Numeracy Skills Blog

24 Sep

Initial Teacher Training and QTS Skills Tests

By QTS Maths Tutor| September 24th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

There are a number of routes into primary and secondary teaching . In order to become a qualified teacher you need to undertake Initial Teacher Training (ITT) or Initial Teacher Education. Entry is generally competitive but less so for shortage subjects such as Maths.   How do I get into teaching? Half of the ITT's [...]

17 Sep

Updated Numeracy Skills Tests

By QTS Maths Tutor| September 17th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

Unlike most other providers out there, at QTS Maths Tutor we update our numeracy skills practice tests on a regular basis. We have new question types which have appeared in this month's test. Our tests help our students to become numeracy ready so that they can pass the numeracy skills test. There are many resources [...]

11 Sep

QTS Skills Test

By QTS Maths Tutor| September 11th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

We are now at the time of year when many are starting their initial teacher training (ITT) whilst others are researching the QTS Skills Tests and beginning their journey into teaching. In order to get accepted on a ITT course you must do a number of things but one hurdle many people underestimate are the [...]

3 Sep

Numeracy Skills Independent Reviews

By QTS Maths Tutor| September 3rd, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

At QTS Maths Tutor we are the only professional numeracy skills test provider to provide independent reviews via Trust Pilot. We do this so that people who are new to our service can read previous customer reviews and be confident in the numeracy skills practice tests and tuition we provide.  Other providers of numeracy skills [...]

28 Aug

Literacy Skills Test Tuition

By QTS Maths Tutor| August 28th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

QTS Maths Tutor is pleased to announce that we have recently expanded our service in order to offer Literacy Skills Tuition. As well as our expert team of numeracy skills tutors we now have literacy skills tutors who have experience in the professional QTS literacy test and are professionally qualified to teach English. Many people [...]

22 Aug

QTS Maths Tutor Updates

By QTS Maths Tutor| August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

At QTS Maths Tutor we are pleased to say that our new updates feature on the homepage will now display all of our most recent updates to the website, service and tests all in one place so that you as prospective teachers preparing for their numeracy skills test can see what new additions there have [...]

20 Aug

Numeracy Skills Test Calculator

By QTS Maths Tutor| August 20th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

The professional numeracy skills tests is quite a daunting prospect for many especially if Maths isn't your strongest subject. Many people struggle with the QTS numeracy test and often fail on their first attempt unless they have had additional support or have worked really hard, in which case you can pass the test first time. [...]

13 Aug

How To Pass The Numeracy Skills Test

By QTS Maths Tutor| August 13th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

As a prospective teachers looking forward to starting your teacher training you will be well aware that you have to pass your professional numeracy skills test pass first. Your first question may be how difficult is the numeracy skills test? It can be quite difficult if you haven't studied Maths for a number of years [...]

8 Aug

Numeracy Skills Test Resits

By QTS Maths Tutor| August 8th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

We are getting to the time of year now where many prospective teachers have to pass their numeracy skills test in order to start their teach training courses in September and October. Many have all ready sat their exam and some didn't manage to pass first time. If you are re-sitting your numeracy skills test [...]

5 Aug

Numeracy Skills Practice Tests

By QTS Maths Tutor| August 5th, 2017|Categories: Numeracy Skills Blog|

We have again updated our numeracy skills practice tests to more accurately reflect the learndirect and government online tests. Our qts maths tests now contain multiple choice questions with tick box answers rather than letter submission as this is closer to the real thing. We have also updated our question types based on student feedback [...]