...it was exactly what we needed to help us deal with the huge and time-consuming process of assessing over 1,000 students every year. It really has been a time saver of extraordinary value.Assessment Co-ordinator, Surrey
Lucid Research is a specialist provider of assessments for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND), offering a suite of highly reliable, digital assessments for use by SENCOs in primary, secondary and special schools.
In 2015, the Lucid range of SEND products were incorporated into the GL Assessment portfolio – enabling us to provide a complete SEND package that combines our assessments of speech and language, reading, cognitive ability, literacy and numeracy with Lucid’s respected portfolio of assessments for dyslexia, visual stress, memory, reading and cognitive development.
GL Assessment now work closely with Lucid and their university partners, helping to further develop this suite of SEND assessments, and make them even more accessible to schools in the UK and internationally.
Using Lucid Exact to test students’ reading comprehension, reading speed and spelling to see whether a student might need access arrangements for their exams
Helping being thorough in securing the right access arrangements for students who are entitled to them
With a high number of EAL and SEN learners, North Walsall Primary Academy is helping to break down language barriers and identify additional needs
“We knew what our extremes were doing, so we were well informed on our highest and lowest achievers. But it was that band of pupils in the middle we were particularly concerned about, and it was with their outcomes that we feared we might end up being classed as a ‘coasting school’.”