Mario Amodeo is a full-time chess trainer and mentor. For beginners to players rated 1800. Ages 6 to adult.
……….9 second introduction 6 minute segment of classroom teaching
- Structured chess lessons emphasize understanding, development of chess skills, and having fun.
Benefits of Chess Lessons with Mario Amodeo:
- Students coached by Mario have been admitted to selective programs including Yale, Princeton, and the UC system. See ‘Student Achievements’ page, above (in blue), for chess related accomplishments.
- Adult students coached by Mario have shown improved overall memory and chess performance (see ‘feedback from adult students’ below).
- Children develop self-esteem, responsibility, and tenacity (for Benjamin Franklin’s “Moral’s of Chess” click on Links). Other benefits include development of observational, evaluative, and planning skills.
Student Highlights, Testimonials, and Feedback:
San Diego, 4S Ranch, Del Mar, Carmel Valley, La Mesa, Hillcrest, Clairemont, Mira Mesa, Rancho Penasquitos, National City, Lemon Grove, El Cajon, Santee, Tierra Santa, Linda Vista, Mission Valley, Point Loma, Pacific Beach, Mission Hills, Del Cerro, La Jolla, North Park, South Park, Kensington, Poway, Spring Valley, Normal Heights, East Lake, Coronado, Bonita, Rancho Bernardo.