Yes2Chess helps kids learn, play and have fun. Watch story so far, and get your kids and schools involved http://yes2chess.org/uk/reg...
The Yes2Chess International Challenge, brought to you by Chess in Schools and Communities in partnership with Barclaycard, is a fun and free online chess tournament open to primary and elementary school students from eight countries: UK, Germany, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Denmark and the USA. One team from each country will earn an all-expenses-paid trip to the face-to-face finals in London.
While playing peers from around the world, kids will learn concentration techniques, strategy, critical thinking, logical reasoning -- valuable skills that will serve them of their lives. Also, chess helps boost imagination, creativity, and self-esteem. But most importantly, the goal of Yes2Chess is to make sure kids have a great time!