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GRADES / Pre-K, Elementary (Grades K-4), Middle School (Grades 5-8), High School (Grades 9-12)
PRICING PLANS / License
PLATFORMS / Web Browser, iPad App, Android Tablet App, Kindle

Math practice website for elementary, high school students through algebra and geometry

Overview

IXL Learning is a math practice Web site tailored for state and now Common Core standards. Like most math practice tools and games, it also generates progress reports on student proficiency for parents and teachers. As of Fall of 2013, IXL launched language arts content for grades 2-5, as well as an iPhone app for their math content.

Covering 2,000 skills across early math through algebra, IXL allows students to choose skills to practice (with the program adjusting its level of difficulty according to the student’s performance). It also has a different themed game board for each grade level with “challenges” and virtual prizes that students can earn as they work their way through, though its games are not as richly illustrated or engaging as others on the market. For pre-K, kindergarten and first grade, where students are learning to read, there is an audio feature that reads the prompts to them instead.

As of October 2012, the company reported over 3 million subscribed users.

Some limited site content is available for free, while a student or classroom subscription is required to access progress reports and a deeper library of content. The company charges parents $9.95 per month per student, or $79 per year per student (additional students cost an extra $2/month or $20/year). Pricing for schools is set at $199 per year for a classroom of up to 30 students. The company also offers a free 30-day teacher trial. (Larger licenses can request a quote from the company.)

EDUCATOR REVIEWS

Case Studies2
Tassie , @tassielittle
8th grade math teacher , Millard Public Schools , Nebraska

We don't have a subscription, but like to use IXL. We use the free version, however, sometimes it kicks the kids off - especially if they are using their phones to complete.

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PRICING PLANS

License

Family membership - This plan is intended for families and includes up to 10 children.
Can be purchased by Parent.

License

Site license - This plan is for school- and district-wide subscriptions. An unlimited number of teacher logins are available. Please get in touch for a quote.
Can be purchased by Teacher, School Leader, or District Administrator.

License

Classroom membership - Teachers can purchase this plan for their individual classes. Only one teacher account is included.
Can be purchased by Teacher, School Leader, or District Administrator.

TECHNOLOGY PLATFORMS

This product is accessible via a web browser.
This product is available as a native application on the following devices:
Android Tablet App
Download available at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ixl.ixlmath
Kindle
Download available at https://www.amazon.com/IXL-Learning-Math-Practice/dp/B00N9L9QKM/
iPad App
Download available at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ixl-math-practice/id693689912

PRODUCT ATTRIBUTES

Standards

Common Core Aligned Common Core Aligned

Characteristics

Game-based Learning Game-based Learning
Games Games
Informal Learning Informal Learning
Study Tool Study Tool
Supplemental Supplemental

Subject Matter

Arithmetic Arithmetic
Calculus Calculus
Early Math Early Math
Geometry Geometry
Language Arts Language Arts
Math Math
Pre-Algebra and Algebra Pre-Algebra and Algebra