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IDL Spring Newsletter


Welcome to the IDL Spring Newsletter. With the new financial year upon us and SATs just around the corner, this is a great time to introduce IDL Literacy & Numeracy into your school: Invaluable for teaching the Curriculum for Excellence and SNSA testing.

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Customer service is always a priority here at IDL and we aim to provide the best support available for pupils with low level literacy and mathematical ability. As a result of this, we are offering FREE school demonstrations of both IDL Literacy and IDL Numeracy for the rest of the academic year. Please contact us at [email protected] for further information, or to arrange a demo.


New School Budgets…Get Value for Money with IDL!

It’s that time of year again as you receive the budget for the next financial year in school, and the need to juggle competing priorities and make money stretch further has come round once more. Read More!


NEW IDL 2 – Literacy Intervention 

We are happy to announce that we have updated our literacy and specialist dyslexia support software, IDL Literacy. Some of the new features include advanced ways to monitor student’s progress and an in built assistant to further minimise the need for one-to-one support. This also includes our new app for the iPad and for Android devices.  Please click here for further information or to request a FREE Trial.


IDL Literacy Case Study

Stars of channel 4’s Educating Greater Manchester – Harrop Fold School explain the positive impact IDL Literacy has on their pupils with dyslexia and lower level literacy ability.


Famous Faces – Did you know?

Henry Winkler is an actor, director and author who has dyslexia and difficulty with maths. On Happy Days, he played “The Fonz,” a role so iconic that his character’s jacket now hangs in the Smithsonian. Winkler also visits schools to talk about learning issues. To honour his educational work, the Queen of England made him an Honorary Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in 2011.


We Need You – Something New for 2019!

We are currently seeking schools to participate in local Twilight/Cluster Sessions, where the hosting school will invite schools in the local authority to attend the session.  IDL Literacy & IDL Numeracy will be demonstrated, along with Q&A session for you to ask your Interventions Adviser anything at all.  In return we will provide the hosting school with sandwiches, cakes, biscuits and refreshments for the session.  If you are interested in hosting a session, please contact 01524 580665 and we will put you in contact with your Interventions Adviser.



IDL Literacy and IDL Numeracy provide a time-saving and cost-effective way to support students with low level literacy and numeracy ability. Our programmes fulfil the needs of students across the UK and provide tutors with easy to access and simple ways to monitor progress, giving you peace of mind that IDL is working effectively.  IDL is great value for money! The costs for multi-user site licences for IDL which includes home access as well as access on iPad and Android devices are as follows:

This represents a huge saving on cost in comparison to our competitors.

Look out for further updates on our free training sessions and webinars in our future Newsletters!



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