ALEKS - Assessment and Learning
ALEKS Instructor's Manual for Higher Education Mathematics
Table of content

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Quick Start
Chapter 3: Setup Guide for Instructors
Chapter 4: Assessment Mode
4.1 Assessments in ALEKS
4.2 Guidelines for Assessments
4.3 How Assessments are Triggered
4.4 Answer Editor
4.5 Manipulators for Mathematical Expressions
4.6 Mathematical Expressions
4.7 Types of Mathematical Expressions
4.8 Advanced Mathematical Expressions
4.9 The Answer Editor for Graphing
4.10 The Answer Editor for Histograms
Chapter 5: Learning Mode
Chapter 6: QuickTables
Chapter 7: Instructor Module
7.1 Navigation
7.2 Instructor Account
7.3 Reports
7.3.1 Available Reports
7.3.2 Download Report Data
7.3.3 Send Message to Selected Students
7.3.4 Viewing Student History Across Multiple ALEKS classes
7.3.5 Interpreting Bar Graphs
7.3.6 ALEKS Pie
7.3.7 Display Options for ALEKS Pie Report
7.3.8 ALEKS Pie Report for a Single Student
7.3.9 Objective Report
7.3.10 Progress Reports
7.3.11 Learning Progress Since Latest Knowledge Check
7.3.12 Most Recent Knowledge Check
7.3.13 Best Performance in Learning Mode Over Time
7.3.14 Progress in Knowledge Check Over Time
7.3.15 Detailed Progress History
7.3.16 Progress Report for a Single Student
7.3.17 Time and Topic Report
7.3.18 Class Time and Topic Report
7.3.19 Individual Time and Topic Report
7.3.20 Knowledge Per Slice
7.3.21 Assignment Reports
7.3.22 Scheduled Knowledge Check Report
7.3.23 Homework, Quiz, and Test Results
7.3.24 Standards Report
7.3.25 QuickTables Reports
7.3.26 Custom Reports
7.4 Class Creation and Configuration (Class Administration)
7.4.1 Creating a Class
7.4.2 Class Creation Wizard
7.4.3 Save for Later or Cancel
7.4.4 Textbook Integration
7.4.5 Set Objectives / Modules
7.4.6 Objective Completion
7.4.7 Objectives Editor
7.4.8 Edit Objective
7.4.9 Topic Recommendation Tool (TREC)
7.4.10 Post Objective Progress Assessment
7.4.11 ALEKS 360
7.4.12 Content Editor
7.4.13 Section Level Content
7.4.14 Supplementary Textbook Topics
7.4.15 Core Readiness Topics in the Content Editor
7.4.16 Class Summary
7.4.17 Syllabus
7.4.18 Class Content
7.4.19 Class Options
7.4.20 Access Options
7.4.21 Student Activity Notifications
7.4.22 Learning Options
7.4.23 Student Assessment Options
7.4.24 Worksheet Options
7.4.25 QuickTables Settings
7.4.26 Implementation Information
7.4.27 Class Duplicate Settings
7.4.28 Gradebook
7.4.29 Resources
7.4.30 Incoming and Exiting Student Options
7.4.31 Share Class Access
7.4.32 Student Groups
7.4.33 Class List
7.4.34 Cleanup Tool
7.4.35 Class Roster
7.4.36 Financial Aid Code
7.4.37 Forum
7.4.38 Calendar
7.4.39 Student View
7.4.40 Class Archive
7.4.41 Class Tools
7.5 Assignments
7.1.1 Pie Mastery, Time, and Topic Categories
7.6 Gradebook
7.7 QuickTables
7.8 Student Administration
7.9 Administrator Features
7.10 Master Templates
7.11 District Features
Chapter 8: Teaching with ALEKS
Chapter 9: Knowledge Spaces and the Theory Behind ALEKS
Chapter 10: Frequently Asked Questions
Chapter 11: Support
Appendix A: ALEKS Student User's Guide
Appendix B: Syllabi in ALEKS
B.1 Basic Math
B.2 Pre-Algebra
B.3 Pre-Algebra and Introductory Algebra
B.4 Math Literacy
B.5 Liberal Arts Math
B.6 Beginning Algebra
B.7 Intro. to Geometry
B.8 Intermediate Algebra
B.9 Beginning and Intermediate Algebra Combined
B.10 Developmental Math
B.11 College Algebra
B.12 Georgia MATH 0999-MATH 1111
B.13 New York MAT 117
B.14 Texas DMAT 0093-MATH 1314
B.15 College Algebra with Trigonometry
B.16 PreCalculus
B.17 STEM PreCalculus
B.18 Trigonometry
B.19 Intro. to Statistics
B.20 Prep. for Beginning Algebra
B.21 Prep. for Intermediate Algebra
B.22 Prep. for College Algebra
B.23 Prep. for College Algebra with Trigonometry
B.24 Prep. for PreCalculus
B.25 Preparation for Calculus
B.26 Prep. for Calculus with Limits
B.27 Prep. for Statistics
B.28 Prep. for Math and Dosage
B.29 Prep. for the CSU - ELM
B.30 Florida Math 0018
B.31 Florida Math 0022
B.32 Florida Math 0028
B.33 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 010
B.34 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 020
B.35 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 030
B.36 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 040
B.37 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 050
B.38 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 060
B.39 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 070
B.40 NCCCS Developmental Math Module 080
B.41 Math Toolbox
B.42 Math Prep. for Elementary Education
B.43 UNLV Liberal Arts Math
B.44 Math Placement
B.45 Tallahassee Community College Math Placement
B.46 Tarrant Placement Test
B.47 Math Prep. for College Physics
B.48 Essential Math Skills for Business
B.49 Business Math
B.50 Business Statistics
B.51 Math Prep. for Accounting
B.52 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences