Obsession with exams is forcing schools to restrict curriculum and leading to damaging consequences, teachers and parents say

Teachers and parents are becoming increasingly concerned that exam pressures are forcing schools to offer a limited, bare-bones education as they start prepping pupils at younger and younger ages, according to two surveys commissioned by GL Assessment.


Value-added assessment tool

Joint initiative offers schools the most accurate assessment yet


Mike Kane MP visits St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

On Friday 27 April, St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School in Sale and GL Assessment welcomed Mike Kane, MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East, for a tour of the school and to see how assessments can be used to track children’s progress effectively and provide the school with valuable insights they can share with parents.


Children’s Wellbeing: Pupil Attitudes to Self and School Report 2018

Press Release: Hundreds of thousands of children’s wellbeing could be ‘at risk’, experts fear, with boys just as vulnerable as girls


Global Perspectives: Pupil Attitudes to Self and School Report 2018

One in 10 international school students have attitudinal roadblocks to learning


GL Education wins Bett Award for Exporter of the Year

GL Education has won the prestigious Exporter of the Year Award at the Bett Awards 2018.


GL Education and SAYEGH sign strategic partnership

We have signed a 10-year strategic partnership agreement with SAYEGH to bring benchmarking and diagnostic assessments to the Middle East and North Africa


Greenwood Academy recognised as Centre of Assessment Excellence

Greenwood Academy in Castle Vale, Birmingham, has been recognised as a Centre of Assessment Excellence by GL Assessment, the UK’s leading provider of formative assessments for schools.


GL Assessment launches the UK’s first digital, adaptive spelling test

GL Assessment has today published a termly, standardised spelling test which is designed to help teachers measure their pupils’ spelling skills against a national benchmark. The first digital, adaptive spelling test of its kind, the New Group Spelling Test is designed for pupils aged 6 – 14 years and is suitable for use on a PC or tablet.


Providing young people with the skills they need to fulfil their potential

On Friday 24 November, Medway University Technical College (UTC), GL Assessment and the Baker Dearing Educational Trust welcomed Helen Whately, MP for Faversham and Mid Kent.