The changes to the 2020 Selective School Tests, and what it means for your child.

Updated: Mar 9, 2020

Part 2 of a series of blogs we will do to break down the proposed changes to the Selective School Tests and what it means for you and your child. Keep up to date by liking us on Facebook!

If you are the parent of a child preparing entry into a Selective High School and have been keeping track with the news, you will know that there has been talks of a major overhaul of the Selective Test Exam from 2020, and minor changes in the 2019 exam.

The Department of Education has released a 26-page report named “Review of the Selective Education Access”, which can be found here:

To most of us, this document can be lengthy and confusing. That’s why we will be releasing a series of articles carefully breaking down this report and specifically focusing on what it means for Selective School Test Preparation. We will tackle issues such as the test format changing to online, what ‘adaptive testing’ is, how the difficulty of the tests will change, and so on!

We covered Action Points 1 to 3 in the last article. In this article, we will talk about the Acti