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ASSISTments Season of Giving

It is our joy to work with you. To celebrate our work over the year, we are launching the ASSISTments Season of Giving - a series of blog posts, emails, and social media posts that will tell the story of ASSISTments throughout the month of December.We hope you follow along as we share the innovations inspired by you, and get a sneak preview of what’s coming in 2023!

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Providing Tier 1 Intervention with the New Student Support Authoring Tool

ASSISTments released a new Student Support Authoring Tool which allows teachers to create their own customized hints and/or explanations, available directly to the students in their class. When authoring custom hints/explanations, teachers can use consistent vocabulary used in the class, mirror language students are familiar with, and/or walk students through processes led by their teacher.

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Discover How Immediate Feedback with ASSISTments Teacher Can Transform Your Classroom

Meet Nicola Schieb, a recent awardee of the Teacher of the Year award at Alan Shawn Feinstein Middle School of Coventry, who relies on ASSISTments Teacher to enhance her current math curricula. 

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UPchieve Free On-demand Tutoring for Title 1 High Schools

Through our partnership with UPchieve, ASSISTments teachers in qualifying Title 1 high schools can now enable expert live tutoring for their students.

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The Benefits of Adding Yup Live Tutoring to ASSISTments for a Virtual School Teacher

Reema Alnizami, head of the math department at Legacy International Online High School shares the student learning benefits she's seen by adding Yup Live Tutoring to her ASSISTments account.

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NEW FEATURE: Add Your Own Custom Hints and Explanations

ASSISTments is excited to announce the release of Student Support Authoring, which gives you the freedom to create custom hints and explanations for math problems you are assigning to your students. This new tool affords teachers with the flexibility to add hints and explanations themselves, with language and examples that mirror their instruction. In this way, teachers can provide students with support while they complete ASSISTments problems that match their needs.

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5 Simple Tips for Getting Started with ASSISTments

When introducing a new classroom tool, sometimes the biggest challenge is in making sure our students see the value in using it. We understand and we’ve got your back!‍ Jump into ASSISTments with confidence using these quick tips for communicating and working with ASSISTments.

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The Benefits of Using ASSISTments with Paper and Pencil

When students show their work, it allows teachers to visualize their thought process when working through a problem. The visual feedback gives the teacher the opportunity to understand learning gaps of each student and formulate a plan to fill those learning gaps. Working with paper and pencil can also increase scores by 13 points compared to their peers. Read on to learn how.

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Supporting Student Success on End of Year Tests

ASSISTments teacher, Dawn Peterson reflects on what she does to prepare her students for end of the year testing. Learn how she integrates test preparation without compromising her regular classroom routine.

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Featured Partner - Yup

The ASSISTments team is excited to highlight our partnership with “math teacher multiplier,” Yup. Through this partnership, students in participating teachers’ classrooms can access expert live chat tutoring with the click of a button within their ASSISTments assignment, giving them that extra support they need to achieve success.

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Featured Partner: NCTM

ASSISTments is excited to announce that we have partnered with the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) to offer you NCTM’s “Figure This!” problems in ASSISTments.

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