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New Math Skills on IXL! Check Out Our Handy PDF to See the Updates

November 16, 2015

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New Math Skills on IXL! Check Out Our Handy PDF to See the Updates

On November 15, IXL added exciting new math skills for your students to practice! This upgrade includes some new skill codes and names. Click on the link for your country’s edition to download a list of all the updated skills, as well as the brand new skills!

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3, 2, 1… IXL Science and IXL Social Studies Coming Soon!

November 13, 2015

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3, 2, 1… IXL Science and IXL Social Studies Coming Soon!

The wait is almost over. Our team has been hard at work to bring you the best science and social studies content—and we’re excited to let you know it is launching very soon! The new subjects cover grades 2–5 and contain fun new challenges, introducing students to science and social studies concepts in a whole new way.

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Reading Round-up: Classics and recent releases for readers of all ages

September 22, 2015

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Reading Round-up: Classics and recent releases for readers of all ages

There’s one more week of National Literacy Month left, and fall will officially be here tomorrow, so what better way to usher in the new season than curling up with a good book? We’ve pulled together a selection of books, both new and old, that will delight readers from elementary to high school!

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Strategies to Foster a Lifelong Love of Reading

September 14, 2015

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Strategies to Foster a Lifelong Love of Reading

September is National Literacy Month! To celebrate, here are some ways you can encourage a love of reading that extends far beyond this month. Read on for strategies to turn every child into a bookworm.

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Now Available: IXL English for International Editions!

September 9, 2015

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Now Available: IXL English for International Editions!

We’ve got brilliant news for our international friends—or should we say, mates: This week, we released IXL English for all of our international editions! Keep reading to learn more about how our new content brings English language arts to life for students around the world.

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IXL Summer Contest Winners

Find out who won our Study in the Sun usage contest and Summer Snapshot contest!

September 4, 2015

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IXL Summer Contest Winners

You’ve practiced hard on IXL all summer, and now it’s time to see if you’ve won a prize in our summer contests!

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Ease your child’s transition to middle school

August 24, 2015

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Ease your child’s transition to middle school

The beginning of the school year can be an exciting time, but it can also be daunting, especially for students that are entering middle school. They’ll encounter a new school environment, new social situations, and all of the other (often awkward) issues that come with becoming a tween. If this transition is creating stress for your child, here are some ways you can help him or her.

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Summer Usage Contest – Leaderboard Update #3

August 18, 2015

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Summer Usage Contest – Leaderboard Update #3

We’re in the home stretch of the Study in the Sun summer usage contest! With less than two weeks left, are you in the running to win one of our fabulous prizes? Check out our leaderboard to see if you’re in the top 20!

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Summer Usage Contest – Leaderboard Update #2

How do you stack up against the competition?

July 31, 2015

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Summer Usage Contest – Leaderboard Update #2

We’re two months into our Study in the Sun summer usage contest, and we hope you’ve been practicing hard! Check out the leaderboard below to see if you’re one of the top 20 in your grade band.

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Introducing IXL Language Arts for grades 11 and 12!

Great writers start with IXL

July 29, 2015

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Introducing IXL Language Arts for grades 11 and 12!

We’re excited to announce the release of IXL Language Arts for 11th and 12th grades! With the addition of hundreds of new skills, IXL now offers a full high school language arts curriculum – and just in time for the 2015-16 school year! Find out how our new content helps students develop real-world writing skills through our interactive and dynamic program.      

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