Translations of the survey instructions and questions are available in pdf format in English, Spanish, and Russian. For those who need the translation, it will be helpful to have the pdf open as the survey is being completed in Survey Monkey. It may be helpful to use the PDF version of the survey to write down your responses before starting the survey online.
Q: How do I access the Survey?
A: See the portal links (Start the Survey) on this website.
Q: How do I estimate the number of students involved as asked in the Survey?
A: See the website for the formulas provided to create estimates. This information is also included on the firs page of the Survey.
Q: Who should I contact if I have questions?
A: Contact the Survey Consultant who emailed you or use the information on the Contact page.
Q: Can I go back and edit answers?
Q: Do I answer every question?
A: Not necessarily. Some questions are meant either just for Federations or just for Chess in Schools Organizations (CiSO’s). These questions will be indicated in the Survey.
Q: How up to date do you want the data?
A: The latest data from 2019/2020 if possible.
Q: Do you include private chess teaching?
A: Yes, if it is done in the school.
Q: I do not have all the data, should I delay?
A: Make an estimate, we need this information as soon as possible.
Q: Should I include schools that have after-school chess clubs?
A: If the club provides chess lessons at school, then include the school.