ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Training & Resources for K-12 Educators

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

GETTING TO KNOW ALEKS

These complimentary one-hour sessions detail everything you need to get started with ALEKS. An ALEKS Specialist will guide you through the system, provide best practices, and answer any questions you have about your implementation.

ALEKS OVERVIEW SESSIONS December 1st - 5th 2014
PREV MONDAY
December 1st
6:00pm (EST) 
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December 2nd
4:00pm (EST) 
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WEDNESDAY
December 3rd
4:00pm (EST) 
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THURSDAY
December 4th
2:00pm (EST) 
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FRIDAY
December 5th
12:00pm (EST) 
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ALEKS USER GUIDES

These user guides provide an in-depth, comprehensive analysis of how ALEKS works, including available features and their functionality, best practices, and more.

User Guide for Instructors
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User Guide for Students
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ALEKS AT-A-GLANCE TASK GUIDE

The ALEKS At-a-Glance Task Guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to find and complete commonly used tasks within the Instructor Module.
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INSTRUCTOR MODULE REFERENCE GUIDE

The ALEKS Instructor Module Reference Guide provides a detailed overview of the tools and features available in the Instructor Module. This must-read document is perfect for anyone who is new to ALEKS!
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ON-DEMAND VIDEOS & TUTORIALS

These on-demand resources include videos and printable tutorials for a number of popular ALEKS features.

arrow INTRODUCTION VIDEO TUTORIAL
Logging in to ALEKS & Basic Navigation
A brief introduction on how instructors can log in to ALEKS and navigate their Instructor Account. (3: 06)
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Student Account Overview
In-depth overview of the student experience in ALEKS. This video should be shared with students at the beginning of their ALEKS
(6: 29)
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QuickTables Overview
An in-depth overview of ALEKS QuickTables from the perspective of an instructor.
(3: 25)
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Transitioning to the Newest Instructor Module
This in-depth overview details everything current ALEKS instructors need to know about transitioning to the latest version of the Instructor Module. (10: 12)
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arrow CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT VIDEO TUTORIAL
Creating a New Class
A step-by-step guide on how to create new classes in ALEKS. (2: 32)
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Choosing an ALEKS Student Registration Method
A chart that compares the various student registration methods in ALEKS to help you find what best fits your needs.
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Pre-Registering Students
A detailed overview on how to pre-register students in the Instructor Module. (2: 31)
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Extending Student Accounts
A step-by-step overview on how to extend student accounts. (1: 24)
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Class Summary
A step-by-step guide on how to navigate the Class Summary feature. (4: 31)
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Assignments Overview
Detailed overview on how instructors can create and manage assignments within ALEKS. (2: 57)
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Scheduling an Assessment
A detailed overview on how instructors can request optional, additional assessments for students. (2: 48)
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Class Roster
A detailed overview of how the Class Roster can be used to view student information and complete common class management tasks such as moving students. (2: 01)
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Class Tools
A step-by-step guide on how to navigate the Class Tools menu. (2: 23)
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Class and Topic Level Resources
A detailed overview on how to add class and topic level resources from your Instructor Account. (3: 17)
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Using the ALEKS Gradebook
An in-depth overview on how to set up and manage the internal ALEKS gradebook. (2: 07)
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Message Center
A brief overview on how to communicate with students through the built-in ALEKS Message Center. (2: 19)
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Completed ALEKS Pie View (Student)
A step-by-step guide on how the ALEKS Pie looks like when a student has completed all topics in each slice.
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Student Account Home
A detailed guide on how the Account Home feature works for students.
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arrow REPORTS VIDEO TUTORIAL
Introduction to Reports
An in-depth overview of the various reports found in the Instructor Module. (5: 11)
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arrow CUSTOMIZATION VIDEO TUTORIAL
Textbook Integration
An overview on how to direct student learning by integrating a textbook with your ALEKS course. (3: 02)
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Creating Objectives
An in-depth overview of how instructors can create custom learning objectives to direct student learning. (4: 53)
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arrow ADMINISTRATOR VIDEO TUTORIAL
Master Template
An in-depth overview of how ALEKS administrators can create and manage master templates for their institution. (2: 21)
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