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Apps for tutoring for entrance exams for independent schools

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andmypointis Mon 21-Jan-19 14:34:46

Has anyone used apps for private school tutoring? I know there are lots out there for tutoring for 11 plus but are they the same? Thanks.

Lara53 Tue 22-Jan-19 19:03:34

No app will replace a good tutor. I’d use them in addition to not instead of

andmypointis Fri 25-Jan-19 08:08:44

@Lara53 thanks. When do you suggest beginning tutoring please? Year 4 or 5?

Lara53 Fri 25-Jan-19 08:34:47

In the school where I teach - non selective independent to 11, feeding a huge variety of selective Senior schools - we start teaching VR and non VR at the beginning of Year 4 and stream by ability for Comprehension. from February of Year 5. If your child is on a state school I’d start ASAP - Beginning of Yr4 if possible.

andmypointis Thu 07-Feb-19 07:57:27

@Lara53 thanks for the advice.

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