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Introducing the Brand New IXL Android App!

We’ve added language arts, handwriting recognition, and more

September 19, 2016

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Introducing the Brand New IXL Android App!

Grab your Android tablet and get excited—we just debuted a new IXL app for Android! Featuring comprehensive language arts curriculum, new calculus content, and dynamic design enhancements, our app has everything you need for an engaging on-the-go learning experience. Download or update your app today, or read on for all the details.

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Just Released! A Whole New Way to Explore IXL

Personalized recommendations suggest the perfect skills to practice

September 13, 2016

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Just Released! A Whole New Way to Explore IXL

Ever wondered what to work on? Looking for the exact skills to help you overcome a learning roadblock? Well, IXL has released a brand new recommendations feature that does all that and more!

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2016 Winners

September 7, 2016

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2016 Winners

As we bid a fond farewell to summer and ring in the new school year, it’s also time to wrap up our Study in the Sun usage contest. We’re so impressed with the hard work and dedication of all the participants. We had over 30,000 students enter the contest, and collectively, they answered over 50 million questions. And now, we’ve tallied the results and it’s time to announce our winners!

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IXL Releases Pre-K and Kindergarten Language Arts, Calculus Skills, and More

September 6, 2016

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IXL Releases Pre-K and Kindergarten Language Arts, Calculus Skills, and More

IXL has a back-to-school present for you: two new language arts grade levels for early learners, the debut of calculus content, and more science and geometry skills! Go to IXL.com to try them out or keep reading for the full scoop.

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2016: Leaderboard Update #3

There’s less than 2 weeks left in the contest!

August 19, 2016

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2016: Leaderboard Update #3

We’re in the homestretch for the Study in the Sun usage contest. The contest ends August 31, leaving just over a week to make it into the top 3 and win an iPad Mini 4! To give you the motivation to finish strong, here’s the current leaderboard rankings.

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How to Help Your Child Transition into a New School Year

August 18, 2016

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How to Help Your Child Transition into a New School Year

Adjusting to change can be hard, especially for kids who are entering a new school level. That’s why we’ve gathered some age-appropriate strategies to ace school transitions and gear up for a fresh year of learning.

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IXL Releases 100 Brand New Skills Across All Subjects!

Just in time for some summer practice.

August 2, 2016

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IXL Releases 100 Brand New Skills Across All Subjects!

We’re here to help students continue learning all summer long, and now there’s a hundred new ways they can do so! We’ve just added 100 brand new skills to IXL in language arts, science, social studies, and math. Go to IXL.com to try them out or keep reading for more details.

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2016: Leaderboard Update #2

We’re past the midway point; where do you rank?

July 29, 2016

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2016: Leaderboard Update #2

We’re past the halfway point for the summer usage contest, and we have around 30,000 people participating. That equals a lot of summer learning!

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Fun, Simple Science Experiments You Can Do At Home

Summer blog series #5

July 20, 2016

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Fun, Simple Science Experiments You Can Do At Home

Summer is a time for adventure and exploration. Which means it’s a perfect opportunity for some scientific exploration of the natural world! From making rain to ice volcanoes, keep your kids active and learning with these at-home science experiments.

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How to Strike a Balance with Outdoor and Online Activities This Summer

Summer blog series #4

July 7, 2016

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How to Strike a Balance with Outdoor and Online Activities This Summer

Despite the long summer days, sometimes it can be hard to coax the kids out of the house and away from their screens. So how do you make screen time productive while balancing that with exploring the great outdoors? Read on for some ideas!

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