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The 11+ Exam for Grammar School Entry: A Guide For Parents 2019
19 May 2019
This article provides a guide for parents of current Year 5 children looking to prepare them for the 11+ Exam in September 2019 to enter their child into Year 7...
What Makes a Brilliant Teacher?
17 May 2019
The single most significant factor which determines the quality of education that a student receives is the quality of their teacher. Teaching is a most challe...
Key Stage 2 SATs in 2020: A Guide for Parents
15 May 2019
The Year 6 KS2 SATs will be administered in the week commencing 11 May 2020. The timetable is as follows: Monday 11 May 2020 and Tuesday 12 May 2020 English gr...
Facts About Home Schooling in the UK: Teachers To Your Home
14 May 2019
This article provides some facts and a guide for parents, living in England and Wales, who are considering home schooling their child. What is Home Schooling?...
The Benefits of Home Tuition
13 May 2019
There are a number of benefits to home tuition: 1. A tutor has the opportunity to focus on the specific subjects and areas that your child may be struggling wi...
Facts About Home Schooling in the UK: Teachers To Your Home
06 May 2019
This article provides some facts and a guide for parents, living in England and Wales, who are considering home schooling their child. What is Home Schooling?...
Independent School Entrance Exams: A Guide for Parents 2019
02 May 2019
This article provides a guide for parents of children looking to enter their child into Year 7 (11+ Entry) or Year 9 (13+ Entry) at an Independent School in Sep...
Support Your Dyslexic Child
30 Apr 2019
It is estimated that dyslexia affects about a tenth of the population in the UK and is the most common of all specific learning difficulties. Dyslexia is often...
Top Parenting Tips
26 Apr 2019
There are a number of common factors that parents of successful children have: Parents of successful children teach their children to develop strong social ski...

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