Research has clearly established that the first 8 years of the child’s life are the most critical – about 80% of the brain development happens by then! And this has a direct correlation with what they are exposed to, during those years.
In this age group, they have an enormous amount of free time. In fact, they spend double the time at home that they do at school.
And as parents, we struggle to engage them at home – after all, how many times will you take them cycling or to the park?
Net result being, they end up spending a lot of time in front of TV or with devices.
Chess develops neural network at amazing speed in the brain and activates both sides of the brain.
BRAIN POWER GOA CHESS AND CULTURAL ACADEMY
DID YOU KNOW?
CHESS IS MANDATORY IN SCHOOLS IN 30 COUNTRIES OF THE EUROPIAN UNION!
CHESS IS MANDATORY IN SCHOOLS IN MANY STATES OF THE U.S.A!
CHESS IS MANDATORY IN SCHOOLS IN THE STATES OF TAMIL NADU, PONDICHERY,& GUJARAT.
THAT PROPOSAL TO MAKE CHESS MANDATORY IN SCHOOLS IS UNDER CONSIDERATION BEFORE THE STATE GOVERNMENTS OF KERALA, ANDHRA PRADESH, TELANGANA, MAHARASHTRA AND GOA!
THAT PROPOSAL TO MAKE CHESS MANDATORY IN SCHOOLS IS UNDER CONSIDERATION BEFORE THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT.
THAT STATE GOVERNMENT OF GOA GRANTS 10 MARKS IN SCHOOLS TO CHESS PLAYERS AND 40 MARKS TO CHESS PLAYERS IN BOARD EXAMS ( 10 STD AND 12 TH STD)AS PER THE EDUCATION BOARD CIRCULAR !
THAT CORPORATE IN GOA ARE SPONSORING CHESS IN A VERY BIG WAY AND PRESENTLY THERE ARE 8 CHILDREN (AGE GROUP -5-9 ) GETTING CHESS GRANTS OF 3-5 LAKHS PER ANNUM TO PLAY CHESS .
THAT CHESS PLAYERS IN AGE GROUP OF (14-19) ARE GETTING CHESS SPONSORSHIP TO THE TUNE OF 15 -30 LAKHS PER ANNUM FROM CORPORATES IN GOA!!
THAT CENTRAL GOVERNMENT AND GOA STATE GOVERNMENT HAS JOBS RESERVED FOR CHESS PLAYERS AND MANY CHESS PLAYERS ARE GAINFULLY EMPLOYED.
THAT MANY UNIVERSITIES ABROAD HAVE CHESS SCHOLARSHIP AND MANY STUDENTS FROM INDIA ARE TAKING THE BENEFIT.