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2022-11-23    The 16th School Chess Olympiad concluded
The 16th School Chess Olympiad's final stage was drawn to a close at the Chess Academy of Armenia with the efforts of the Chess Academy of Armenia, under the aegis of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of Armenia and sponsorship of the Armenian General Benevolent Union. During the Olympiad 16 school teams were participating both from Armenia and Ar...
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2022-11-21    The 16th School Chess Olympiad: final stage
The 16th School Chess Olympiad's final stage started today at the Chess Academy of Armenia with the efforts of the Chess Academy of Armenia, under the aegis of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of Armenia and sponsorship of the Armenian General Benevolent Union. As a kind reminder, the following teams are taking part in the Olympiad: Ara...
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2022-10-22    The third stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad
On October 22, 2022, at the Chess Academy of Armenia was held the 3rd stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad. The Founder and President of the Chess Academy of Armenia Smbat Lputian, and AGBU special program coordinator Inesa Margarian congratulated participants on their achievements. 10 schools from different administrative districts of Yerevan took part in that tou...
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2022-07-15    Chess training courses for chess teachers is concluded.
Thus, chess training courses for chess teachers conducted by the Chess Academy of Armenia and the "Chess Research Institute" is concluded. The courses were conducted in three ways: full time, hybrid and online. This time, in addition to psycho-pedagogical and chess questions, a lesson plan was also added to the exam questionnaires.  430 teachers from all over Rep...
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2022-07-07    About mandatory certification of teachers
We inform you that the Chess Academy of Armenia will implement the mandatory certification of teachers "chess" teaching on July - August.  Those teachers submitted for certification who have chosen the Chess Academy of Armenia as their training organization, can confirm their participation by contacting our regional coordinators in advance. We will provide addit...
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2022-06-21    Mandatory certification of teachers
Dear teachers, please be informed that the Chess Academy of Armenia has received the right from the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports to carry out a mandatory certification of teachers "chess" teaching. The training course consists of 4 sections:  Legislation in the field of general education. The use of information and communication technolo...
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2022-06-09    Teacher licensing courses
The Chess Academy of Armenia, in cooperation with the Chess Scientific Research Institute, continues to provide chess training courses for chess teachers. Chess trainings will be held on June and July. Depending on the number of participants, the courses are conducted in three ways (based on distance and the number of participants in each group): Full time - Fo...
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2022-05-24    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad came to the end
Thus, the second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad came to the end in RA. The winner teams will participate in the 3rd stage of 16 School Chess Olympiad. Let's remind that the 3rd stage will take place from September 25 to October 10 2022. Below you can see the results of the Regions and Yerevan.                                        ...
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2022-05-19    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Shengavit
The last game of the 2nd stage of the 16th school chess olympiad took place today at the Chess Academy of Armenia. It was the turn of the schools of Shengavit administrative district. 27 school teams competed for the 3rd round of the 16th Olympiad. The first 3 places took the following schools: • 1st place N 161 basic school • 2nd place N 66 basic school • 3r...
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2022-05-18    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Qanaqer-Zeytun, Avan
Today 23 school teams of Qanaqer-Zeytun and Avan districts were competing in the frames of the 2nd stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad. The following schools took places.   1st place - school N 177 2nd place – Usum school 3rd place - Physics and Mathematics Specialized School      Winning team members are: Karapetyan  Suren Hakobyan   T...
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2022-05-17    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Kentron
Today, on May 17 at the Chess Academy of Armenia continued the 2nd stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad. 17 school teams of Kentron administrative district were competing. The following schools took places: 3rd place - school N 4 2nd place - school N 8 1st place - school N 19     Winning team members are: Ghambaryan Hrant Simonyan Ar...
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2022-05-16    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Nor Norq, Norq Marash
Today, 20 school teams from the Nor Nork and Nork-Marash administrative districts competed in the second round of the 16th school chess olympiad in Yerevan. The winner was basic school No. 135, while the 106th basic school received second honorable place as a result of persistent competition.  The struggle for third place was also rather exciting. The teams from...
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2022-05-14    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Arabkir
Today 18 school teams of  Arabkir district were competing in the frames of the 2nd stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad. The team of N 130 school became the winner. Winning team members are: Pashikyan Rudolf Petrosyan Tigran Manusajyan Ruben Harutyunyan Gabriela representative: Vahram Tairyan The teams of N 128 and N 132 schools took respe...
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2022-05-13    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Erebuni and Nubarashen
Today, at the Chess Academy of Armenia, it was the turn of Erebuni and Nubarashen administrative districts to compete for the second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad 3rd place - school N 194 2nd place - school N 123 1st place - school N 35       Winning team members are: Suqiasyan Vahe Melqonyan Rafayel Ayvazyan Artur Davtya Lilia ...
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2022-05-12    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Ajapnyak and Davtashen
Today, on May 12 at the Chess Academy of Armenia continued the 2nd stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad. 22 school teams of Ajapnyak and Davtashen administrative districts were competing. The following schools took places: 3rd place - school N 155 2nd place - school N 168 1st place - school N 199     Winning team members are: Gyurjinyan ...
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2022-05-11    The second stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad: Malatia
Today, on May 11 at the Chess Academy of Armenia launched the 2nd stage of the 16th School Chess Olympiad. 15 school teams of Malatia administrative district were competing. The following schools took places: 3rd place - school N 89 2nd place - school N 11 1st place - school N 181 Winning team members are: Navoyan Gagik Oghulukyan Arsen Araqe...
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2022-04-14    The 16th School Chess Olympiad: schedule of 2nd Stage: Yerevan and regions
  From 11th to 19th of May, 2022 the Chess Academy of Armenia is organizing the 2nd stage​  of the 16th School Chess Olympiad with the following schedule: Yerevan N Date Administrative districts Venue Address 1 11/5/2022 Malatia-Sebastia Chess Academy of Armenia Shevchenko 34 2 12/5/2022 ...
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2021-11-27    Online teacher licensing courses: december
The Chess Academy of Armenia continues to provide online chess training courses for chess teachers. Online chess training will be held on December 10, 11, 12,  and 17, 18, 19. The trainings are carried out in 2 directions: chess - teaching methods and psychological-pedagogical issues. The training is open to teachers whose licenses have expired or will expire by ...
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2021-10-30    Yerevan Basic School N181 became the winner of the Final Stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad
Final stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad came to the end yesterday in Gyumri, Armenia. 16 school teams from all regions of RA and Republic of Artsakh were competing for the title of the winner. Basic school 181 from Yerevan school took the first place. It should be noted that last year this team became the winner of the 14th Olympiad.       Team co...
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2021-10-26    Opening Ceremony of the Final Stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad
The opening ceremony of the final stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad took place today in Gyumri. The School Chess Olympiad is being held annualy since 2006. 16 school teams - the winners of previous 3 stages, from all the regions of RA and Republic of Artsakh are going to take part in the Olympiad.  During the ceremony the participants were greeted by the Chie...
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2021-10-06    The final stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad
The final stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad kicks off on October 26-29 in Gyumri, Yerevan. The tournament is being held by the Chess Academy of Armenia,  under the aegis of the Ministry of Education and Science of RA and sponsorship of the Armenian General Benevolent Union. In the final stage of the Olympiad the strongest teams representing 16 schools from Ye...
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2021-10-01    The thired stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad
On September 30 and October 1 2021, at the Chess Academy of Armenia was held the 3rd stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad. The Founder and President of the Chess Academy of Armenia Smbat Lputian, and AGBU special program coordinator Inesa Margarian congratulated participants on their achievements. 10 schools from different administrative districts of Yerevan took p...
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2021-08-05    Online teacher licensing courses
The Chess Academy of Armenia continues to provide online chess training courses for chess teachers. More than 600 teachers from different regions of Armenia participating in the trainings. The trainings are carried out in 2 directions: chess - teaching methods and psychological-pedagogical issues.Trainings are planned to be held in Artsakh on August 23-25, and on ...
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2021-05-31    The second stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad is over
The second stage of the 15th school chess olympiad was held in Armenia on May 17-31.  The teams of all the schools of the Republic competed for the ticket to the third stage. Congratulations to the winners and all the participants, we express our deep gratitude to all those who made a great contribution to the tournament. Below is the list of the winners from ...
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2021-05-27    The second stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad
The second stage of the 15th School Chess Olympiad  took place in Yerevan on May 17-27, in which was attended by 170 school teams that overcame the inter-school stages. The 8 winner teams will participate in the 3rd stage of 15 School Chess Olympiad.   THE WINNER TEAMS OF YEREVAN 1  Erebuni and Nubarashen basic school No....
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2020-12-14    Yerevan Basic School N181 became the winner of the Final Stage of the 14th School Chess Olympiad
The final stage of the 14th School Chess Olympiad came to the end yesterday in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia. Eight best teams from all regions of RA and Javakhq were competing for the title of the winner. As a result of fierce competition, the first place was taken by 181 basic schools. Ashtarak 4 basic school took the 2nd place and N35 basic school came third. Particip...
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2020-12-11    The final stage of the 14th School Chess Olympiad
The final stage of the 14th School Chess Olympiad will take place on December 11-13 in Tsaghkadzor. The tournament is being held by the Chess Academy of Armenia, with the help of the Ministry of Education and Science of RA, "Writer's House" hotel complex, and the Armenian General Benevolent Union. In the final stage of the Olympiad the strongest  8 teams representi...
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2019-05-02    The final stage of the 13th School Chess Olympiad
The final stage of the 13th School Chess Olympiad kicks off on May 4-7 in Tsaghkadzor. The tournament is being held by the Chess Academy of Armenia, Tsaghkadzor Municipality, under the aegis of the Ministry of Education and Science of RA and  sponsorship of the Armenian General Benevolent Union. In the final stage of the Olympiad the strongest teams representing 18...
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2018-06-25    Chess Teacher Training
On May 21-23 training courses took place for the Yerevan teachers of “Chess” in the Chess Academy of Armenia. The course consisted of 2 parts: Psycho-pedagogy and Methodology of “Chess” teaching. On the last day of the training the participants took an exam. They filled a questionnaire composed of two parts. The first part referred to chess tasks and the second one...
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2018-05-08    Vagharshapat N12 Basic School Wins Final Stage of the 12th School Chess Olympiad
Final stage of the 12th School Chess Olympiad came to the end yesterday in Goris, Armenia. 18 school teams from all regions of RA, Republic of Artsakh and Javakhq were competing for the title of the winner. Vagharshapat N12 school and Yerevan N19 school got 53.5 points apiece and shared first and second places. Due to better tie-break Vagarshapat N12 school took the f...
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2018-05-04    Opening Ceremony of the Final Stage of the 12th School Chess Olympiad
The opening ceremony of the final stage of the 12th School Chess Olympiad took place today in Goris. The School Chess Olympiad is being held annually since 2006. 18 school teams - the winners of previous 3 stages, from all the regions of RA, Republic of Artsakh and Javakhq are going to take part in the Olympiad.  During the ceremony the participants were greeted by...
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2018-04-18    Final stage of the 12th School Chess Olympiad
The final stage of the 12th School Chess Olympiad kicks off on May 4-8 in Goris. The tournament is being held by the Chess Academy of Armenia, Goris Municipality and Chess Federation of Syunik Region, under the aegis of the Ministry of Education and Science of RA and  sponsorship of the Armenian General Benevolent Union.  In the final stage of the Olympiad the strong...
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2017-11-01    The 12th School Chess Olympiad: 2nd Stage
From 7th to 16th of November, 2017 the Chess Academy of Armenia is organizing the 2nd stage​  of the 12th School Chess Olympiad with the following schedule: Yerevan N Date Administrative districts Venue 1 11/7/2017 Achapnyak/Davtashen Chess Academy of Armenia 2 11/8/2017 Malatia-Sebastia Che...
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2017-06-23    Teachers' training in Yerevan
On June 21-22, Chess Academy of Armenia hosted the next round of teachers training with more than hundred teachers and specialists from Yerevan. The training consisted of two parts, conducted by the chess methodologist and psychologist. At the end of the two-day training, the participants fulfilled a two-part questionnaire: the first part refered to chess tasks and th...
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2017-05-18    Admission – a Four-year Bachelor's Degree Programme in Chess Studies
A new specialty – Chess – has been introduced at Armenian State Pedagogical University since the 2017-2018 academic year.  Applicants must take subject tests – a unified state examination in Armenian Language (written) or Mathematics (written) and a school graduation examination in Mathematics (written) or Armenian Language (written). Admission will be held from May ...
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2017-05-10    Special Training for Chess Teachers
The special trainings for chess teachers will be held at Chess Academy of Armenia, in June, 2017. Those teachers from different regions of Armenia and Yerevan, whose certificate is out of date, and those who are registered for the certificate can take part in the training courses.  ...
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2017-05-10    Closing Ceremony of the Final Stage of the 11th School Chess Olympiad
The closing ceremony of the final stage of the 11th School Chess Olympiad took place on May 6.  Best results were awarded with prizes, gifts, cups, medals and diplomas. Individual Results: 1st chessboard – Sargis Sargsyan with 17/17 point 2nd chessboard – Georgi Nanyan with 16.5/17 point 3rd chessboard – Samvel Khachatryan with 17/17 point 4th chessboard –...
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2017-05-04    Opening Ceremony of the Final Stage of the 11th School Chess Olympiad
Yesterday, the opening ceremony of the final stage of the 11th School Chess Olympiad took place at Chess Academy of Armenia, Yerevan. This is one of the most expected Olympiad in our country. For the first time, it took place in 2006 in Armenia. This year 72 schoolchildren from all the regions of RA, Republic of Artsakh and Javakhq take part in the Olympiad.  During ...
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2017-03-19    Chess Teachers Discussion
The Chess Academy of Armenia organized a discussion between Yereavan chess teachers on March 18, 2017.  The discussion was conducted by the staff of the chess educational research center of ASPU (psychologists, sociologists and Methodists), the psychologist of the Chess Academy of Armenia and the coordinator of Yerevan schools. The discussion was held through the in...
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2017-02-06    Meeting - Discussion in Chess Academy of Armenia
On the 4th of February a meeting-discussion was held in the Chess Academy of Armenia which was attended by the president of Chess Academy of Armenia Smbat Lputian, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia Levon Mkrtchyan, Deputy ministers Manuk Mkrtchyan and Davit Sahakyan, Vice rector of Armenian State Pedagogical University Mher Melik-Bakhshyan, ...
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2016-11-19    Discussion Meeting
Today, on the 19th of November a meeting was held at Chess Academy of Armenia. The meeting was devoted to the discussion of the chess subject in schools hosted by Yerevan chess teachers and representatives from regions of RA. The discussion was conducted by the vice-president of Armenian Chess Federation, the founder and president of Chess Academy of Armenia, GM ...
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2016-10-25    The 11th School Chess Olympiad: 2nd Stage
From 8th to 17th of November, 2016 the Chess Academy of Armenia is organizing the 2nd stage​  of the 11th School Chess Olympiad with the following schedule: Yerevan   N Date Administrative districts Venue 1 8.11.2016 Achapnyak/Davtashen Chess Academy of Armenia 2 9.11.2016 Malatia-Sebastia ...
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2016-10-03    International Conference “Theoretical and Practical Issues of Chess Education in Schools”
International Conference entitled “Theoretical and Practical Issues of Chess Education in Schools” was held on the 1st and 2nd of October, at “Russia” hotel in Tsaghkadzor resort city, Armenia. The Conference was organized under the auspices of Chess Academy of Armenia and Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia, cooperating with FIDE, Armenian Ch...
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2016-07-14    Additional Stage of Special Training for Chess Teachers
The additional stage of special training for chess teachers will be held at Chess Academy of Armenia, from October 20 to September 1, 2016. Those teachers from different regions of Armenia and Yerevan, whose certificate is out of date, and those who are registered for the certificate can take part in the training courses.  ...
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2016-05-30    Special Training for Chess Teachers
Final discussions and training courses-2016 of Chess teachers will be launched on May 31, 2016 in all regions of RA and Yerevan. Detiald information about trainings see here: ...
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2016-05-08    The 10th School Chess Olympiad: Closing Of The Final Stage
The closing ceremony of the final stage of the 10th School Chess Olympiad took place on May 8. Best results were awarded: 4th chessboard – Mane Hovhannisyan with 16,5/17 point 3rd chessboard – Vardges Hovhannisyan with 14/17 point 2nd chessboard – Samvel Khachatryan with 15/17 point 1st chessboard – Shant Sargsyan with 16/17 point Yerevan basic school N 55...
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2016-04-02    The 10th School Chess Olympiad: 3rd Stage – Yerevan
On March 31, 2016, at the Municipality of Yerevan was held the 3rd stage of the 10th School Chess Olympiad. The Mayor of Yerevan Taron Margaryan, Founder and President of the Chess Academy of Armenia Smbat Lputian, AGBU central board member Vasken Yacoubian congratulated participants on their achievements. 10 schools from different administrative districts of Yerevan ...
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2016-04-02    Special Training for Chess Teachers
On March 25-26, 2016, the Chess Academy of Armenia held special training for chess teachers. ...
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2016-03-29    Chess Teachers Discussion
The Chess Academy of Armenia organized a discussion on chess in schools for the teachers of Yerevan schools on March 23, 2016. Different types of issues were discussed: concerning to the methods and teaching tools. The discussion was held by psychologists and Methodists of the program. Simultaneously, Belarus deligation visited Chess Academy of Armenia where he had...
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