ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

View a selection of implementation strategies from homeschoolers who are successfully using ALEKS to achieve dramatic learning outcomes.

Kristi Clinton
Placentia, CA
Scenario: Supplement
Purpose: Improve Skills, Personalized Learning
Time Spent in ALEKS: 1 hour per day, 3-5 days per week
Total Time Spent Per Course: 40-60 hours per course
ALEKS Course: High School Geometry

Overall Experience:

My daughter loves ALEKS! I never have to worry about whether or not she is learning; her teacher sends quizzes and ALEKS worksheets in addition to her time online. ALEKS is set up so effectively that we can all see how much she has learned, and what needs more attention. ALEKS provides great learning and great fun! Thanks!

What challenges did the student face in math prior to using ALEKS?

My daughter had trouble with most math concepts; specifically with being able to work out problems and understand the breakdown of an answer.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I was looking for a fun program that provided step-by-step instructions with a steady progression towards mastery.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

My daughter is experiencing great outcomes with ALEKS. She is truly learning on a higher level now.

How does the student feel about his/her progress in ALEKS?

My daughter really enjoys seeing her progress in the pie chart. She is really proud of her accomplishments.