ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Robin Smith
Colorado Springs, CO
Scenario: Homeschool Supplemental Curriculum
Purpose: Extra Practice, Improve Skills
Time Spent in ALEKS: 30 minutes per day, 4-5 days per week
Total Time Spent Per Course: 8-10 hours per course
ALEKS Course: Algebra 1

Overall Experience:

We have had a good experience with ALEKS. Since we started with the program, my child is exhibiting improved problem-solving skills.

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

My child didn't face any challenges prior to beginning ALEKS.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I needed a basic math supplement for my student.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

Since we started with ALEKS, my child is exhibiting improved problem-solving skills.

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

My student feels good about his progress, and his confidence in math is improving.