Denver Chess Academy

Located in the Denver Tech Center area in southeast Denver, the Chess Academy of Denver is one of the oldest chess teaching organizations in in the country and is run by nationally recognized chess teacher, National Master Todd Bardwick.


Go to these links for information on:
25th Annual Rocky Mountain Chess Camps in the summer of 2019
Denver group and private chess lessons
Denver Chess Workshops
Denver Scholastic Chess Series


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Chess Instruction Resources

Chess Detective Press publishes teaching curriculum that is taught throughout the world in four languages. English versions are sold in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, France, Spain, Italy, and Germany.

Teaching Chess in the 21st Century is for anyone who wants to teach chess in the classroom – methodologies and teacher tips are included.

Chess Workbook for Children is the companion workbook for Teaching Chess in the 21st Century and is loaded with problems for the students and possible example problems for the teacher to select from for the class.

Chess Stategy Workbook is more advanced and offers a number of chess topics and chess problems for more advanced students and classes.

For many more chess topics and instructional examples to chose from, go to