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11-plus exams tuition 'routine'

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Many children who pass the 11-plus exam have had extensive after-school help from tutors or family members, BBC research suggests.

But some academics say coaching excludes children from poor families.

Three pupils who were privately tutored to pass the exam and qualify for grammar school tells us what they think.

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