ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Pamela Coffey
Oakley, MI
Scenario: Homeschool Core Curriculum
Purpose: Accommodate Learning Disabilities, Personalized Learning
Time Spent in ALEKS: 30 minutes per day, 4-5 days per week
ALEKS Course: Mathematics - LV 5 (with QuickTables)

Overall Experience:

ALEKS is great! My son was struggling with math in a written textbook so we tried the one-month free trial of ALEKS. Now, He is enjoying math and learning more quickly than before!

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

My son is dyslexic and even struggles with reading textbooks. He also has difficulty putting numbers in the correct positions for multiplication and division problems.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I was looking for something that would teach my son what he needs to know, while also getting him excited to learn math again!

How was ALEKS implemented with other curriculum?

Since we started using ALEKS, my son is mastering skills quickly and more completely than before.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

My son is really pleased with his progress. With the help of ALEKS, he feels more confident when tackling challenging math problems.