Keystone Blog


19 April, 2017

We are delighted to announce that Keystone Tutors has become a registered centre to administer the UKiset at our office in Singapore. The UKiset is a global test designed for entry into British curriculum schools. The accreditation allows us provide test taking facilities to students in Singapore who are required to sit the test as part of the entrance process for UK schools.

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18 April, 2017

Keystone Tutors Singapore has now been live and kicking for nearly two months! We are here to give families based in Singapore access to our wonderful tutors in the UK via our online tutoring platform and we are here to stay! There has been a fantastic initial response to our on the ground presence and we are starting to help students here prepare for competitive entrance exams to UK independent schools and universities as well as GCSEs, A Levels and IB.

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2 April, 2017

Keystone's Director of Education shares his thoughts on making an effective revision plan. What? You should ask your subject teachers for advice about what to study and revise. They usually have a good idea about which topics appear regularly on exam papers and which are less frequent. Although you should aim to have a good understanding of the whole syllabus, it is not unreasonable to want to prioritise your learning.

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31 March, 2017

Revision can be daunting and establishing a starting point is often a challenge at this time of year. The following article aims to provide ideas about where to start and how to approach revision with suggestions that can be immediately put into practice and will hopefully ease any revision concerns during the exam season.

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3 March, 2017

Ed Richardson, Keystone's Director of Education was quoted in today's Independent. Ed commented on the attraction of British Schools for overseas families.  Click here to read the full article.

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1 March, 2017

Keystone's Director of Education, Ed Richardson commented in the latest edition of Knight Frank's annual Wealth Report. Ed gave his thoughts on why international families are attracted to British private schools. Read the full article here.

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17 February, 2017

As a tutor I have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of students, but despite the differences between them I often encounter some of the same issues over and over again.

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31 January, 2017

The English Literature Admissions Test needn’t be terrifying. In fact, it is simply testing a couple of skills that you’ve been cultivating since at least your GCSEs, and probably well before that: the skill of reading slowly, closely, and creatively, and the skill of writing with clarity, purpose, and insight. The ELAT is designed so that you can do well in it regardless of your prior knowledge. This isn’t an exam where you’ll show off how much you know.

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