Around 80 percent of students at the centre aiming for Kent and Essex grammar schools pass the 11-plus.
Tutoring children in destinations as far flung as Dubai, Qatar and China for the 11-plus, Education Hotel has always taught online. Children love using the online whiteboard, says director Jemma Zoe Smith.
Transfer tests are fairer for pupils than “selection by parental wealth,” according to the Association for Quality Education (AQE), one of the two test providers.
Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School in Sutton Coldfield has apologised after students from the school were allowed to attend a leavers’ day celebration despite turning up as “slaves and slave masters”.
Non-verbal reasoning can absolutely be taught – don’t panic if your child finds it tricky at the beginning, says Education Boutique’s founder Lucy Spencer.
Entrance exams to Bourne Grammar School in Lincolnshire have been delayed by a week due to the pandemic.
I feel like I will be out of the society I live in if my daughter doesn’t take this 11-plus test and succeed.
The proportion of children from poorer families going to grammar school in England has gone backwards despite a government push to widen their intakes, The Independent has reported.
A box of plastic shapes can be an excellent resource to teach three-dimensional shapes for the 11-plus.
Name: Sannah O’Connor, Sannah Private Tuition
An average of half an hour daily in year 4, building up to an hour a day in year 5 is ideal for 11-plus preparation, says Sannah O’Connor.