October 2017

Introducing ELA Recommendations!

There’s a new way to explore IXL

October 31, 2017

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At Home, In the Classroom, For Admins
Introducing ELA Recommendations!

IXL Recommendations are now available for language arts! Just like our math recommendations, this personalized feature suggests skills for students to learn in order to target their trouble spots, challenge themselves, and explore new topics. It’s a brand new way for students to explore our language arts offerings and take ownership of their learning—and we can’t wait for you to try it!

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IXL Lends a Hand to Help Students Write Personal Statements for College

October 27, 2017

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Life at IXL
IXL Lends a Hand to Help Students Write Personal Statements for College

On October 22, 12 IXL employees volunteered as writing tutors at 826 Valencia’s 9th annual Personal Statement Weekend. At Personal Statement Weekend, under-resourced San Francisco Unified School District students can get assistance with drafting, revising, and polishing their college application essays. The event took place at Mission High School, and over two hundred local high school students participated this year.

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Here’s to 10 years! The IXL Founders Celebrate 10 Years of IXL

October 23, 2017

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Life at IXL
Here’s to 10 years! The IXL Founders Celebrate 10 Years of IXL

The celebrations continue for IXL’s 10th anniversary! In this Q&A, CEO Paul Mishkin and COO Jennifer Gu reflect on the early days of IXL, how the company has grown, and what they have learned along the way.

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An IXL implementation model for truly personalized learning

October 18, 2017

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In the Classroom
An IXL implementation model for truly personalized learning

Ready to take your IXL experience beyond skills practice? Along with a content library offering thousands of skills, IXL gives you the tools to easily and effectively differentiate learning in your classroom. We’ve put together one implementation model to guide and inspire you to take personalized learning to the next level.

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Here’s to 10 years! Insights from Longtime Customers

October 17, 2017

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At Home
Here’s to 10 years! Insights from Longtime Customers

IXL has reached a major milestone: our 10th anniversary! To celebrate, we checked in with a few of the all-star customers who have been part of the IXL family since the very beginning. Read on to discover how these teachers and families use IXL, why they love it, and more:

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IXL 10th Anniversary Contest Rules and Conditions

October 17, 2017

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Uncategorized
IXL 10th Anniversary Contest Rules and Conditions

IXL will hold 10 giveaways, which will be announced on the company’s official Facebook and Twitter pages. One giveaway will be held per day, from October 18, 2017, at 12:01 am (PT) until October 27, 2017, at 11:59 pm (PT). Each giveaway will be open for 24 hours from the time of posting. To be eligible to win, participants must: a) “like” the contest post and b) reply with a comment to the contest question (for giveaways on Facebook) or a) “retweet” the contest post and b) reply with a “tweet” to the contest question (for giveaways on Twitter). IXL […]

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Here’s to 10 years! IXLers Reflect on the Past Decade

October 12, 2017

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Life at IXL
Here’s to 10 years! IXLers Reflect on the Past Decade

In honor of IXL’s 10th anniversary, we caught up with a few of the employees who have been part of the IXL family since the beginning. Find out what they had to say about their time at IXL, what advice they’d give their past selves, and even their secret superpowers!

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IXL Social Studies Has New World History Skills!

Learn about the Age of Exploration, the Renaissance, ancient Greece, and more.

October 9, 2017

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At Home, In the Classroom, For Admins
IXL Social Studies Has New World History Skills!

We’ve just expanded our middle school social studies content to include new skills on world history! This release adds to our existing content on early China and European exploration and colonization, and we’re introducing our first skills in two important subject areas: the Renaissance and ancient Greece. Read on to preview the new skills, then head to IXL to try them out!

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Introducing IXL Spanish

October 2, 2017

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At Home, In the Classroom, For Admins
Introducing IXL Spanish

¡Buenas noticias! Today, we have some exciting news for world language learners: IXL Spanish has just been released. IXL Spanish covers beginner Spanish content and helps students build fluency in Spanish vocabulary, grammar, reading, listening, and other essential skills. IXL skills also educate learners about different cultures and help students build the confidence to use their new language skills in real-world scenarios. Continue reading to learn more about some of our favorite new skills and visit IXL to start practicing Spanish today!

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