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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-09462: Richard Lyle (Uddingston and Bellshill)

Scottish National Party

Date lodged: 25 May 2017

To ask the Scottish Government which school year groups take the new group reading tests (NGRT), which are also known as GL assessments.

Answered by: John Swinney 6 June 2017

NGRT from GL Assessment is a commercially available product which some local authorities may choose to purchase to assess literacy and numeracy. The year groups chosen for testing is a matter for the local authority.