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New school year, new teacher resources!

Bookmark this page to get the most out of IXL

September 11, 2019

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In the Classroom, IXL Insights
New school year, new teacher resources!

Big back-to-school news! We’ve introduced a new “Teacher resources” area to IXL, which is chock-full of insights, ideas, and other useful tools to help you get the most out of IXL for you and your students. Check it out by signing into your teacher or administrator account and clicking the tab in the upper right side of the page!

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Make Your Back-to-School Night a Success with IXL

September 9, 2019

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In the Classroom, Back to School
Make Your Back-to-School Night a Success with IXL

Back-to-School Night or Open House is a great time to foster a strong home-school connection. If you’re using IXL in your classroom, we have some great resources to help you keep parents in the loop about what their children are doing on IXL, and even to get them involved at home! 

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Establishing Success on the First Day of School

August 7, 2019

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In the Classroom
Establishing Success on the First Day of School

It’s a new year, a new class, and a new start! Make the most of those precious “new” moments with your students by establishing a strong foundation for the year to come. Read on for three easy ideas to set your classroom up for a great school year.

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New on IXL: Suggest skills to individual students and classes!

And, introducing permanent skill IDs

August 1, 2019

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In the Classroom, IXL Insights
New on IXL: Suggest skills to individual students and classes!

Guess what, teachers? Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you a new feature that’s been at the top of your wishlists: the ability to suggest IXL skills to individual classes or students!

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Four Things Teachers Can Do in the Summer for an Easier Back-to-School Season

July 31, 2019

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In the Classroom, Back to School
Four Things Teachers Can Do in the Summer for an Easier Back-to-School Season

Summer is a time to relax, recharge, and catch up with friends and family. Be sure to enjoy these months to their fullest, but also consider using a bit of your time to get a jump on the upcoming school year. Tackling these four tasks now will set you up for a smooth transition into fall:

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Find the Perfect Skills with IXL Skill Plans!

June 19, 2019

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At Home, In the Classroom, IXL Insights
Find the Perfect Skills with IXL Skill Plans!

Here’s a big win for lesson planning! We recently released skill plans that make it even easier to reinforce your textbook lessons and prepare students for assessments. Read on to find the perfect skills for students to work on!

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How to make the most out of a conference

June 12, 2019

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In the Classroom
How to make the most out of a conference

Education and edtech conferences are a great way to fine tune your craft and learn effective strategies for supporting each of your students. With the annual ISTE conference approaching in late June, we’ve crafted a few helpful tips as you make the most of your time at ISTE, or at any other conference during the year! Read on for our suggestions, as well as details on what IXL has planned for ISTE.

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Import Your Roster from Google Classroom!

June 5, 2019

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In the Classroom, IXL Insights
Import Your Roster from Google Classroom!

Great news: Teachers can now import their roster from Google Classroom! With this update, it’s easier than ever to get all of your students set up on IXL so you can dive in right away. Keep reading to get all the details!

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Extended audio support for IXL Math!

May 22, 2019

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At Home, In the Classroom
Extended audio support for IXL Math!

Have you heard? We’ve extended audio support for math practice and math questions in the Continuous Diagnostic to grades 6-8! This exciting update means even more learners can receive the support they need to work independently.

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Announcing IXL’s NWEA MAP alignments!

The perfect tool to accelerate growth

May 20, 2019

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In the Classroom, For Admins
Announcing IXL’s NWEA MAP alignments!

IXL has introduced skill alignments for the NWEA MAP Growth math assessments! These alignments pinpoint the right skills for every RIT score, so that you can quickly and easily direct your students to the exact IXL skills they should focus on. Simply choose an instructional area, and have students complete the IXL skills recommended for their score!

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