One of the main advantages of digital assessment is that it’s instant. The reports are available straight away...That’s been really powerful – we have been able to act on information immediately.Ryan Hibbard, Assistant Headteacher for Assessment and Curriculum, St Bede’s Voluntary Academy
To support the transition to Post-Primary and help track progress in literacy and numeracy attainment during the first year, GL Assessment has introduced a new exclusive Post-Primary assessment package for schools in Ireland.
The Post-Primary Ireland Assessment Package combines the Cognitive Abilities Test: Irish Edition (CAT4) Level E, the New Group Reading Test (NGRT) A and B, the Progress Test in Maths (PTM) Level 11T, and thePupil Attitudes to Self and School (PASS) survey to offer schools a suite of assessments that can be used together to help teachers better monitor and assess their pupils during 1st year and into 2nd year.
What packages are available?
There is a choice of three packages available.
|Products included||Digital price per pupil||Paper and digital price per pupil|
|Ire 1||CAT4 Level E, NGRT A & B, PTM 11T and PASS||€ 23.26||€ 20.82|
|Ire 2||CAT4 Level E, NGRT A & B and PTM 11T||€ 22.11||€ 18.01|
|Ire 3||CAT4 Level E and NGRT A & B||€ 19.19||€ 13.46|
How does a paper/digital package work?
Further information on each individual assessment can also be found using the links below.
|Ireland's most widely used test of reasoning abilities identifies pupils' developed abilities and likely academic potential.||Progress Test in Maths assesses pupils' mathematical skills and knowledge in areas such as number, shape, data handling and algebra.||Assesses and monitors pupils' reading and comprehension skills to help identify competent readers with weak comprehension skills.||Provides a complete picture of a pupil's motivation, attitudes and engagement in learning. Evidence will prove valuable in any School Self - Evaluation (SSE).|
For any general enquiries or to place an order, please call 1800 806 185 or email Ireland@gl-assessment.ie. Alternatively, speak to Rebecca Garven, your consultant for Ireland by calling 087-9761265.