Argh! It’s my child’s 11+ year…

Argh! It’s my child’s 11+ year…

Those of us who pride ourselves on being on top of everything school-related have had our world turned upside-down recently. Parents of Year 5s with the Kent Test on the horizon are particularly anxious. But one of the toughest things to manage in a normal year is...

Mocks, mocks glorious mocks!

Mocks, mocks glorious mocks!

Don't go thinking that mock exams should be left until the last minute. Mocks are a fantastic diagnostic tool and should be experienced as early as possible. And they are all running as live, digital sessions at the moment. Ours are warm, reassuring events where we...

How’s your child’s work/life balance?

Homework hacks for overwhelmed families

Is your 11+ preparation being driven off-course by your child's intolerable homework burden? How are you supposed to fit extra work around everything else that seems to be thrown at your family-time? Well here are 6 key hacks to help you come up with a plan that works...