IXL Insights

IXL Insights – Welcome to the Challenge Zone

September 26, 2013

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IXL Insights
IXL Insights – Welcome to the Challenge Zone

Practice on IXL is always exciting, but there’s something about that final stretch you just can’t beat. As soon as you reach a SmartScore of 90, you collect your third ribbon and the countdown begins…Welcome to the Challenge Zone! The Challenge Zone, that stretch of questions between 90 and 100, gives students a chance to really show off their stuff. Any score above 90 is excellent, but for those who wish to push even further, hidden prizes and a deeper level of understanding await!

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IXL Insights – Request a Live Demo

September 19, 2013

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IXL Insights
IXL Insights – Request a Live Demo

Are you curious how IXL can create excitement and raise student achievement in your school or district? Let us show you! We now offer live demos, which are like guided tours of IXL customized to your interests. Are you a middle school RTI instructor? An elementary school principal? The Math Department Chair for your high school?

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IXL Insights – Funding Resource Page

September 5, 2013

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IXL Insights – Funding Resource Page

Are you in search of funding for your classroom or school? Take advantage of IXL’s brand new funding page! Here, you can learn about a variety of federal, state, and private resources to help guide you in your search. The federal funding section includes a list of specific government programs that IXL is aligned to, so you can find the one that works best for you.

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IXL Insights – Summer Webinars

June 11, 2013

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IXL Insights – Summer Webinars

Now that school is out or winding down, take the opportunity to explore IXL like you might have wanted to, but didn’t have the time to do when the year was in full swing. IXL’s live summer webinars offer a whole host of implementation tips and tricks! Attend our IXL Awards webinar, for example, and learn all the ways you can use our fun award features to celebrate student achievement and keep motivation up.

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IXL Insights – Skill Sharing

May 30, 2013

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IXL Insights – Skill Sharing

Think the skill you’re practicing on IXL is cool? Share it with friends and colleagues! If you’re a parent, teacher, or administrator on IXL, you can now share any skill via Facebook, Twitter, Google+, or email. Just hover over the green “Share” tab on the page where you’re practicing and select where you’d like to post the link.

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IXL Insights – Europe and Singapore Editions

May 2, 2013

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IXL Insights – Europe and Singapore Editions

IXL is excited to present our newest international editions! IXL’s Europe edition offers comprehensive coverage of maths curricula taught across Europe. It covers preschool through grade 10 skills and includes practice topics on the euro—from identifying coin values to calculating interest—as well as metric measurement.

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IXL Insights – Identifying Grade-Level Proficiency

April 18, 2013

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IXL Insights – Identifying Grade-Level Proficiency

By this point in the school year, most students should have a good understanding of the material appropriate to their own grade level. To ensure that they do, there’s no better place to look than our Grade-Level Proficiency report! The report shows you how your students are doing on all of the skills in their grade level.

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IXL Insights – Success Stories

April 9, 2013

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IXL Insights - Success Stories

What impact does a student’s engagement in IXL math really have? What difference can it make for your individual students, or your children? To find out, look no further than our user success stories! There, you’ll meet students like nine-year-old John, who was inspired by the IXL program to learn a new concept every day just so he could move through more of the standards. After completing the 30-day trial, he had gone from a fifth-grade level to an eighth grade level!

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IXL Insights – Monitoring State Standards Performance

March 26, 2013

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IXL Insights - Monitoring State Standards Performance

Testing time is here! By now, you’re familiar with our State Standards tab, but it’s not the only IXL resource you can count on when it comes to test prep. We’re also pleased to provide you with four state standards reports that tell teachers everything they could possibly want to know about their students’ standards performance!

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IXL Insights – Administrator Dashboard

March 14, 2013

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IXL Insights - Administrator Dashboard

You’ve heard how IXL helps parents, teachers, and students, but did you know we love administrators, too? Your administrator account makes it easy to manage teacher and student access to IXL in your school; you can add, edit, or delete accounts with a simple click. You can also use our comprehensive reporting suite to monitor student usage of IXL in real time. Whether you’re interested in students’ standards readiness before state testing, or you want to keep track of a math initiative you plan to implement over spring or summer break, IXL’s reports can give you detailed information on performance, time spent, improvements made, and much more!

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