NOTE: Fees stated above are based on one student receiving one hour of private tutoring per week. For students receiving more than one hour of private tutoring per week, costs are multiplied accordingly. 



​​ASSESSMENT INFORMATION

At Clever Fox Education, we stand apart from other tutoring companies because assessments are built into all our courses.  Unlike other tutoring programs and schools, we relish having clear measures term by term for parents to clearly see the return on their investment in their child's education. In addition, children receive a boost of motivation as they have a visible sense of their progress and a data-driven recognition of just how much they have improved.  

Mathematics Assessments

For
new students:
- 8-9-page, grade-appropriate, formative diagnostic assessment covering all syllabus outcomes. The assessment results pinpoint each child’s specific strengths and weaknesses in mathematics so I can develop a systematic and structured tutoring program.

Time required: 2-4 hours (untimed)

For
existing students:
My teaching method involves

- teaching new concepts/topics

 -practising new concept/topics in class and for homework

- assessing the concepts/topic to ensure mastery

- reviewing assessment data to identify areas of strength and any topics/concepts needing further consolidation


At the end of the year, all topics are reassessed again to double check mastery.

Writing assessments

All
new students must write a:

- narrative text, and a

- persuasive text


Time to complete:

- 20-minute time limit for Selective/Scholarship preparation

- 30-minute time limit for ICAS preparation

- 40-minutes tine limit for NAPLAN preparation


For
existing students:
A formative assessment will take place in the last week of each term to measure achievement/progress and to identify any areas needing further consolidation

Comprehension assessment

For all
new students:
The Tests of Reading Comprehension 3rd ed. (TORCH 3) is a thoroughly researched and Australian-normed test used to identify comprehension levels, measure progress and use content-referenced interpretation to identify skills requiring further instruction.

Time to complete: approximately 30 – 45 minutes (untimed)

For
existing students:

For students receiving 1 hour of comprehension tutoring every week for 10 weeks:
- A formative assessment will take place in the last week of each term to measure achievement/progress and to identify any areas needing further consolidation

For students receiving 1 hour of comprehension tutoring every two weeks for 10 weeks:
- A formative assessment will take place every 6 months to measure achievement/progress and to identify any areas needing further consolidation

CLEVER FOX EDUCATION'S END-OF-TERM REPORT

Clever Fox Education’s
NEW end-of-term report aims to support student learning by providing information to parents and students about achievement/progress and to highlight any areas needing further consolidation. The goal of the report is to foster partnerships between myself and parents to support each child’s learning and progress.

The report will provide parents with:

 -comprehensive and specific data about their child’s weekly and term progress

- a professional and detailed analysis of their child’s assessments, which are used to evaluate performance throughout the term

- professional recommendations about any areas for further development

- feedback on their child’s behaviour, effort and homework during the term

COURSE OPTIONS