Day: December 23, 2012

UK NEWS: MOTHER PENS BOOK SHARING TIPS ON HOW TO GET YOUR CHILD IN TO BRITAIN’S TOP SCHOOLS

The Voice Online reports that mother of three and GP Dr Nonye Agomo has written a new book titled ‘Surviving the 11+’ which shares tips on how to get your child in to Britain’s top grammar schools. The 11+ test – taken in Year 6 – is no longer compulsory in England and Wales but is still used as an entrance exam by schools who offer places based on academic ability. Pupils are tested on verbal and non-verbal reasoning, English and maths. Determined to get her []

FILM TRAILER: IF ONLY (BY FREDI KRUGA) / MY THOUGHTS ON ‘PROJECTS’ AIMED AT BRITAIN’S BLACK YOUTH

IF ONLY is a short film written and directed by Fredi ‘KRUGA’ Nwaka under his  newly formed C.R.I.M.E (Creating Role Models In Media Enterprise). C.R.I.M.E works with ex offenders, gang members and troubled teens and turns their stories into short films. It teaches them all aspects of film making as well as social skills, networking and helps provide them with opportunities to further their careers in media and entertainment. This project was funded by The Big Lottery Awards For All and was made []