ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Jennifer Reuther
Saginaw, MI
Scenario: Homeschool Core Curriculum
Purpose: Personalized Learning, Extra Practice
Time Spent in ALEKS: 1 hour per day, 3 days per week
ALEKS Course: Algebra 2

Overall Experience:

ALEKS is a blessing! We tried other algebra curricula before finding ALEKS, and my daughter just loves it.

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

My daughter struggles with textbooks because they offer poor explanations and do not hold her attention.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I was looking for a fun math program that would encourage my daughter to actually want to work on math.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

 With ALEKS, my daughter is learning faster and is eager to work.

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

My daughter is very happy with her progress in ALEKS. She feels that she can actually learn math now, and is motivated to move on to the next course.