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Tuition with real teachers!

At Kip McGrath Urmston Tuition Centre we believe that your children should be taught by fully qualified, experienced, CRB checked teachers who have a passion and vocation for teaching. Our centre is owned and run by two local teachers, Kelly … Continue reading

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Summer School sessions at Kip McGrath Urmston Tuition Centre.

Summer School at Kip McGrath Urmston Tuition Centre We are offering 2 hour sessions every Wednesday and Thursday throughout August for the fantastic price of £26 – that is £13 per hour for professional tuition delivered by fully qualified teachers in our spacious, … Continue reading

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Are more controls needed on who can be a private tutor?

Several recent reports in the media recently have highlighted the rise in private tuition in the UK and the concerns that the industry is unregulated. I was contacted by Radio 4’s You and Your’s programme several weeks ago. They were researching … Continue reading

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Is Sleep Deprivation affecting your child’s performance at school?

Does your child get enough sleep? A recent report shows that an alarming number of children, mainly in more affluent countries, are suffering from sleep deprivation which is having a negative impact on their school work. Smartphones, computers and TVs … Continue reading

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Get Ready for School with Kip McGrath Urmston Tuition Centre.

Starting a Trafford Primary School in September 2013? Give your child a great start to their school life with our play-based learning programme! The transition from pre-school to more formal learning is a significant one for children. It can affect … Continue reading

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Top 10 Questions to ask at your child’s Parents’ Evening

It’s easy to forget what you wanted to ask at Parents’ Evening, read this great advice from Kip McGrath Lisburn to help you have a productive consultation. Top 10 Questions to ask at your child’s Parents’ Evening.

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How working memory affects learning.

Working Memory in children has been shown to be a more accurate way of predicting future educational attainment than IQ. Children with poor working memory often struggle with routine, everyday tasks like instructions, directions and learning tasks such as maths … Continue reading

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  Teaching ICT skills at Primary. Misgivings about the quality and content of the ICT Curriculum have been rife for many years now, both amongst teachers and educational experts. Britain is in danger of losing its reputation for producing world … Continue reading

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MPs criticise GCSE shake-up. Once more the Government has been criticised for the speed at which they are proposing the change the GCSE system. This is something that I know concerns teachers, parents and pupils alike. It would be reassuring … Continue reading

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