Spark your interest in science with new skills from IXL!

Plus, introducing new phonics skills for each international edition of ELA

June 19, 2018

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At Home, In the Classroom, For Admins
Spark your interest in science with new skills from IXL!

Exciting news for science lovers: new middle school science skills are now available on IXL! And for our global users, we’ve released new phonics skills for each international edition of ELA. Continue reading to learn more about the new skills, then head to IXL to try them out yourself!

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Mastering the Multi-Grade Classroom with IXL

A Case Study of Freeman Academy in Freeman, South Dakota

June 18, 2018

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In the Classroom
Mastering the Multi-Grade Classroom with IXL

Karla Rupp, an elementary teacher at Freeman Academy, faced a challenge in effectively teaching her multi-grade classroom. She wanted to meet the needs of her first, second, and third graders, but it was difficult to cover all of their curriculum while still meeting each student’s individual needs. Her solution was IXL, which allowed her to differentiate instruction and navigate a myriad of standards – and, within months, Karla’s students were thriving and showed considerable academic growth.

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Introducing Suggested Skills for Family Memberships!

There’s a new way to let your kids know what skills to practice

June 13, 2018

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At Home
Introducing Suggested Skills for Family Memberships!

This one’s for you, families! IXL family memberships now include the Suggested Skills feature, so you can point out to the specific skills you’d like your kids to try next. Keep reading to find out how it works!

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Make a Great Summer Reading List!

Use IXL’s Continuous Diagnostic to find the perfect books for you.

June 8, 2018

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At Home, In the Classroom
Make a Great Summer Reading List!

You may have heard that we recently added English Language Arts to our Continuous Diagnostic, giving students the power to pinpoint their current learning levels in four key strands: Reading Strategies, Vocabulary, Writing Strategies, and Grammar & Mechanics.

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Stay sharp with IXL this summer!

Fight the summertime slump with these fun activities

June 6, 2018

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At Home, In the Classroom
Stay sharp with IXL this summer!

Sun’s out, learning is on! Summer is finally here and now’s the perfect time to expand your mind and learn new things. To help you out, we’ve created a bunch of fun, free resources so students can make the most of the break and become self-motivated learners!

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Enter IXL’s Study in the Sun Summer Contest!

June 1, 2018

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At Home
Enter IXL’s Study in the Sun Summer Contest!

Here comes the sun—and IXL’s Study in the Sun summer contest! This highly-anticipated showdown is the perfect way to keep up the learning over summer break. Tackle new challenges, get prepped for next school year, and be one of the winners to receive an awesome prize: an iPad mini!

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The IXL Continuous Diagnostic…now with ELA!

May 24, 2018

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At Home, In the Classroom, For Admins
The IXL Continuous Diagnostic...now with ELA!

Can’t get enough of IXL’s Continuous Diagnostic? Then get ready for great news, because the diagnostic you know and love now includes language arts! Now you’ve got a one-stop, multitasking resource for personalized recommendations and insights that will take students’ language arts and math learning up a notch.

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IXL Volunteers Foster Native NC Plant Life

IXLers Get Hands-On at Dorothea Dix Park

May 18, 2018

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Life at IXL
IXL Volunteers Foster Native NC Plant Life

On May 12, nine IXL employees, along with other community volunteers, gathered at the base of a hill in Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh, North Carolina. Their mission was to help rescue the park’s native plant life from invasive species, as part of an ongoing effort to make Dorothea Dix Park a sustainable part of the Raleigh landscape.

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IXL Spring Learning Showdown 2018 Winners

May 2, 2018

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In the Classroom
IXL Spring Learning Showdown 2018 Winners

Wow! Our Spring Learning Showdown has officially ended and we are blown away by everything you’ve accomplished. There were more than 13,000 participating classrooms in this year’s contest, which means April saw a lot of learning! And now, the moment you’ve been waiting for…it’s time to announce the winners.

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New in IXL: Whole roster and class printing support!

May 2, 2018

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In the Classroom, For Admins
New in IXL: Whole roster and class printing support!

By popular demand, we’re excited to share that whole roster and class printing support is now available for the IXL Continuous Diagnostic and IXL Analytics! Now, teachers can print reports with one click for individual students on their roster or all students in a specific class. The reports are delivered as a single PDF, which saves time and lets teachers focus on instruction instead of data collection. This specific functionality is now available for the Diagnostic Overview, Student Details, and Progress & Improvement reports.

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