clubs in 5 schools. I also have 7 years of teaching experience as an elementary teacher, qualified and certified in England and Rhode Island. read more

Jeremy B.
60/hour

Near Newton, MA

Expert Chess Player and 10 Years of Coach Experience

I have coached elementary, middle school, and high school-aged students, including being the coach of the Ponce de Leon Magnet Middle School school in Miami, FL, and a private coach for select juniors at the New York State Scholastic Championships. I have extensive experience developing both young and adult chess... read more

60/hour
5.0 (22)
48 hours tutoring Chess out of 57 hours
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I have coached elementary, middle school, and high school-aged students, including being the coach of the Ponce de Leon Magnet Middle School school in Miami, FL, and a private coach for select juniors at the New York State Scholastic Championships. I have extensive experience developing both young and adult chess... read more

John-Alexander S.
50/hour

Near Newton, MA

Chess Tutor improve as a player, top qualifications

I have been playing chess for 14 years and have been qualified in national and regional tournaments. I have 5 years of tutoring young people as well as adults with top qualifications. Furthermore, my biggest achievement is a tie with one of the best chess players in history, Anatoly Karpov. read more

50/hour
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I have been playing chess for 14 years and have been qualified in national and regional tournaments. I have 5 years of tutoring young people as well as adults with top qualifications. Furthermore, my biggest achievement is a tie with one of the best chess players in history, Anatoly Karpov. read more

Edythe C.
35/hour

Near Newton, MA

Whatever It Takes To Help

I help people learn or improve in chess by playing with them and talking about each move -- mine and theirs. Chess is a process that involves psychology of the opponent so I get them to be aware of what I'm doing so they can thwart me. I like to play 3-person chess, which forces you to... read more

35/hour
4.8 (135)
776 hours tutoring
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I help people learn or improve in chess by playing with them and talking about each move -- mine and theirs. Chess is a process that involves psychology of the opponent so I get them to be aware of what I'm doing so they can thwart me. I like to play 3-person chess, which forces you to... read more

Blake H.
20/hour

Near Newton, MA

Chess Instructor

I’ve tutored people of all ages both in standard settings (school) and informal settings (at-home tutoring). I’ve played chess since I was a child and can teach openings to matches, the roles of each piece, along with strategy. I played in chess clubs growing up so have been exposed to several styles of... read more

20/hour
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I’ve tutored people of all ages both in standard settings (school) and informal settings (at-home tutoring). I’ve played chess since I was a child and can teach openings to matches, the roles of each piece, along with strategy. I played in chess clubs growing up so have been exposed to several styles of... read more

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