School Direct Skills Tests

Skills Test Guidance


The two books below have been recommended by recent trainees:

Guide to the QTS Numeracy Skills Test

Written by Tom O’Toole

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Pass the QTS Numeracy Skills Test with Ease 2016-2017

Written by Vali Nasser



Other recommended reading includes:

Teaching Primary Physical Education

by Julia Lawrence

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