Almost 2,000 Milton Keynes youngsters aged six to sixteen have now experienced this successful learning strategy for themselves. The tutors at the centre are experienced, professional teachers. Tuition is provided in the key areas of reading, spelling, English and maths, focussing on basic skills and then extending youngsters to reach their full potential. The Kip McGrath programme enables students to: practise skills, build confidence and enjoy learning. After an initial, free assessment a programme of study is developed to meet each student's individual needs. This programme will use the tried and tested Kip McGrath materials. Each youngsters weekly session is 80 minutes long. It consists typically of six different activities including written and practical activities along with associated homework. Classes have a maximum of 5 students.