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Meet IXL’s History Buffs!

Get to know the creators of IXL Social Studies

December 17, 2015

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Meet IXL’s History Buffs!

We recently launched IXL social studies, which we hope you’ve had a chance to try out, and now we’d love for you to get to know some of the people who helped create it! We asked our social studies content developers why it’s important for students to have a strong foundation in social studies, what historical figure they’d like to dine with, and more!

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Meet IXL’s Science Experts!

Get to know the creators of IXL Science

December 16, 2015

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Meet IXL’s Science Experts!

Have you tried out IXL’s newest subject, science? (If not, go for it—you can practice 10 questions a day for free!) Today, we’re getting to know the team of content developers that created our science skills. Find out why they think learning science is important, what they’d take with them on a deep-sea adventure, and more!

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Check Out the All-New IXL iPad App!

Latest version of K-12 education app features handwriting recognition, new practice screen, and more!

December 16, 2015

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Check Out the All-New IXL iPad App!

The latest version of the IXL app is packed with fun new features that create an immersive, engaging, can’t-get-enough learning experience.  Download or update the IXL app today on the App Store to play with our captivating math and English language arts skills, or keep reading to learn more about what’s new!

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Delve into History with IXL!

Introducing IXL Social Studies

November 19, 2015

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Delve into History with IXL!

History comes to life on IXL! Available for grades 2–5, IXL Social Studies helps students delve into U.S. history, geography, civics, economics, cultural celebrations, and more. New interactive question types and motivating challenges will keep students coming back for more. Read on to learn more about IXL social studies and view some of our new skills!

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Dive into Science with IXL!

Introducing IXL Science

November 18, 2015

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Dive into Science with IXL!

Science has joined the expanding family of IXL subjects! Available for grades 2–5, IXL engages students’ innate curiosity about topics in physical science, life science, and Earth science. As always, our skills are aligned to state and the Next Generation Science Standards and include a variety of interactive question types that captivate students. Read on to find out more about IXL science and see examples of our new skills!

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Introducing: IXL Science and IXL Social Studies!

November 17, 2015

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Introducing: IXL Science and IXL Social Studies!

We’re excited to announce that IXL Science and IXL Social Studies have launched! Our two new subjects offer hundreds of fun interactive skills in grades 2-5 for students to practice, plus new types of challenges to keep them motivated! Check out our science and social studies content for yourself by visiting IXL, or keep reading to learn more.

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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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