Midwest Chess Academy Tim Steiner
Midwest Chess Academy
7520 Shawnee Mission Pkwy. Suite 10
Overland Park, KS 66202
(913) 789-6989



BENEFITS OF CHESS

  • Can increase overall grades
  • Increases critical thinking capabilities
  • Increases reading skills and performance
  • Increases mathematic skills and performance
  • Can significantly increase self-esteem
  • Improved socialization and communication skills
  • Anyone can play
  • Improves concentration
  • Develops logical thinking
  • Promotes imagination and creativity
  • Teaches independence
  • Inspires self-motivation
  • Shows that success rewards hard work
  • Chess is inexpensive
  • Chess is fun
  • Builds a sense of team spirit
  • Teaches responsibility
  • Can improve outlook for kids with behavioral issues
  • Can improve attendance
  • Allows girls to compete with boys on a non-threatening plane
  • One can easily make friends