IXL Spring Learning Showdown 2019: Leaderboard Update #2

April 18, 2019

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In the Classroom
IXL Spring Learning Showdown 2019: Leaderboard Update #2

The Spring Showdown is in full swing and we continue to be amazed by all your hard work! Without further ado, here is our second leaderboard update, with the top 20 classes in each grade band*. Word to the wise: this is your last chance to check out the standings before the competition ends on April 30!

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IXL Spring Learning Showdown 2019: Leaderboard Update #1

April 12, 2019

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At Home
IXL Spring Learning Showdown 2019: Leaderboard Update #1

This year’s Spring Learning Showdown is in full swing and we’re over the moon about all your hard work! As promised, we’ve got the first update on who’s currently in the lead, with the top 20 classes in each grade band*. Remember, there’s still time to answer questions, master skills (at least 3 per student!), and win that pizza party.

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Introducing IXL workbooks

Now there’s even more IXL to love

April 11, 2019

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At Home
Introducing IXL workbooks

Hot off the presses: IXL is releasing a series of math workbooks! Each workbook pairs the fun, carefully-crafted problems that learners love with delightful images and a variety of activities.

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Ace the ACT with IXL’s new alignments!

Your go-to study guide

March 29, 2019

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At Home
Ace the ACT with IXL’s new alignments!

If your highschooler is gearing up to take the ACT, we’ve got great news: IXL can help set them up for success! Our new Skill Plan for the ACT is a comprehensive guide for finding the right IXL skills to achieve test goals. It’s a simple way to prep for test day!

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National Poetry Month: Free ELA Lesson Plans for Grades 3-8, 9-12

grades 3-8, grades 9-12

March 20, 2019

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In the Classroom
National Poetry Month: Free ELA Lesson Plans for Grades 3-8, 9-12

Ready to get poetic? We’ve created a free lesson plan for grades 3-8 and 9-12 just in time for National Poetry Month! Read on for more on our ode to poetry and to download the lesson!

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Enter the 2019 IXL Spring Learning Showdown!

March 13, 2019

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In the Classroom
Enter the 2019 IXL Spring Learning Showdown!

Spring is in the air, which means it’s time for IXL’s annual Spring Learning Showdown! Encourage a month of learning by challenging your class to answer as many questions as they can for the chance to win a pizza party. The contest kicks off on April 1!

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IXLers Have Loads of Fun Volunteering at Wash & Learn

March 12, 2019

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Life at IXL
IXLers Have Loads of Fun Volunteering at Wash & Learn

There was a constant downpour on February 23, but the day was anything but a washout. A group of IXLers met up at The Wash House, a laundromat in Durham, NC, to help Book Harvest kick off their first Wash & Learn program!

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Celebrate Success with the IXL Achievement Summary

March 1, 2019

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In the Classroom
Celebrate Success with the IXL Achievement Summary

Want a new reason to brag about your students’ IXL progress? Check out the latest addition to your teacher dashboard: the IXL Achievement Summary! Here’s why you’re going to want to print this valuable resource ASAP:

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Language arts awards are now available on iPad!

On-the-go learning just got even more fun

February 28, 2019

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At Home, In the Classroom
Language arts awards are now available on iPad!

Big news: Language arts awards are now available on the IXL iPad app! Now, students can see all the awards they’re earning as they practice on the go.

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The Most Important Meal of the Day: IXLers Serve Up Breakfast at the Women’s Center of Wake County

February 11, 2019

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Life at IXL
The Most Important Meal of the Day: IXLers Serve Up Breakfast at the Women’s Center of Wake County

On the morning of January 12th, a group of IXL volunteers arrived at the Women’s Center of Wake County in Raleigh, NC with homemade breakfast dishes and clothing donations in hand. After setting up eighteen dishes that included everything from tomato quiche to salami jalapeño corn muffins, the volunteers served breakfast to women experiencing homelessness in the Triangle.

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