IEB and GDE Concession/ Accommodation Assessments

Concession/accommodation assessments are generally required by schools, the GDE or the IEB when learners apply for various concessions during examinations. These include:

  • Extra time
  • A prompter
  • A scribe (someone to write down their answers)
  • A reader (someone to read the exam paper for them)
  • Amanuensis (A person who reads and scribes for the learner)
  • Spelling concessions
  • Handwriting concessions (for learners who suffer from Dysgraphia)
  • Braille
  • Enlarged print
  • Use of a computer
  • Permission to take food / medication during the examination
  • Practical assistant
  • Rest breaks
  • Separate venue
  • Permission to use special equipment