Hiro Higuchi

Hiro H.

Schaumburg, IL
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About

Hiro delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
October 2013

Class A Player
Led my High School chess team to a 3rd place finish at our conference
Personal achievements:
2 time state medalist at first board, while finishing top 15 all 4 years of my High School at state.
2 time 1st place finisher at the Glenbard South Raider's tournament, the second largest High School tournament in IL

Experience

Chess Instructor *Individual contractor*
Aug 2016 - Present
Chess Scholars

Teach elementary school children on how to play chess.

Assistant Chess Coach
Aug 2015 - Present
Schaumburg High School

Assistant chess coach for Schaumburg High School
*Was on the team for four years
*Led my team to a school-best 3rd place finish at MSL Conference

Education

Associates degree
Aug 2015 - Present
Harper College
High School Diploma
Sep 2011 - Jun 2015
Schaumburg High School

Languages

Japanese
Limited Proficiency
Mandarin Chinese
Limited Proficiency

8 Reviews

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Owen C. Sep 20, 2017
Chess · Online

Fantastic instructor, very patient with kids and explains very well. Highly recommend.

peter Sep 13, 2017
Chess · Online

Christopher A. Aug 28, 2017
Chess · In home

An understanding teacher and great role model.

Sandeep Aug 27, 2017
Chess · In studio

taught basic chess playing skills to my 6 yr old son. Highly recommend.

Sandeep Feb 1, 2017
Chess · In studio

Great experiance teaching to my son

Naren Jan 1, 2017
Chess · Online

Denise Dec 5, 2016
Chess · In studio

It was a bit hard to schedule a lesson with him because of our work schedule and his school schedule. He did mention it was finals week for him so i understand. We actually lost track of time and spend an extra 30 mins playing! It was fun! And i will schedule another lesson soon!

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Nancy Takashima Aug 6, 2016
Chess · In home

Hiro is great! He knows his chess and is an excellent patient teacher. Thank you Hiro.

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