Khan Academy in the Classroom
Created by Suzana Somers.
Khan Academy is...
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. They tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Their math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. They have also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.
Khan Academy allows students to....
Take control of your learning by working on the skills you choose at your own pace with free online courses.
Khan Academy allows teachers and parents to...
How are teachers using Khan Academy in the classroom?
"Not only is every student different, but every classroom is different."
"In addition to watching videos, students can do practice exercises and complete assessments from any computer with Web access. Educators can view each student’s progress in detail, so that they are prepared to deliver individualized interventions once kids return to class."
"Khan Academy is working closely with schools to explore ways of transforming how instruction is organized, delivered, and experienced by both students and teachers."
"But teachers around the globe agree that the most revolutionary aspect of the Khan Academy is the immediate feedback provided by the site’s back-end features."