Carnegie Learning Introduces New Math Instruction App for iPads
Learning has introduced a new iPad-based
application for math designed for students in grades 6-12.
The digitalACE app can make middle and
school math content available to teachers that can be customized for
students, regardless of their grade level.
company said the new app is built on its
knowledge basis regarding learning science and its technical expertise,
in mind the limitations many teachers have to work with: limited
time and the multiple student needs in a single-teacher classroom.
The new app is designed to allow educators to
develop course curricula that both meets their teaching objectives and
recognizes various students' learning goals. The creators of
according to Carnegie Learning, balance the ability of technology to
student learning with the needs of teachers who want to implement math
instruction that optimizes learning.
empowers students to own how they interact
with the math content, choose how they express their reasoning with
features and engage with real-world math in a digital device," said
Learning COO Erin Simmons. "In addition, educators are able to
create their own curricula; access student work in real-time; provide
and select, organize and present student responses, all within the app."
new app was introduced at the company's 2015
Digital Learning Summit.
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.