Integrating Technology to Increase Student Engagement and Accelerate Math Learning

Blended learning allows districts to personalize educational experiences for students on a new level

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For grades 3–12, ALEKS is an adaptive online math program that uses artificial intelligence and open-response questioning to identify precisely what each student knows and doesn't know. Educators can use detailed progress monitoring on student mastery of Common Core and other state standards. ALEKS Math courses are available in both English and Spanish.

ExploreLearning Reflex

This online program helps students become proficient in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. ExploreLearning Reflex is adaptive and individualized. It also continuously monitors each student’s performance to create the optimal experience for every child. Educators can also monitor and support student progress.


This online adaptive math program made up of Common Core-aligned and standards-based lessons provides students with a personalized and engaging learning experience. KnowRe’s interactive learning map looks and feels like a game with its quest-like assignments and star-based rewards. Students can access more than 1,000 math concept videos when they need targeted support.

ST Math

From the nonprofit organization MIND Research Institute, ST Math engages students’ spatial-temporal reasoning capabilities to help them understand and solve multi-step math problems. It is available for K5, Fluency and Math+Music modules, or as a secondary intervention unit, designed for struggling students or as a complement to any math curriculum.

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