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CPS Kids Gather At Sox Park To Meet 'The Chess Lady'

About 250 students from five Chicago Public Schools gathered at Guaranteed Rate Field this morning to meet one of their heroes: the Chess Lady. She’s the star of instructional videos used in more than a hundred CPS schools. The curriculum, from a non-profit called First Move, integrates math and critical-thinking schools. It runs in more than a hundred CPS schools. This morning’s event was for students from five schools that added the program this year.

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