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by Michele Clack
Wed Oct 22, 2008 12:28 pm
Forum: Chess Sets for Schools Project
Topic: No news is bad news
Replies: 210
Views: 40361

Re: No news is bad news

Whatever the ins and outs of it I just hope that this project gets sorted and soon. I run a chess club for my local first school, ages 5-9. The middle school most of these kids go on to does not have a chess club. I have lost count of the number of conversations I have had with the parents grandpare...
by Michele Clack
Sat Jun 14, 2008 9:12 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: New grades (split from Editorial thread)
Replies: 118
Views: 12852

Re: New grades (split from Editorial thread)

Quote: I've struggled to find players that I've played during the last 15 years that have shown "unexplained" reductions in the their grades . I took up up chess in the early 80's having done no more than learn the moves at school a decade or so before. My first grade was 101 rising to 113 quite qui...