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Mark J.

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The Colony, TX
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1991
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Mark J.

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I have been playing chess competitively since the mid-70's, am a certified Local Tournament Director, and have run chess clubs in many different locations. My current chess rating puts me in the top 5% of competitive players in Texas and the top 10% nationally.

I have an organized curriculum available which I customize to the needs of the student. Another aspect of our lessons requires playing games so I can see that the student has gained the skill taught, and give them an opportunity to put a new skill to practical use. I make use of problems, special playing situations, and review games the student has played once the student learns to write the moves down using standard move notation.

I also offer discounts for group sessions, if interested.

About Mark

I have a BS in Economics (minor Math) and an MS in Economics both from Southern lllinois University at Edwardsville. I also have taken all of the coursework for a PhD in Economics from St. Louis University. I also have 30+ years of experience in Business Economics, Mathematics, and Statistics. I'

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Aniket P.
First lesson was great.

Ralph H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Ralph H.

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I've been playing Chess since I was in elementary school and have been teaching people how to get started since middle school. I can't wait to show you how to as well!

About Ralph

Hello there! My name is Ralph and it's a pleasure to make your acquaintance! I'm a mixed genre musician with over thirteen years of experience both on and off the stage. I offer seven instruments for musical instruction including the guitar, bass, vocals, and the piano. In terms of nonmusical instr

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Cheyenne
I have little to no experience with guitar, but Ralph makes it very easy to get started and I began learning technique and chords right away. He clearly has a passion for music, but also experience in teaching others to play. He's not only compassionate and understanding for the difficulties you face as a beginner, but is also ready to challenge you and keep you motivated when learning gets frustrating. You'll progress quickly with him as your teacher.

Savetha C.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Commonwealth Bronze Medalist from All India chess federation
  • Teaching since 2015
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Savetha C.

33 Reviews
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Welcome to Riyaa School of Chess!

About your tutor:
My name is Savetha CH and I'm a professional chess player. Current USCF rating 2129 (USCF ID : 16699312). I've been playing chess since 1997 and I love what I do!

Notable achievements:
In US Women top 100 list. (46th as per Sep 2019)
Commonwealth Bronze medalist (Delhi)
World Youth Team Silver Medalist (Russia)
Best Women Award (Spain)
Best Female Player (Singapore)
Mississippi Open State 3rd
Mississippi Women Chess Champion

I focus on quality teaching on a 1 on 1 basis and making the learning experience the best to improve your chess skills.

About Savetha

Hi! My name is Savetha CH and I'm a professional chess player. Current USCF rating 2129 (USCF ID : 16699312). I've been playing chess since 1997 and I love what I do! Notable achievements: In US Women top 100 list. (46th as per Sep 2019) Commonwealth Bronze medalist (Delhi) World Youth Team S

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Veronica
Wonderful instructor
Skyler
Warm, gentle and easy going instructor
Jai
Knowledgeable, friendly, listens to you and caters the puzzles as per your requirement. Also, if requested to change the class date in case of emergency - she is very flexible with her schedules and alters the class date (instead of marking canceled - which Takelessons will deduct the amount). Glad I chose her for my son!

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Atousa P.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Farsi, Russian
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Atousa P.

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Learn Chess from a Woman Chess Grand Master!

She's been teaching chess from beginner to advanced level for more than 10 years.
She's been playing chess professionally Since 1996.

About Atousa

Becoming the world youth champion at 12 and chess Grand Master at 20, would have never been possible without receiving the best chess lessons from my trainers and coaches. Everyone needs guidance in chess, I’m here to share my knowledge with you. Despite being a professional chess player since I

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Maureen
Fabulous!
Matthew
Had a great first lesson. Can't wait for the next two!
Paul touchette
Great experience
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Jay M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jay M.

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I am young and enthusiastic chess teacher with over 10 years of experince.

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Hi I am student studying in IU.

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Ashok R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Hindi, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ashok R.

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I am passionate! I've played chess for a long part of my life and see it as an excellent metaphor for the fighting spirit in life. Playing chess successfully requires coordinating your whole resources and army as well as learning through pattern repetition and also learning to face your opponent.

We will have fun and along the way you will improve! Things to work on include endgames, tactics & strategy, how to move the pieces and piece coordination, checkmate patterns and motifes, playing through famous games etc.

It is not difficult to start and very possible to learn from the basics. I'll take students of all levels and ages. Currently, I'm rated around 2000 on Chess.com.

I hope you sign up for lessons with me and I look forward to meeting you!
Ashok

About Ashok

Hi, I'm a lifelong learner and have taught/tutored for a handful of years. I've always been an athlete, and recently my interests are Brazilian jiu jitsu and tennis! Have started to teach ESL recently and I really enjoy it. I'm a native English speaker and can work with you on business communicat

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Average Cost of Chess Lessons in Addison, TX

The average cost of 60-minute chess lessons in Addison is $76. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $109 per hour.
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"Siddharth was very patient and helped my two kids 8 & 10 a great deal with their chess. Very professional and a great teacher!"
Jennifer S.
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"My 7 year old son had been taking chess lessons with Andrew for almost a year and a half now. My son was curious about chess but didnt really enjoy playing until his interest and confidence grew with each lesson. Andrew is patient and is great at assessing his level and teaching tactics accordingly. His knowledge and analysis of the game is incredible. My son is now rated at 1000 and playing competitively bc of Andrew and I cant recommend him enough."
Vicky
Took Chess lessons from Andrew H.
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"Great first lesson. Eric was very knowledgeable and helpful!"
Larry
Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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"He can interact with my kid quickly, understand his weakness right away. work with my kid nicely."
Kenneth
Took Chess lessons from John H.
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"My son and daughter joined 6 months back both are really liked the chess class and improved a lot Siddharth it was greatly appreciated."
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Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Amazing teacher! My daughter has had many other coaches, but her rating wasn't improving. After only a couple months under Danial's instruction she was able to improve 100 rating points and learn more than she did in a year with other coaches! He is a very engaging, hardworking teacher and all around a very nice person."
Angela
Took Chess lessons from Danial A.
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"Matthew is very knowledgeable of the game. He is easily approachable and has the ability to connect with students of all skill levels as well as multiple generations. My teenage son was comfortable with him immediately and he is not always receptive to learning if the setting feels awkward to him. As for my own experience I received valuable insight into my own games after reviewing score sheets from tournament games and isolating those ever present blunders that seem to lurking on every chess board just waiting to be discovered. Anyway I give a hearty two thumbs up to my millennial friend."
Steve Atlee
Took Chess lessons from Mathew M.
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"Dude really knows his stuff and goes above and beyond to try to help you identify your weaknesses and then improve on them. I've already gone up a few dozen rating points and I've only just started with him."
Cole Borsch
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"This guy is awesome! Really patient."
Mo Aimaq
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Eric was wonderful. He had lots of patience, which I appreciated. And he was very polite and respectful."
Gwendolyn
Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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