Starting September 1, a New Subject Will Appear in Russian Schools
OREANDA-NEWS The Ministry of Education considered the initiative of the International Chess Club, within the framework of which it was proposed to introduce chess lessons into the existing educational program for secondary schools. Officials praised the proposal.
Initially, it is planned to devote 15 hours to chess classes. Although for primary school students this time can be increased. It is noted that during this period, children will be able to understand whether their chess is of interest, and if such interest manifests itself, then students will be able to sign up for additional classes or in the appropriate sections.