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Protege Centre

The ScrabbleChess In Schools Initiative

We use board games as a fun and innovative way for kids to improve their vocabulary, spelling, math and Spatial relation skills.


Who we Are

About Us

The Scrabble in Schools Initiative (SISI) is a brainchild of the Protégé Centre a Vintage Man House company.


To improve children creativity, vocabulary and leadership ability using Scrabble.


To teach Scrabble in a passionate, creative and interesting way, organizing scrabble competitions thereby nurturing scrabble world champions.


Playing Scrabble regularly will expand your vocabulary and improve your literacy skills. Chess improves Cognitive and math skills, helps ADHD, deepens focus and increases self awareness. Many people are surprised to learn that scrabble has plenty of math involved, too.
~Kelechi Chioma


What We Do

Our aim is to raise children who will: be creative and become out-of-the-box thinkers (if need be, think like there is no box). Thereby, finding solutions to humanity’s numerous problems.

Scrabble In Schools

Inter-School Competitions

Chess In Schools

International Tournament

Some Schools we work with

Our Clients



Kids Learn While Having Fun

We utilize Chess & scrabbles as a tool to boost the spelling and language ability in school children, these games also aid in building critical thinking as well as teach problem solving.


Our Founder


Kelechi Chioma

Kelechi is a highly educated individual, holding a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Biochemistry from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria. Complementing his academic foundation, Kelechi is a graduate of the Daystar Leadership Academy, holding an Advanced Certificate.

Kelechi’s professional journey has seen him achieve PRINCE2 certification in project management and acquire expertise as a trained Data Scientist. In addition to his professional pursuits, Kelechi is passionate about education and youth development. Kelechi is the founder of the ‘Scrabble in Schools’ initiative and serve as the senior facilitator at the Protege Centre, a Vintage Man House company at the forefront of introducing Chess and scrabble in primary and secondary schools as a math, vocabulary and logic skills enhancement tool.

Dedicated to nurturing young minds, Kelechi initiated Nigeria’s Smartest Kids Quiz Competition for primary and secondary schools. Beyond his career and educational endeavors, Kelechi is an avid reader and lifelong learner.



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