Frequently Asked Questions
Why and how does EduKit offer this service?
Our motivations are simple. We are entirely committed to helping schools to improve outcomes for students and understand that wellbeing is essential to ensuring that students do well. We receive funding from educations trusts and foundations to offer our service for free to schools worldwide.
What do I get?
Access to EduKit Insight Basic which uses a csv file to import student data. Our easy to use platform allows you to run up to 3 surveys a year for an unlimited number of students. You also get support by email, although if we have capacity, we can also help by phone too.
Is this a trial? How long is free access available for?
For life. There is no time-limit on your free licence.
How long does it take to set up and run surveys?
EduKit Insight is web-based so there is no software to download. It’s takes less than 5mins to set up the system so you can run your first surveys. The survey themselves takes 10mins on average for students to complete.
EduKit Insight is VERY easy to use and our team is on hand to help with any questions or queries.
What does it measure?
The survey covers 14 thematic areas which include Self-Esteem, Resilience, Home Life, Emotional State, Friendships, Internet Safety, Exam Confidence and Attitude to Learning. You can also see how many of your students are high, medium and low-risk based on how they feel about their lives.
Can I see the questions?
There are approximately 70 questions that were formulated with experts who used a research / evidence based approach. You can of course view these before you run the survey however we do not publish these publicly. The questions are suitable for students aged 7 to 18.
What about data protection and GDPR?
We adhere to high standards of data security and meet the requirements of GDPR. See here for more details: about.edukit.org.uk/gdpr
How useful are the results?
The results are incredibly useful to get a general sense of wellbeing at your school, understand where there are concerns or safeguarding issues and/or identify individual students who are in need.
However, if you want to delve further, then with with EduKit Insight Premium you can access more analysis, benchmark against other participating schools and instantly compare each student’s results against others in their age group.
Still want to know more?
If you have any other questions or if you’d like to learn more about EduKit Insight Premium please book a call below.