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Adaptive Learning Tool ALEKS Guides Kids Toward Math Mastery

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ALEKS

Strong adaptive learning makes traditional math curriculum more useful 

Pros: Provides tons of data to teachers and students, and competency-based progression is far better than grades.

Cons: Math content is mostly traditional, decontextualized, and dry.

Bottom Line: For kids who crave a traditional mastery-style math learning experience and have good self-regulation skills, this is a great option. 

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Site of the Week picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed byCommon Sense Education, which helps educators find the best edtech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. 

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