Kahn Academy

The Kahn Academy provides video instruction that enables students to learn content by watching a video as many times as necessary to build knowledge. Kahn Academy boasts over 3,200 videos on any number of topics. The primary focus is on K-12 math and science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics. Each video is approximately 10 minutes long. The Kahn Academy website also provides interactive challenges and assessments for students. In this area, students can choose from among 350 topics and practice their proficiency. After completing each topic/exercise, the website makes recommendations for the individual student.

The Kahn Academy resources are ideal for showing in class or assigning as take home exercises. There are so many different options that each instructor will easily find materials that facilitate in class, online, and outside instruction.

This 12 minute video, prepared by the Kahn Academy, describes how the Kahn Academy Exercises and Reports work: http://youtu.be/DLt6mMQH1OY

To access the Kahn Academy go to: http://www.khanacademy.org