Close the Gap Support

SAM Learning includes a free service to help schools support disadvantaged students who may have fallen further behind due to the COVID-19 crisis:

  • An evidence-informed approach
  • Dedicated School Success Manager 
  • Target classes, groups and individual students using our Three-wave Intervention framework 

Return to School Support

Schools face serious disruption when planning for a return to school. SAM Learning can help in situations such as:

  • Some students are working from home while others are in school
  • Some teachers may be working from home or may be unwell

SAM Learning allows schools to set tasks to bubbles using our Three-wave Intervention framework and provides dedicated support for Middle-Leaders. SAM Learning is also suitable for Summer School initiatives.

Online review and assessment

SAM Learning is the market-leader for online review and assessment. The active-learning style of our activities promotes deep learning that has proven effective over a decade of impact studies by FFT.

  • All key subject areas for KS3 and KS4
  • Thousands of activities
  • No marking
  • Helping disadvantaged students to catch-up

Tracking and monitoring

Easy targeting of work, plus real-time tracking and reporting makes SAM Learning a must-have tool for teaching online.

Key tools for teaching online

One to one and small group tuition

Create Tutor Groups on SAM Learning, which allow the tutor AND the classroom teacher to both monitor progress and work together to close the gap. SAM Learning allows for easy targeting of work, plus the real-time tracking and reporting makes SAM Learning a must-have tool for teaching online.

Transition Support

Transition Support is provided through a range of Targeted Intervention content bundles:

  • Catchup Literacy 80-100
  • Catchup Literacy Under 80
  • Catchup Numeracy 80-100
  • Catchup Numeracy Under 80

Free webinars (places limited)

  • Best practices for teaching online
  • Successful strategies to help disadvantaged students to catch-up

Book a demo

Or call our sales team on 0845 130 4160, email sales@samlearning.com or book now for a call-back or online demo.

An evidence-informed approach

A series of independent studies by FFT (Fischer Family Trust)  conducted over 10-years including hundreds of thousands of students showed a significant impact on progress for learners with 10+ hours use.

  • Pupil Premium Students: 1 GCSE grade better in 3.5 subjects (+0.35)
  • All Students: 1 GCSE grade better in 2.0 subjects (+0.20)

Use SAM Learning as part of an evidence-informed approach.

Three-wave Intervention

A flexible framework for targeting cohorts and tracking progress that supports a variety of closing the gap and return to school scenarios.

Wave 1: Classroom Differentiation

  • Set work to one or more classes

Wave 2: School Intervention

  • Disadvantaged Students
  • Y10 into Y11 Catchup
  • Summer School
  • Y7 Catchup
  • Bubbles

Wave 3: Individual Learners

  • LAC

Free webinars (places limited)

  • Best practices for teaching online
  • Successful strategies to help disadvantaged students to catch-up

Book a demo

Or call our sales team on 0845 130 4160, email sales@samlearning.com or book now for a call-back or online demo.

Review and formative assessment activities

The active-learning style of our activities promotes deep learning that has proven so effective over many years. See a selection of activities.

BBC Bitesize partnership

SAM Learning partnered with BBC Bitesize on their covid-19 provision, for which we provide a selection of activities free of charge during school closures.

30-Day risk-free money-back guarantee

If for any reason you’re not entirely satisfied, simply notify us within 30 days of purchase to receive a full refund and cancellation of your subscription.

The risk-free period commences upon signature and return of order form.

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