mike geister

mike G.

Los Angeles, CA
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I started to teach children to play chess in 1979. In 1984, I worked with some world's best chess coaches and players like D. Bronshtein and P. Kondratev. I am a winner of multiple chess tournaments. My student recently became a national master
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mike delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 4+ and special needs

Teaching since:
January 1980

I am an experienced chess coach /instructor with deep understanding of chess at high levels I've been teaching students of all ages since 1980. I provide in classroom lessons as well as private in-house sessions. I have been playing chess for over 40 years. For several years I have worked as a chess teacher, helping young children to develop chess skills, in particular to enhance creativity, problem solving, critical thinking, decision making, memory, concentration, intellectual maturity, and self esteem. My adult student recently became a national master. I am the winner of the West Coast Continental Chess Championship in the expert

I am also a very experienced Russian tutor. I have been tutoring and teaching Russian for over 8 years.

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Alex R. Sep 24, 2018
Chess · In home

Had a very good first lesson with Mike. He showed great patience for this debutant. I am looking forward to the rest of the lessons.

veena Jun 25, 2018
Chess · Online

thank you very much

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