Updated: Oct 1, 2019
Studies have shown that chess players improve overall in their grades, test scores and thinking abilities. Chess is a great workout for mental skills such as creative thinking and problem-solving. Here at Metairie Chess Academy (MCA) we dedicated to teach students think ahead, evaluate multiple alternatives and anticipate consequences. They improve spatial reasoning, visual memory and attention span while learning good judgment and self-confidence.
Our curriculum is based on over 20 years of teaching experience and our instructors are trained, supervised and must pass a thorough background check to protect the safety of your children. Our lesson plans are easy to understand and personal attention is provided to students to assure they comprehend the main concepts. On-Line training exercises on a safe (no human interaction) website is available that gives students the opportunity to improve their abilities at home at their own pace. There is no workbooks just excellent lessons and lots of chess.