ALEKS - Assessment and Learning

Implementation Strategies

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

Matthew Henry
Longview, TX
Scenario: Homeschool Core Curriculum
Purpose: Personalized Learning
Time Spent in ALEKS: 20 minutes per day, 4 days per week
ALEKS Course: Foundations of High School Math

Overall Experience:

ALEKS is wonderful!

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

Making sure math was done on a regular basis was a challenge for us.

What were you looking for in an online math tool?

A program that held my child's interest, without allowing him to cheat the system.

What math progress has the student experienced since using ALEKS?

I have seen my child make great progress with ALEKS.

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

My son enjoys ALEKS very much!

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

Getting my son's progress reports emailed directly to me every week is great.