Coping with exam stress

Dec 28 2016
Coping with exam stress is this week's theme for my guest blog for London Mums. Exams and tests can cause anxiety and stress for families; even younger children sitting SATs tests can suffer from nerves and worry about them. There are many small ways you can help reduce this stress.

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Why it just doesn’t add up – Expert’s advice to improve maths’ skills

Dec 22 2016
Industry expert gives the inside scoop on how to get kids back in the Maths charts. I am a former teacher and creator of education app Maths Rockx and would like to share my advice on how to get kids to love learning again and improve their maths' skills.

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The 11+ entrance exam journey

Nov 26 2016
It’s wise to start planning early for your child’s move to senior school. Begin by finding out which local schools are available to your child, and consider how far you would consider commuting across London for the right school. If you are considering selective state or independent schools, it’s essential to have your child academically assessed. This will allow you to find out if they could pass the 11+ (and whether they are likely to thrive in an academically selective senior school).  Good assessment feedback should also include advice on which schools would be a good fit for your child’s ability and academic potential. If you decide a selective school is right for your child, this is where the journey through the 11+ entrance exam begins!

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