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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2018: Leaderboard Update #3

August 17, 2018

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2018: Leaderboard Update #3

The end of summer is quickly approaching and so is the end of IXL’s Study in the Sun contest! We’re heading into the final act of this worldwide contest and we’re so amazed by the hard work of all participating students.

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2018: Leaderboard Update #2

Ready for the second set of results?

July 27, 2018

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2018: Leaderboard Update #2

Time flies when you’re learning new things on IXL! Can you believe it’s time for the second leaderboard of our Study in the Sun contest? There are more than 26,000 students participating in this year’s contest (so far!) and with two months down and one to go, the competition is really taking off.

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2018: Leaderboard Update #1

It's time for the first set of results!

June 26, 2018

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IXL Study in the Sun Contest 2018: Leaderboard Update #1

The Study in the Sun contest has officially kicked off and there’s so much learning happening all over the world! We’re oh-so-impressed by all your effort and want to give a fun shoutout to the students who have practiced the most—it’s time for the first leaderboard update!

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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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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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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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Enter the 2018 IXL Spring Learning Showdown!

March 12, 2018

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In the Classroom
Enter the 2018 IXL Spring Learning Showdown!

Get ready to bloom! IXL’s annual Spring Learning Showdown kicks off on April 1. 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!

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Fun Student Resource: The IXL Scavenger Hunt

January 16, 2018

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In the Classroom, For Admins
Fun Student Resource: The IXL Scavenger Hunt

Looking for a fun way to familiarize students with everything IXL has to offer? We have a new printable resource that will take them on an IXL scavenger hunt to learn the ins and outs of their Recommendations wall, the Continuous Diagnostic, and more!

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Setting Family Resolutions for 2018

January 3, 2018

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Setting Family Resolutions for 2018

It’s that time of the year again: the holidays have come to a close and lofty New Year’s resolutions are being made. But instead of focusing on your own personal resolutions this year, consider making it a family affair so everyone can set goals, make progress, and celebrate achievements throughout the year! Here are a few resolutions that can help your family start the new year off right:

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