Students from UVA and PVCC are playing key roles in K-12 Chess Education/Mentoring efforts. The following students are serving a chess mentoring volunteers as follows:
- Andrew Juers (1st yr)
*** Coming soon
- Cherry Avenue Boys & Girls Club (Tuesday, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm)
- Mason Blake(2 yr); Azam Kahlfe (1st yr); Glassell Fitz-Hugh (4th yr); Thomas Kemp (4th Yr); Oghenakpobo Efekoro [USCF Class A Player](2nd Yr)
- Cherry Avenue Boys & Girls Club (Friday, 4:30 pm – 5 :30 pm)
- Westhaven Community Center (Tuesday, 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm)
- Christopher Benos (3rd yr) ; Jason Huang (1st Yr)
- Murray HS (Wednesday, 12:15 – 2:00 pm)
- Computers 4 Kids (Wednesday, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm)
- Brian Lee (2nd yr)
- Owen Masters (UVA Law School)
- Uday Varkhedkar (3rd yr)
- Johnson ES (CCPS)
Playing ACES CHESS is grateful to all of these amazing students for helping bring the joy of chess to these eager K-12 minds.
*** As Rachel would say it she played in the Chess Junior Nationals some years ago and really likes the idea of teaching chess to kids.