Published on: 15 Jan 2018

We found the New Group Reading Test more accurate than the SATS in assessing students’ strengths and weaknesses. SATS just give us a number. The test gives us details on the areas we need to focus on.

Gaining deeper insight into reading skills

Gaurav Dubay, Head of English at King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys in Birmingham, reviews our New Group Reading Test in the January issue of Special Children magazine.


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How to roadmap Progress 8 success

Andy Dalton-Bunker advises how to ensure vulnerable students are on track to achieve their Attainment 8 expectations.

Using computerised assessment with SEND children

Jo Horne explores the advantages and disadvantages of using computerised assessments with special educational needs (SEND) children.

Assessing students with EAL

Sue Thompson talks about the different approaches to assessing students with EAL.

Top tips on transition

Julie McCulloch gives her top tips for helping your Year 7’s get through transition unscathed.