Updates, Events & Announcements

Practice SATs in 2022-23 with Smartgrade

20th May 2022

KS2 practice SATs can provide valuable information on gaps in pupils’ understanding. But getting a clear view of problem areas may involve a lot of Excel data wrangling. Plus, you can’t tell how your pupils will compare to the national cohort.

Insight has partnered with Smartgrade to help you get the most out of KS2 practice SATs.

New Help Guide: Changes to Statutory Assessment Codes 2021/22

4th May 2022

The 2021/22 academic year sees some important changes to the assessment codes used at the end of key stages 1 and 2 and marks the end of a phased transition in the approach to assessment of pupils with SEND. These changes, that come into force this year, have been delayed due to the pandemic.

Read Guide »

Statutory Assessment codes 2021-22

Insight Developments Roadmap

4th May 2022

Insight is under constant development. We fine-tune, improve, listen to your feedback and keep everything up to date. Use the Help menu in Insight to let us know if you have feedback or feature ideas you’d like to discuss.

If you’d like a view into what we’re working on and what requests are on the list to consider, click below:

Insight development roadmap

Insight Roadshows

28th March 2022

Insight Roadshow events are taking place around the country. Book your free ticket and join our resident data expert, James Pembroke, to find out about new system developments including Provision Mapping, Learning Plans and Parent Reports, with time for Q&A.

Locations remaining to book now are: Taunton, Maidstone, Littlehampton, Bracknell, Portishead, Hereford, Formby, New Forest, Oldham and Slough.

Carousel Learning seeking Early Adopters

1st March 2022

Our friends at Carousel Learning are launching a version of their retrieval practice and quizzing tool that is tailored to the needs of primaries.

They’re looking for early adopter primaries to help them shape the product and test drive their question banks. Please email adam@carousel-learning.com for more information.

Carousel Learning

New Help Guide: Monitoring Targets using Progress Columns in Tables

31st January 2022

In a previous help guide, we demonstrated how to use progress columns in tables to calculate the difference (or change) between two assessments; we also have a guide on monitoring targets using Progress Overviews.

In our new guide, we’ll combine these concepts to show you how to use progress columns in tables to monitor pupils’ progress towards targets.

Read Monitoring Targets using Progress Columns in Tables »

Using Tables to evaluate Progress to Targets

Assembly maintenance

1st December 2021

07/12/2021 Update: Assembly is back online and the automatic sync has been switched back on. Please contact support if you encounter any issues with your data.

Significant Update to Parent Reports

3rd November 2021

The parent reports tool has been a feature in Insight for a while now and with its latest update, it’s even easier to design your own reports containing all the information you want to convey to parents.

Our parent report help guides have been updated to give you all the information you need to create and manage templates, then enter comments and download your reports. Click through below to find out what’s changed.

Databusting Bristol with James Pembroke and Richard Selfridge

18th October 2021

19th November 2021.

A day aimed at primary school senior leaders and assessment leads to help navigate the fog of assessment and rationalise your data life.