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Careers Advice – Strengths Test

Welcome to our Intelligence Strengths Test. Our Strengths Test This Test assesses the following seven intelligence strengths: Self-Growth / Self-Growth Intelligence Emotional / Emotional Intelligence Logical Reasoning / Logical Intelligence Kinesthetic / Kinesthetic Intelligence Spatial Reasoning / Spatial Reasoning Intelligence Numerical Reasoning / Numerical Reasoning Intelligence Verbal Reasoning / Verbal Reasoning Intelligence You can take…

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Online A-level Maths Tuition

We are a small but effective team that provide after school online tutoring, specialising in A-Level Maths Tuition, IB Diploma Programme and Foundation Mathematics.  Two A-Level Maths Divisions  Academy division – Due to higher demand, we run our Edexcel, OCR and AQA courses as an online academy where we follow a strict calendar schedule that…

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Top tech jobs you might not consider STEM

Here are a few non-traditional tech job titles to consider: Photography UK Average Salary: £25,916 Graphic Designer UK Average Salary: £29,521 Web Developer UK Average Salary: £39,311 Product Manager UK Average Salary: £56,195 Broadcast Technician UK Average Salary: £43,172 Fashion Data Scientist/Analyst UK Average Salary: £50,585 Business Development UK Average Salary: £39,413 UX Designer UK…

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Developing Students’ Thinking

Critical thinking skills are essential in university studies, For instance, a student can use these skills to constructively question information, arguments, and ideas during his or her studies (Bouygues, 2019). Notably, students with such skills are likely to excel in their studies as university education is not all about accepting all information an individual reads…

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GL’s new Maths Test / Popular Numerical Reasoning Tests

GL Assessment’s Progress Test in Maths A progress test in mathematics entails assessing two means of learning maths that is using mathematical content and understanding and applying mathematical processes through problem-solving. The test is also essential in improving teacher workload as it has been designed to be easily accessible and straight forward with simple guidelines.…

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What’s the entry mark for private schools’ Common Entrance Exam for 2019?

Common Entrance Pass Mark Typically, the average pass mark is between 55 – 60%. Although there are difficulty levels. The standard of work for Common Entrance in most subjects is in advance of a student’s academic age. Some subjects, such as English, involve working at GCSE level. What is the Common Entrance exam? Firstly, it’s not…

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Check your basic tutoring skills?

How effective are your basic tutoring skills? Take our quiz to find out how effective your tutoring skills are. Why do I need coaching skills in tutoring? Coaching can involve any situation where one person supports another in achieving a goal. This can be a personal or professional role. We are all familiar with sports…

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CAT4 Quantitative Test 1

The CAT4 Quantitative Reasoning Battery consists of two types of tests. Number Series Number Analogies The Cognitive Ability Test: CAT4is a standardised cognitive test. It provides insights into children’s’ ability to reason across 4 fields: verbal, non-verbal, mathematical and spatial as compared to the national average. For more information on CAT4 tests visit our CAT4 Practice page.…

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Improve your time management

To have effective time management skills are something we all strive for. To only have more time to do the things we really like. How good are yours? Effective time management is something that we can all appreciate. Whether you are the CEO of a big company. Whether you are studying for your 11 Plus…

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Jobs you can get with GCSEs in 2019

Whether you want to be the next Richard Branson or simply don’t want to go onto further education, there are plenty of options if you leave school with just your GCSEs.  So you’ve just done your GCSEs, what next? While many people choose to go on to do A-Levels and a degree at University, it…

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Improve your decision-making

What is your decision-making style? In fact, how easy is it for you to come to your decisions. Not only that, but also can you stick to them? There are so many decisions we have to make on a daily basis. To name but a few: what to wear what to eat for breakfast to…

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What are the new GCSE pass marks?

The focus of this page is What are the new GCSE pass marks? Introduction to the new GCSE pass marks?  You may be used to the GCSE pass grade being a ‘C’. However, the new GCSE pass grade is a GCSE Grade 4. Thus, GCSE Grade 7 approximates to the ‘old school’ GCSE grade ‘A’. The…

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