ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Training and Resources for Higher Education Business

Complimentary training and resources are available at any time to help educators get the most out of their ALEKS experience. For additional assistance, request an online training with an ALEKS Specialist.

ALEKS QUICK START GUIDE

This guide provides a basic overview of ALEKS, including how to build classes, understanding reports, and navigating the Instructor Module. Perfect as a go-to reference guide or for department training.
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ALEKS USER GUIDES

These guides provide in-depth, comprehensive information about ALEKS, including all available features and their functionality, how the artificial intelligence works, and best practices.

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SUPPLEMENTARY RESOURCES

These resources include printable tutorials on popular ALEKS features and go-to guides for administrators and students. Share these with your colleagues and students to supplement training or your syllabus.

arrow COURSE MANAGEMENT TOOLS VIDEO TUTORIAL
Share Access to Your Class with Other Instructors
A step-by-step guide on how to share your courses and students with TAs or other instructors.
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Group Your Students for Easier Course Management
A step-by-step guide on how to create a Student Group.
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View Your Class from the Student's Point of View
A step-by-step guide on how to use the Student View.
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Add Resources to Your Class and Link Them to ALEKS Topics
A step-by-step guide on how to add course resources at the course or individual topic level for your students to access in ALEKS.
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arrow REPORTS VIDEO TUTORIAL
An Overview to ALEKS Reports
A document that describes the reports available to instructors.
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Create Your Own Custom Reports
An overview on how ALEKS administrators and instructors can create custom reports for their institution and classes with the Custom Reports feature.
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View Student History Across ALEKS Classes
A step-by-step guide on how administrators and instructors can view student data across multiple ALEKS classes.
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The ALEKS Pie Report
An overview on how to read and interpret the ALEKS Pie Report (Class Level).
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arrow ADMINISTRATOR-LEVEL FEATURES VIDEO TUTORIAL
Creating and Managing Master Templates
A multi-part document on how administrators can create a Master Template, add/edit assignments, update linked courses based on the Master Template, lock content and assignments, and run reports.
   
Creating Master Templates   PDF
Managing Master Templates   PDF
Master Template Reporting   PDF
Master Template FAQs   PDF
LTI/LMS Integration
A four-part document on how Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) allows remote tools and content, such as ALEKS, to be integrated into a Learning Management System (LMS), such as Blackboard, Desire2Learn, Moodle, etc. The documents explain how administrators can set up the LTI Integration with ALEKS, how instructors and students can link from their LMS account to ALEKS, and how schools can integrate their LMS gradebook with the ALEKS Gradebook.
   
LTI Integration with ALEKS   PDF
Pairing Instructor LMS Accounts with ALEKS   PDF
Pairing Student LMS Accounts with ALEKS   PDF
Integrating the ALEKS Gradebook with the LMS Gradebook   PDF
LMS-Specific Instructions to Configure LTI Integration with ALEKS
The documents below describe how to configure a school's LMS for LTI Integration with ALEKS via the following LTI compliant LMSs:
   
Blackboard   PDF
Moodle   PDF
Canvas   PDF
arrow STUDENT RESOURCES VIDEO TUTORIAL
Registration and Account Management
A step-by-step guide on how to register for an ALEKS class and manage your student account.
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Student Orientation to ALEKS
A customizable PowerPoint to help introduce students to the ALEKS program.
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