Saturday, January 13, 2007
Chess for Kids in North Jersey
The International Chess Academy received some good press today in an article titled "Chess Starts Early in North Jersey." Several young players are mentioned by name, including Christopher Wu, 7, who is best in the U.S. for his age group. The article notes that "Though few school districts offer chess as part of their regular lessons, four New Jerseyans are ranked among the top 100 players under 21 in the nation." Dean Ippolito's Dean of Chess school also receives favorable mention. Read the rest online.