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What’s the point of an 11+ mock exam?

What’s the point of an 11+ mock exam?

Why book your child into one of our carefully-matched Kent Test 11+ mock exams? Taking away their fear First sight of an exam room - with rows and rows of tables, an alphabetical seating plan and exam papers set out formally - is overwhelming at first. We have 60...

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11 plus preparation: The parents’ guide to passing

11 plus preparation: The parents’ guide to passing

Let's start right at the beginning... What is the 11 plus exam? Interestingly, ‘11 plus’ is a much more general term than you might imagine. It’s the name given to any entrance exam taken in the school year the child turns eleven. There are multiple 11 plus exams...

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What I really think about pen licences

What I really think about pen licences

The first time I heard the term 'pen licence' I was listening to Charlie, my eight-year-old, in the back of the car on the way home from school. He wasn't wildly impressed with the concept. He explained to me that his teacher, Mrs. Barker, awarded pen licences to...

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