Renaissance Learning

Renaissance Learning UK is a leading provider of computer-based assessment technology for primary and secondary schools and academies, and a proud sponsor or organisations such as the National Literacy Trust (NLT) and the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP).

Renaissance Learning’s software and hardware provide daily formative assessment and period progress-monitoring technology to enhance curriculum, support differentiated instruction, and personalise practice in reading, writing and maths.

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Accelerated Reader Two years' reading growth in just one academic year with Accelerated Reader

Adopted by thousands of schools worldwide and used by over 500,000 children in the UK every day, Renaissance Learning produce the world’s most widely used reading software, Accelerated Reader (AR).

Through a combination of STAR Reading baseline assessment and fun, motivational, quizzes on more than 21,000 fiction and non-fiction titles, this data-rich program promotes reading for pleasure, and produces an average of two years’ reading growth in just one academic year – with some schools reporting as much as four years’ growth in the same period!

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NEO 2 NEO 2: The ultimate writing tool!

Imagine motivating even your most reluctant pupils to overcome the fear of the ‘blank page’ and write when, and wherever, inspiration strikes! As the ultimate writing tool, NEO 2 allows you to do this – and much more besides!

  • Compact, lightweight and portable, with a full-size keyboard and built-in typing tutor
  • Instant on/off
  • Over 700 hours battery life from just three standard AA batteries
  • Automatically save up to 200 A4 pages of text across eight files
  • Durable enough to withstand the rigours of the classroom – including being dropped from a height of up to 1m!
  • Enhance Assessment for Learning with FREE 2Know! and AccelTest voting software
NEO 2 with Writing
  • Support collaborative writing with FREE NEO Share software, ideal for Interactive Whiteboards
  • GoogleDocs compatibility enables teachers and pupils to share and edit work from any location
  • Accelerated Reader, Accelerated Maths and MathsFacts in a Flash Renaissance Learning software compatibility
  • Meets JCQ criteria for use in examinations

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