好消息! 2013-2014年度的国际象棋班将由两位Ventura地区的顶尖棋手执教 – 国际象棋专家及教师，杰克·卡什曼先生，和全国棋界知名的少年明星，国际棋联女子大师廖思梦。两位将携手为千橡中文学校的孩子们提供一个高水平的国际象棋学习平台。
The great news of year 2012-2013 for the chess class is that it will be taught by not one but two strong chess figures in Ventura Area – a chess expert and chess teacher, Mr. Jack Cashman, as well as a nationally recognized rising chess star, Woman FIDE Master Simone Liao. With the combination of the two, this class has a lot more to offer to chess learners beyond an amateur chess class.
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More Information about the teachers:
Simone Liao: Since Simone learned the game several years ago, she has become one of the strongest youth players in the nation. Simone’s accomplishments included:
- Winning multiple state and national youth tournaments, including 2012 Junior High School State Championship.
- Competed several times in international junior events as the official representative for the United States and earned multiple gold and silver medals for the country.
- Ranked as the #1 female player for her age nationally for 5 consecutive years.
- Awarded Woman’s Master by World Chess Federation (FIDE) and National Master by US Chess Federation (USCF).
- Became a US Chess Federation (USCF) certified chess coach and certified tournament director.
Simone’s goal is to share her chess knowledge with the kids in the local community and help the young learners to follow her footsteps to become a good player.
Jack Cashman: Started at the age of 13, Mr. Cashman has played competitive chess for the last few decades, currently ranked in top 5% in the nation. He is also an experienced chess coach, chess author and chess organizer. Mr. Cashman is one of the most active chess teachers in the Ventura Area.
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