Administrative Report Chess Federation Province of Córdoba Chess program with older adults
Origins and evolution
The start of this program, only at national level, dates back to 2009. The state social work of Argentine retirees, PAMI, signed an agreement with FADA and the Ministry of National Education, the creator of the program reference and nimbly , International chess Master Oscar Cuasnicú offers carry Córdoba in 2010. In that time the president of the FAPC, Sonia Peñaloza of Fedrizzi, signed an agreement with the local branch of PAMI to implement it through the FAPC in senior centers throughout the provincial agreement is attached to this note. The technical coordinator of the project was the current president of FAPC, International Chess Master Guillermo Soppe, the implementation was done gradually and with instructors trained by the FAPC. The role of these trainers was and remains essential as they are responsible to be in permanent contact with older students.
Once the instructor has been selected by the FAPC and has been assigned the senior centers where they will teach their classes, you will be provided with a material that our institution has prepared “ad hoc” for teaching the same, consisting of entry-level modules, rules, movements of parts, progressive exercise, etc. will facilitate the work of students in homes and in leisure time they have.
Internal structure and methodology.
Throughout the program dictated the Instructor must make an assessment of the group that he has had and whether the students have some prior knowledge, based on this, puts people into groups of “initial level”, “intermediate” and ” advanced “and proceed to dictate the content.
As the weeks and months goes , if the Instructor notes progress in the group can conduct meetings “inter clubs” in order to foster camaraderie, friendship, and seek that students can exchange experiences, know places and take aware that his group is a “small family” and they are in contact with other people, and together they form a bigger community.
Household International Chess Meeting.
Location: Home Day “Little Residence”
Date: Tuesday, October 23 at 16 hours.
There is also a tool that we implemented with great success in the workshops and pursuing a twofold purpose: on the one hand helps to prevent desertion and decline in the number of students when the project starts, because many people come with a idea that “this is not for me,” or “just for smart people”, projecting films such chess with current and real issues, in which they identify attendees and participants of these experiences, and on the other hand, when the group is established, it is good to show a different perspective of chess, offer a break to study and practice to make way for debate, dialogue and reflection on the various topics that may offer practicing a sport like our.
(2do ejemplo de publicidad)
First Day Film Debate
“The Knights of the South Bronx” describes the struggle of a man to improve the lives of disadvantaged children in the South Bronx. Teaching chess transform their lives and the lives of thousands of other children, their families and neighbors.
September 25 – 15 hours
Location: Home Day The Homer
Argensola 851. Alta Córdoba
Location: House of the Third Sector, Revol Pje street, house 52 Barrio Guemes.
Date: Friday 30 May.
Time: 9:30 pm. (Free admission)
Movie: “The Life of a King” – (A King’s life) United States – 2013
Address: Jake Goldberger. Writer: Jake Goldberger, David Scott; Dan Wetzel.
Cast: Cuba Gooding Jr .; Dennis Haysbert; Lisa Gay Hamilton; Thurston Hill.
“Life of a King” is the story of Eugene Brown, a man who found a multitude of life lessons through of chess games during his imprisonment of 18 years for bank robbery.
After his release and reintegration into the workforce, Eugene developed and founded the Big Chair Chess Club, from its bold introductory chess lessons, a group of high school students rebels. This film reveals the difficult inspirational journey and how it changed the lives of a group of teenagers through this game.
Meetings close by year-end
As dictation program develops, we must prepare an “annual closure”, it is elegantly crowning work of the investigating team discipline and pay homage to attendees who have attended throughout the dictation of the same year, it is an opportunity to know other people, they can make friends with others and share experiences, concerns and possible suggestions to the program. the word “meeting” is used to promote participatory, and not a field of professional competition among the attendees.
In addition to these “Encounters New Year’s Eve” that FAPC has performed successfully (in 2012 and 2013 attended by 500 seniors and 400 respectively) can also be carried out series of seminars, conferences and training entities and private health professionals, and other areas wishing to take chess as a multiple tool in combating neurocognitive diseases, help their patients, or just enjoy some fun and relaxation, a good example of this is the training that FAPC has given psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, psychologists, doctors accountants throughout all this time.
The project developed by the Chess Federation of the Province of Córdoba in our humble opinion and experience over the years has characteristics, technical and operational conditions that ensure the fulfillment of its goals and objectives. Subprojects and analysis I discussed supra certain variables that need to be developed in future exhibitions and its components that make it up are framed within the context of an integrated multi-sectoral approach, which seeks to consolidate a process already begun with its first phase (work social integration and prevention of cognitive degenerative diseases), draws on the experiences of technicians and professionals working in its execution, the aspirations of communities and prioritizing needs of beneficiaries in particular seniors in a given population.