Jeanette Knowles, SENDCo from Wreake Valley Academy provided the following feedback about the C-Pen Exam Reader

Jeanette Knowles, SENDCo from Wreake Valley Academy provided the following feedback about the C-Pen Exam Reader:

Describe your school:

We are an 11-18 mixed gender, secondary school in Leicestershire.

Did you trial the C-Pen Exam Reader initially, if so, what “review process” did you follow and what conclusions did you draw?

We trialled the C-Pen Exam Reader with a number of students.

We obtained feedback from the students themselves and from the teaching assistants.

We also measured the change in the students’ ability to complete assessments and classwork independently.

What do you most like about the C-Pen Exam Reader?

Ease of use, exam approval and the light that clearly shows what text is being captured.

Please describe how you are using the C-Pen Exam Reader?

With SEN/EAL students to access curriculum text and during exams.

Please describe how the use of the C-Pen Exam Reader has affected your students?

Already improved confidence and independence.

Students have encouraged other students to use them and clearly see the benefits of them.

How likely are you to recommend the C-Pen Exam Reader to others?

Definitely.