How to Teach Chess
The game of chess is often perceived as complicated and involved. This perception can lead to potential players feeling that they don't have the necessary ability to learn the game. Yet, the reality is that chess can be taug... | Read More
Chess has been a game that I have played throughout my entire life. This year, chess has entered my life and has become a major commitment. I joined my high school's chess team, attended chess lessons, and participated in school tournament... | Read More
KLA Chess Club is a part of Keiller Leadership Academy of southeast San Diego, a Title 1 Charter school. Chess is offered as an everyday class for students.
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What is en passant?
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To take an offered piece, as in the King's Gambit Accepted opening 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4. See also "Decline".
An aggressive move, line of play, or position. When mentioned in regards to a playing style, it indicates sharp or tactical t... | Read More
Valentine day activity - Playing chess with friend in internet cafe. This is his first game with club player, after learning castling, draws, en passant and some first move discussion. This game should be saved as this is played "over the board"... | Read More