CompassLearning (www.compasslearning.com) has expanded its entire suite of Odyssey products, including Odyssey Algebra for middle schools and secondary education. The browser-based curriculum will help teachers offer a comprehensive approach to math education, while providing a platform that supports a variety of instructional strategies and learning styles. Odyssey Algebra has 13 chapters and 131 objectives to cover in an entire school year. The curriculum’s online features include interactive tutorials that are woven throughout the program and aids such as online calculators, graph paper, number lines, protractors, spreadsheets and rulers. The program also provides additional offline materials for students that are designed to extend learning beyond the classroom.
This article originally appeared in the 04/01/2005 issue of THE Journal.