ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Cheryl Anne Palmer
Chalfont, PA
Scenario: Homeschool Core Curriculum
Purpose: Improve Skills
Time Spent in ALEKS: 1-2 hours per day, 5 days per week
Time Spent in QuickTables: 10 minutes, 5 days per week
ALEKS Course: Mathematics - LV 5 (with QuickTables)

Overall Experience:

ALEKS has been wonderful. My youngest son uses it and is doing very well. ALEKS is the first thing he does in the morning.

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

My son didn't know his math facts at all.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

I just needed something that would help him succeed in math.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

He enjoys math now.

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

My son feels good about working with ALEKS.