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OUR Trademark: Small Class Sizes

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Let’s compare two classes. In terms of teacher ability, student levels, and student behavior, they are essentially identical. The only difference is that one class has 10 students and the other has 30. Which class would you want to teach? Which class is better for the students? The smaller one is the obvious answer, but do you know exactly why? Here are the 10 reasons why smaller class size is so important: 1. More one-on-one time. In our 10-student class, it stands to reason that each student will have three times more individual face time with their teacher. This type...

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Growth Mindset in Maths

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In general, a growth mindset is the belief that intelligence and ‘smartness’ can also be learned and that the brain grows from experience and effort.  The opposite, a fixed mindset, is the idea that you are smart, or you are not. In math, that translates into “some people are good at math, and some are not.” Did you know that praising efforts rather than intelligence or results can impact your child’s ability to persevere in challenges?! The goal is to have children thrive on challenges and see failures, not as a sign of low intelligence, but as a learning opportunity. ...

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NSW Selective School Test Online Application - Yr 7 in 2020

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NSW Selective School Entry to Year 7 in 2020 Applications will open for placement in Year 7 in 2020 from 9 October 2018 to 12 November 2018. The selective high school placement test will be held on Thursday 14 March 2019.  Application process Applications for Year 7 entry to an NSW selective high school are completed and submitted online. The form will be available only while applications are open, from 9 October 2018 until 10pm on 12 November 2018 for entry in 2020.  Read the information about applying (click here) carefully prior to submitting an application. Add ssu@det.nsw.edu.au to your email contacts to ensure you receive correspondence from the high performing...

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North Shore Coaching Bella Vista - Scholarship Success!

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North Shore Coaching College has once again confirmed its role as the country’s leading coaching college with the success of the recent Selective Written Assessment Test! We hope to see your children participate in the next one!

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Test Preparation & Test Taking Strategies

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Whether your Opportunity Class / NAPLAN / Selective test / HSC is next week or next year, you can boost your test-taking confidence today using these helpful tips! North Shore Coaching College Bella Vista offers the most comprehensive OC, Selective, NAPLAN & HSC test preparation.

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