December 1, 2015
How many diverse languages do the students in your class speak? The population of English language learners (ELLs) has been steadily growing, so chances are you’ve had at least one ELL in your class. In fact, according to the most recent U.S. Department of Education data, an estimated 9 percent of public school students are ELLs, and in some states, that percentage is over 22 percent. ELLs face the two-fold challenge of learning not only the academic content of their classes, but also the language of instruction, so we’re sharing some teaching strategies to help this growing segment of U.S. ...
Strategies to monitor out-of-class work
November 24, 2015
We all know from experience that teachers have eyes in the back of their heads, and now, IXL Analytics makes that supersight work even when teachers are out of the classroom! Whether you’re looking to make sure students have completed assigned work or are on task, IXL Analytics makes it possible for you to be everywhere at once.