Events

PSSL Scrabble League Elementary/Middle School

From October through February, ASAP runs the Philadelphia Scholastic Scrabble League (PSSL), the competitive arm of ASAP Scrabble for students grades 3rd-12th.  The Scrabble League is open to Philadelphia public and charter schools. This year, the league will compete online. To join ASAP’s Philadelphia Scholastic Scrabble League, please contact Caroline Henley at chenley@phillyasap.org or call 215.545.2727 ext. 13. […]

ASAP Chess Workshop

Prior to the grade-based Grand Prix tournaments this winter, one of ASAP Chess's Chess Experts will be hosting a workshop with tips and tricks for gameplay that day. We will send the Zoom link to coaches prior to the workshop. If you have any questions, email chess@phillyasap.org.

Middle School Grand Prix Tournament

Through January and March, ASAP Chess is running a series that contribute to the ASAP Chess Grand Prix!  The ASAP Chess Grand Prix includes weekly grade based and open events as well as puzzle and lesson challenges using the Chesskid.com platform and is open to all students K-12. At the end of the winter season, […]

Volunteer Orientation

Zoom

Please join us at ASAP's monthly Volunteer Orientation. At this session, new volunteers will learn more about ASAP and our different volunteer opportunities, meet other new volunteers, and fill out paperwork needed to complete required clearances to work with youth. To register and receive the Zoom information, please contact Sara at smorningstar@phillyasap.org.

Grand Prix Free for All Tournament

Through January and March, ASAP Chess is running a series that contribute to the ASAP Chess Grand Prix!  The ASAP Chess Grand Prix includes weekly grade based and open events as well as puzzle and lesson challenges using the Chesskid.com platform and is open to all students K-12. At the end of the winter season, […]

Scrabble 101 #3

Zoom

Word game enthusiasts, grades K-8th, will attend a third session of the virtual rendition of the ASAP Scrabble 101 event on Friday, January 8th (1:00PM-2:30PM)! This session will include interactive activities and competitions for students featuring Johnny Scrabble, Ms. Judy’s Spelling Bee and Read Aloud with Sniya. Students will virtually transition between each Scrabble 101 station, and work towards […]

ASAP Chess Workshop

Prior to the grade-based Grand Prix tournaments this winter, one of ASAP Chess's Chess Experts will be hosting a workshop with tips and tricks for gameplay that day. We will send the Zoom link to coaches prior to the workshop. If you have any questions, email chess@phillyasap.org.

High School Grand Prix Tournament

Through January and March, ASAP Chess is running a series that contribute to the ASAP Chess Grand Prix!  The ASAP Chess Grand Prix includes weekly grade based and open events as well as puzzle and lesson challenges using the Chesskid.com platform and is open to all students K-12. At the end of the winter season, […]

Scrabble Advanced Training for Club Leaders

ASAP Scrabble club leader trainings are led by John Green, a professional Scrabble player and long-time coach.  This interactive training is sure to excite new club leaders as they learn advanced strategies for teaching Scrabble to youth, as well as methods for structuring a successful Scrabble club adapted for the virtual classroom. All ASAP materials, […]

Free for All Tournament

Through January and March, ASAP Chess is running a series that contribute to the ASAP Chess Grand Prix!  The ASAP Chess Grand Prix includes weekly grade based and open events as well as puzzle and lesson challenges using the Chesskid.com platform and is open to all students K-12. At the end of the winter season, […]