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PostPosted: Wed May 22, 2013 11:52 pm 
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Hi all,

I am a newbie parent to this forum. A few quick things, if anyone could offer some advise. My child is sitting for 11+ next yr.

1. We are trying to find a good tutor in our area. We have tried a couple, but they are not so experienced in getting kids prepared for the eleven plus exams. if anyone could personal message me about any suggestions or previous experience with a tutor - that would be greatly appreciated.

2. I was readin through the Warwckshire forum, and read Okanagan's post about the format of the warwikshire exam possibly changing to the CEM format used in Birmingham selective schools. Can anyone confirm if there are going to be changes ??

Your help is much appreciated.

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PostPosted: Thu May 23, 2013 7:09 am 
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We don't have further any news about the possibility of Birmingham and Warwickshire tests being combined - although actually the change would be more in the way it is scored than the actual content, so from your perspective it wouldn't affect the way you need to prepare anyway.

However as Warwickshire and Birmingham have already separately announced exam dates for this year (although they happen to be the same, with Warwickshire offering a 2nd date for those taking the Birmingham exam), then you can be fairly confident that any change would not in any case affect the 2014 admissions round - i.e. those taking the exams this year.


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