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The National Tutoring Conference presents:
The 11 Plus Conference
1pm – 4pm, Wednesday 1st April 2015
Nutford House, University of London, Brown Street, London W1H 5UL


Bringing together teachers, head teachers, examiners and education industry experts in the area of the 11+ preparation. Providing a platform for discussion and debate in the future of the 11+.


Raising money for the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust.
Contact: Cleo Watson
Tel: 07870559780
Email: info@nationaltutoringconference.co.uk

Confirmed speakers:
The sciences and humanities – is the 11 Plus too limiting in what it tests and prepares pupils for?

Harry Mount – The Telegraph The Kent 11 Plus test was changed to make it less susceptible to coaching. What happened next?

Peter Read – Kent Advice Fairness of pupil premium priority at lower scores in “tutor-proof” tests or tests that examine innate ability.

Mark Maclaine – Tutorfair When education is reduced to astonishing absurdity.

Dr Chris Ray – Reporting Inspector, Independent Schools Inspectorate and Member of the UK International Education Council Are there advantages to private primary school education for the 11+?

Dee Francken Comment

Philip Alexandre – Touch-type, Read and Spell The full agenda and schedule for the event can be found at www.nationaltutoringconference.co.uk with regular updates posted to Twitter, via the hashtag #11plus

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