ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Carrie Harris
Kempner, TX
Scenario: Homeschool Supplemental Curriculum
Purpose: Extra Practice
Time Spent in ALEKS: 1 hour per day, 4 days per week
Time Spent in QuickTables: 4 days per week
ALEKS Course: Mathematics - LV 3 (with QuickTables), Mathematics - LV 5 (with QuickTables)

Overall Experience:

ALEKS is great; I love the way new material is explained for my children.

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

My children did not face any major math challenges prior to using ALEKS.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I needed a math program that could teach my children without my assistance.

How was ALEKS implemented with other curriculum?

ALEKS is used to introduce new topics and provide effective review.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

My children's math skills have improved since they began working with ALEKS.

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

My children are now motivated to succeed.