ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Dee Dee Khakbaz
Huntington Beach, CA
Scenario: Homeschool Core Curriculum
Purpose: Personalized Learning
Time Spent in ALEKS: 1 hour per day, 5 days per week
ALEKS Course: Foundations of High School Math

Overall Experience:

My daughters love ALEKS. They work well independently and are making excellent progress. We are very happy with their results.

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

High school math was very difficult for my children. The traditional textbook approach was not producing good results.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I wanted a comprehensive math tool that would allow my daughters to learn at a higher level. A program that could provide grades and reports was also very important.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

Both of my daughters are progressing quickly with ALEKS.

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

My daughters love ALEKS. They are motivated to grow and learn more in math.

Are there any best practices you would like to share with other ALEKS users?

Let your children work at their own pace in ALEKS.