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.

Exact – Time-efficient assessment for Exam Access Arrangements

Rapid – Quick whole-class dyselxia screening

LADS – Identify dyslexic tendencies in adults (15+)

CoPS – Child-friendly early dyslexia screening

LASS – Identify dyslexic tendencies and other learning needs

Recall – Evaluate the speed and efficiency of working memory

ViSS – Identify those who suffer from visual stress

Memory Booster – Help improve memory, concentration and attention

Comprehension Booster – Identify strengths and weaknesses in comprehension

Supporting every child’s learning needs at Millfield

Helping being thorough in securing the right access arrangements for students who are entitled to them

CAT4 and Lucid LASS: Achieving Excellence Together at JESS

Early identification of a pupil’s strengths and weaknesses are a key focus at Jumeirah English Speaking School (JESS) in Dubai

Empowering every child at Priestnall School with Exact

Identifying students entitled to additional access arrangements in their exams, and supporting applications