ONLINE TRAINING COURSES FOR CHESS TEACHERS
On the initiative of “Chess” Scientific Research Institute, in cooperation with Chess Academy of Armenia, online training courses for chess teachers have been launched. The courses include two areas: technical support for improving distance learning and pedagogical-methodological guidelines.
Today, about 100 teachers from Yerevan took part in the online training. The courses are based on the “Flipped Classroom Method”, which is used during training and also it is recommended for teachers.
Anna Stepanyan, Head of Yerevan Municipality General Education Department, was invited to the discussion, who thanked for the rich and purposeful discussion-training.
According to Director of the Institute S. Lputian, the connection between chess and DIT is inviolable, and there are many studies on the interconnection of chess and information technologies.