February 2015

IXL is Hiring Curriculum Designers!

Job opportunities for math, science, English, history, French, and Spanish majors!

February 23, 2015

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Life at IXL
IXL is Hiring Curriculum Designers!

Do you have a degree in mathematics, English, history, science, French, or Spanish, and want to do something meaningful with it? Something that doesn’t involve working in academia or research, but that still makes a difference? At IXL, we’re hiring curriculum designers to create fun and engaging content that helps K-12 students master a wide range of subjects and develop a lifelong love for learning. If you’re excited about using your expertise, combined with our technology, to improve teaching and education around the world, then read on!

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Show and Tell: Amy Walecka

A Q&A with an IXL Product Manager

February 17, 2015

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Life at IXL
Show and Tell: Amy Walecka

Get to know Amy Walecka, who helps design new features for IXL!

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Kids Tell Us What Love Means

February 12, 2015

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At Home
Kids Tell Us What Love Means

What is love? Aristotle said, “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” For John Lennon, “love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.” And Martin Luther King, Jr. said that “love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.” This word can be defined in hundreds of different ways, but we were curious what kids think love is. So, we asked the children of IXLers, “What does love mean?” Here are their adorable (and often funny) answers!

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Show and Tell: Po Bhattacharyya

A Q&A with an IXL Product Analyst

February 4, 2015

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Life at IXL
Show and Tell: Po Bhattacharyya

Ever have a baby zebra as a pet? Po Bhattacharyya, a product analyst working to create IXL’s upcoming science program, has! Read on to learn more about his passion for biology and more.

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Introducing IXL Language Arts for 9th and 10th Grades!

February 3, 2015

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At Home, In the Classroom, IXL Insights
Introducing IXL Language Arts for 9th and 10th Grades!

High schoolers can now join in on the fun of practicing English language arts on IXL, with the launch of our 9th and 10th grade skills! We’ve added hundreds of problems that teach students to use words accurately and precisely, questions that ask students to evaluate writing and make effective choices for meaning and style, and much more. Not sure where to start? Here are some highlights:

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