Chess Skills Transfer to Other Disciplines (References)

Citations from “Teacher’s Guide: Research and Benefits of Chess.”

Chess-in-the-Schools, Web page at

Forty Developmental Assets for Adolescents (age 12-18), by Parent Further, a Search Institute resource for families.

Levy, William (1987). “Utilizing Chess to Promote Self-Esteem in Perceptually Impaired Students,” a governor’s teacher grant program through the New Jersey State Department of Education.

Liptrap, James (1999).“Chess and Standardized Test Scores,” Chess Coach Newsletter, Volume 11 (1), pp. 5 & 7.

Margulies, Stuart (1992).“The Effect of Chess on Reading Scores: District Nine Chess Program Second Year Report.”

Margulies, Stuart (1996). “The Effect of Chess on Reading Scores.’

Rifner, Philip (1992). “Playing Chess: A Study of Problem-Solving Skills in Students with Average and Above Average Intelligence,” doctoral dissertation.

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