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11+ and 13+: How to choose a senior school and prepare for entrance examinations

The main benefit of attending a British private school lies in the emphasis on character development and the realisation of each child’s...

11+ and 13+: How to choose a senior school and prepare for entrance examinations

Choosing a senior school is not always as straightforward as it might seem, and parents are often unsure what to do: applying...

11+: How and why to choose a private senior school

Choosing the right senior school for your child can initially seem overwhelming. One important decision faced by thousands of parents every year...

Which school to choose: Co-ed or single-sex?

Since Prince George started at Thomas’s Battersea, a co-educational London prep school, in autumn 2017, the British media have been wondering –...

What to do if your A-Level results are worse than predicted

Even if your actual A-Level results are worse than predicted, you can still land a place at a British university through Clearing....

What to choose: A-Levels or IB?

Specialisation in either humanities or science remains a key characteristic of the traditional UK A-Level system. A-levels are an ideal choice for...

How to get accepted into an Ivy League university

For the first two years of their undergraduate course US students are free to explore everything from art history to psychology. Compared...

Matt – Online Physics and Maths tutor

Education: MSc, Theoretical Physics, University of Leeds Subjects: Mathematics, Physics Exam preparation: GCSE, iGCSE, A-Levels, IB Tutoring experience: I began tutoring during...

Katie – Biology Tutor

Education: MSc in Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology, University College London, PGCE in Science Education (Biology), King’s College London, BA Archaelogogy (Paleoanthropology), University...

Dougal – Science Tutor

Education: PhD in Materials Chemistry (Nanomaterials for energy storage, Electronics and environmental technologies), University College London (UCL), MSc (Hons), Chemistry, University College...

Sachin – Economics Tutor

Education: MA in Business Education 2012 (Institute of Education, UCL), PGCE in Business and Economics Education, 2011(Institute of Education, UCL), A-level economics...

Laura – English Tutor

Education: Graduate Diploma in Vocal Studies, Royal College of Music (2014), First Class Honours in English Literature, Newcastle University (2010) Subjects: English...

Bruton Lloyd review in The Good Schools Guide

Choosing the right tutor is not always easy, especially when it comes to preparing for the entrance exams and specific requirements of...

Mark – History and English

Education: BA in History from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2011), Qualified English as a Foreign Language Instructor (CELTA)...

Nadia – French Tutor

Education: MA (Hons) English, French & Comparative Literature (University of Zürich, 2009), MA in Acting (Drama Centre London, 2013) Subjects: French Exam...

Sarah – English tutor

Education: University of Leeds (English Literature and Philosophy ), Journalism MA from Goldsmiths College Subjects: English language and literature, Maths, History, Science Exam...

Emily – English tutor

Education: University of Nottingham (French and German Languages), TEFL – qualified instructor of English as a Foreign Language Subjects: English Literature, English, ...

Financial Times – FT Guide to Schools

11+ and 13+: How to choose a senior school and prepare for entrance examinations

The main benefit of attending a British private school lies in the emphasis on character development and the realisation of each child’s...

11+ and 13+: How to choose a senior school and prepare for entrance examinations

Choosing a senior school is not always as straightforward as it might seem, and parents are often unsure what to do: applying...

11+: How and why to choose a private senior school

Choosing the right senior school for your child can initially seem overwhelming. One important decision faced by thousands of parents every year...

Which school to choose: Co-ed or single-sex?

Since Prince George started at Thomas’s Battersea, a co-educational London prep school, in autumn 2017, the British media have been wondering –...

What to do if your A-Level results are worse than predicted

Even if your actual A-Level results are worse than predicted, you can still land a place at a British university through Clearing....

What to choose: A-Levels or IB?

Specialisation in either humanities or science remains a key characteristic of the traditional UK A-Level system. A-levels are an ideal choice for...

How to get accepted into an Ivy League university

For the first two years of their undergraduate course US students are free to explore everything from art history to psychology. Compared...

Matt – Online Physics and Maths tutor

Education: MSc, Theoretical Physics, University of Leeds Subjects: Mathematics, Physics Exam preparation: GCSE, iGCSE, A-Levels, IB Tutoring experience: I began tutoring during...

Katie – Biology Tutor

Education: MSc in Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology, University College London, PGCE in Science Education (Biology), King’s College London, BA Archaelogogy (Paleoanthropology), University...

Dougal – Science Tutor

Education: PhD in Materials Chemistry (Nanomaterials for energy storage, Electronics and environmental technologies), University College London (UCL), MSc (Hons), Chemistry, University College...

Sachin – Economics Tutor

Education: MA in Business Education 2012 (Institute of Education, UCL), PGCE in Business and Economics Education, 2011(Institute of Education, UCL), A-level economics...

Laura – English Tutor

Education: Graduate Diploma in Vocal Studies, Royal College of Music (2014), First Class Honours in English Literature, Newcastle University (2010) Subjects: English...

Mark – History and English

Education: BA in History from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2011), Qualified English as a Foreign Language Instructor (CELTA)...

Nadia – French Tutor

Education: MA (Hons) English, French & Comparative Literature (University of Zürich, 2009), MA in Acting (Drama Centre London, 2013) Subjects: French Exam...

Sarah – English tutor

Education: University of Leeds (English Literature and Philosophy ), Journalism MA from Goldsmiths College Subjects: English language and literature, Maths, History, Science Exam...

Emily – English tutor

Education: University of Nottingham (French and German Languages), TEFL – qualified instructor of English as a Foreign Language Subjects: English Literature, English, ...

Matt – Online Physics and Maths tutor

Education: MSc, Theoretical Physics, University of Leeds Subjects: Mathematics, Physics Exam preparation: GCSE, iGCSE, A-Levels, IB Tutoring experience: I began tutoring during...

Katie – Biology Tutor

Education: MSc in Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology, University College London, PGCE in Science Education (Biology), King’s College London, BA Archaelogogy (Paleoanthropology), University...

Dougal – Science Tutor

Education: PhD in Materials Chemistry (Nanomaterials for energy storage, Electronics and environmental technologies), University College London (UCL), MSc (Hons), Chemistry, University College...

Sachin – Economics Tutor

Education: MA in Business Education 2012 (Institute of Education, UCL), PGCE in Business and Economics Education, 2011(Institute of Education, UCL), A-level economics...

Laura – English Tutor

Education: Graduate Diploma in Vocal Studies, Royal College of Music (2014), First Class Honours in English Literature, Newcastle University (2010) Subjects: English...

Mark – History and English

Education: BA in History from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2011), Qualified English as a Foreign Language Instructor (CELTA)...

Nadia – French Tutor

Education: MA (Hons) English, French & Comparative Literature (University of Zürich, 2009), MA in Acting (Drama Centre London, 2013) Subjects: French Exam...

Sarah – English tutor

Education: University of Leeds (English Literature and Philosophy ), Journalism MA from Goldsmiths College Subjects: English language and literature, Maths, History, Science Exam...

Emily – English tutor

Education: University of Nottingham (French and German Languages), TEFL – qualified instructor of English as a Foreign Language Subjects: English Literature, English, ...