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Company

SAM Learning

Founded: 1993
Country: United Kingdom 
Description

Active Reading

Most teachers love reading, but it can be a challenge to generate the same enthusiasm in our students
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SAM Learning

SAM Learning is a proven-to-improve online learning platform used by British schools worldwide for revision, homework and intervention.
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Educational Impact

Active Reading

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SAM Learning

build student knowledge91%
improve attainment85%
reduce teacher workload84%
reduce attainment gap74%
 
Recommended Usage
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Independently Proven-to-Improve Grades

Frequent independent studies commissioned by the Education Endowment Foundation and conducted by the Family Fisher Trust from 2002 to 2020 continue to report SAM Learning significantly improves students GCSE grades with as little as 10+ hours of usage.

Most Helpful Reviews

Active Reading

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SAM Learning

Emma, Teacher: Encourages reading. Students can compete with their peers. Students can clearly see their understanding improve through their scores.
zobia nawaz, teacher: great!!
Claire, Teachear: helpful and an easy site to use and pupils enjoy it
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Age Range

Active Reading

11-13, 14-16, 17-18 

SAM Learning

11-13, 14-16 
Features

Active Reading

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SAM Learning

RevisionHomeworkInterventionReporting SuitePre-made Activities Personalised Learning  
Languages
Accessibility

Active Reading

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SAM Learning

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Policies

Active Reading

Privacy Policy
GDPR
Terms of Service
 

SAM Learning

Privacy Policy
GDPR
Terms of Service
 
Requirements

Active Reading

Active Reading runs on any device (desktop, laptop, tablet, mobile) with an up-to-date version of one of the following browsers: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge.

 

SAM Learning

Launch and setup is supported by our technical team - we work with school Network Admin.

 
Training

Active Reading

No training is needed to use Active Reading, but support materials are available, including: Video Tutorials, PDF User Guides, as well as webinars and walk-throughs.

 

SAM Learning

In Person
Live Online
Webinars
Documentation
Videos
 
Set Up

Active Reading

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SAM Learning

48 hours

Support

Active Reading

24/7 Live Rep
Phone Support
Email/Help Desk
FAQs/Forum
Knowledge Base
 

SAM Learning

24/7 Live Rep
Phone Support
Email/Help Desk
FAQs/Forum
Knowledge Base
 
Home Learning

Active Reading

Not available To parents
 

SAM Learning

Not available To parents
 
Video
Pricing

SAM Learning

Free Version
Freemium
Free Trial
Paid Subscription
One-Off Fee
Hourly Rate

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