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Summer Usage Contest – Leaderboard Update #1

Are you one of the top 20 students in your category?

June 30, 2015

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Summer Usage Contest – Leaderboard Update #1

We hope you’ve been practicing hard for our Study in the Sun summer usage contest! Here are our top students so far – did you make the list?

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Hot New IXL Math Skills for Summer!

June 24, 2015

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Hot New IXL Math Skills for Summer!

  School’s out and the sun’s out – and so are our newest math skills! We’ve added 33 brand-new ways for students to make a splash in math this summer. Check out some of our favorites below!

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Study in the Sun Usage Contest—FAQs

June 16, 2015

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Study in the Sun Usage Contest—FAQs

Have you entered our summer usage contest yet? The students who answer the most questions on IXL this summer will win a Samsung Galaxy tablet! Get the details on how to enter here. Have questions about the contest? Read our FAQ and the full contest rules below!

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Our picks: Summer learning apps!

June 8, 2015

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Our picks: Summer learning apps!

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained over the summer? Download some child-friendly apps that are both fun and educational! From stargazing to coding, here are some of our recommendations:

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Free summer printables!

Help students combat summer brain drain with IXL

June 2, 2015

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Free summer printables!

Did you know that students lose an average one to two months of math and reading skills over the summer? Help your students and children combat this “summer brain drain” with IXL! We’ve created a variety of free printable resources to motivate kids to practice while school’s out. Check them out in the IXL Community!

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Study with IXL This Summer and Win Prizes!

We’re hosting two contests to inspire summer learning

May 27, 2015

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Study with IXL This Summer and Win Prizes!

Summer vacation is coming soon, but IXL fun doesn’t have to stop when school’s out! In fact, it’ll be double the sun and double the fun: to keep kids motivated to practice during the summer months, we’re running two different contests for two chances to win amazing prizes!

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IXL Pinterest Contest Winners

Check out our winners’ boards for fun educational ideas!

April 17, 2015

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IXL Pinterest Contest Winners

Last month, we kicked off the launch of our Pinterest page with a contest encouraging people to discover and pin ideas that reflect IXL’s mission to make practice feel like play. We received many thoughtful and creative entries, and here are the three winners of the IXL Practice That Feels Like Play Pinterest Contest!

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Meet IXL’s Grammar Gurus!

Get to know the creators of IXL’s language arts program

April 13, 2015

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Meet IXL’s Grammar Gurus!

Have you tried out IXL’s fun and interactive English language arts skills? If not, head on over here to explore some of our favorites. If you’re already well versed with our ELA content, read on to learn more about a few of the passionate and fun IXLers that created it!

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Stress Relief Strategies for Spring Testing Season

March 30, 2015

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Stress Relief Strategies for Spring Testing Season

Spring testing season is underway, with standardized assessments end-of-course exams, college entrance exams, and more. For some students, test-taking causes stress and anxiety. If your students or children are feeling the strain, here are a few ways you can provide support.

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IXL Springs into Spring with New Skills!

Try out 53 new math and language arts skills

March 24, 2015

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IXL Springs into Spring with New Skills!

Got a case of the winter blues? IXL’s got the cure – just in time for spring, we’ve released more than 50 new skills for you to practice! Check out some of our favorites.

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