Teacher Review for Khan Academy

Khan is great except for YouTube.

Luke P.
Classroom teacher
Lake City Area Schools
Lake City, United States
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Social Studies
My Rating
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Further application
Knowledge gain
Student-driven work
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I used Khan in my math lab class which is a math study hall and remediation class. The students were able to start with simple number operation skills and they go up from there. I was able to keep track of both progress and activity time.
My Take
I think Khan Academy is a great addition to any math class! Khan allows your students to identify skills they are lacking and in a fun and different way helps students improve those skills. As educators it nice to have a resource on how another teacher teaches topics. With the videos being on YouTube it makes it hard if not impossible to view the videos.