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[Music] good instead of any better myself that's great I teach here in Anaheim California is Anaheim high school this year I'm teaching math three for honors which are freshmen my top goal for students in my class is to enjoy learning and to not see school is something that they just have to do but to see school is something that's helping them get the life that they want to get when I started teaching around 2006 and I would give students homework and I would do the best I could I would teach them in class we would do our activities I would assign them either a worksheet or problems from the book and then I have to spend an enormous amount of time going over the homework oh did anybody miss problem number three and then I would have to work out problem number three on the board for them and maybe half the class got problem number three right so they're already they're bored because they didn't have that question but then if I moved on too fast I'd be leaving out the student that did struggle so I was always trying to decide well how am i how can I assess student practice outside of the classroom now as Khan Academy has expanded it has problems mapped to pretty much every standard that I covered during class and I know that I can trust those problems to be goodrich problems I like it way better than regular homework that I've had in the past because if I get a worksheet sometimes teachers don't check if you do it right they just check that you turned it in and with Khan Academy you get immediate feedback if you did something wrong or right I'm usually make my assignments due on Sunday night which gives students the entire week to work on it maybe after the second day that they've had a chance with it I'll pull the assignment up on my projector and then I can work out a problem as an example in class about three assignments per week pretty much seems to be appropriate depending on the level of your class not only do I see their score but I also can see how many times that they have tried an assignment so I can look at my class roster and see I have this student that tried 20 times on an assignment if that's happening then to me I feel I need to really intervene for that student and see what the what the misconception is you get unlimited miles try to do it so like if you get one wrong you don't get punished for it all you have to do is redo it and try to do it again but better and also the questions aren't just the same ones over and over you get different ones I personally put the Khan Academy assignments into our gradebook strictly on the score that they get so if it's a four question assignment and they get three out of four I will put a three out of four in the gradebook I also give students the opportunity to go back and try it again and I will adjust their score if they've shown that they can master it even if it's no later date so always leaving that window for growth open to students is very helpful good job I think it's Khan Academy and mr. Kyle key and the website just make my learning better and other students learning better now when I send students home to do practice I know that they are getting the most out of their time you