Khan Academy & MASSP

Khan Academy isn’t just for math anymore! The College Board has partnered with Khan Academy to provide free Official SAT Practice to all Michigan students. The remediation is personalized to each student’s strengths and weaknesses - extending to both the ELA and Math portions of the assessment - and teachers have the ability to monitor student progress. In addition, there are lesson plans and assignment functions for teachers within the Official SAT Practice site. MASSP is proud to present a 3-part webinar series that will explain the in's and out's of this game-changing system lead by Khan Academy Ambassador, resident guru and Super-user, Erin Carlson, a classroom English Teacher at Sandusky Jr./Sr. High School.  

In this webinar, participants will learn how to:

  • Exploration of Khan Academy's class features and coaching tools for a variety of content areas and SAT Prep
  • Examination of Khan’s SAT Prep lessons through both a student and teacher lens
  • Implementation strategies and resources for integrating Khan SAT prep in both stand-alone and integrated curriculums

Target Audience:

  • Secondary ELA & Math Teachers (Grades 9-11)
  • SAT Prep Class Supervisors

Webinar Details:

  • Each webinar will last approximately 60-90 minutes and will also feature a Q&A session for participants with specific questions
  • Registered participants will be emailed pre-webinar instructions and a link for accessing the webinar

Are other Khan Academy webinars available?

MASSP has created a 3-part webinar series covering the following topics:

Part 1: Khan Academy for Beginners

  • Create a Khan Academy account and class
  • Add students and lessons
  • Explore lesson content (videos, practice, quizzes and tests)
  • Available May 15th and June 1st

Part 2: Khan Academy for Intermediate/Advanced Users

  • Dig into assignment and lesson options
  • Explore content related to a specific subject area
  • View and edit reports to see individual or whole class activity and success
  • Available May 22nd and June 8th

Part 3: Using Khan Academy for SAT Prep

  • Exploration of Khan Academy's class features and coaching tools for a variety of content areas and SAT Prep
  • Examination of Khan’s SAT Prep lessons through both a student and teacher lens
  • Implementation strategies and resources for integrating Khan SAT prep in both stand-alone and integrated curriculums
  • Also available on June 15th

Depending on your expertise level, most participants will want to choose between Part 1 (Beginner) or Part 2 (Intermediate/Advanced).  All participants with any expertise level are encouraged to register for Part 3 (Khan for SAT Prep).

Why should you be using Khan Academy?  

It’s simple. Students who spend more time in Khan Academy have improved PSAT/NMSQT & SAT scores.  In fact, according to the College Board, spending 20 hours studying Official SAT practice on Khan Academy lead to an average 115 point score gain.  Out of 250,000 test takers, 16,000 showed gains of 200 points or more on the PSAT/NMSQT & SAT. Don’t let your students miss out! Visit massp.com/KhanWebinar for more details on how to register for one of the webinars.

Looking for more?

Other dates and times for all of the Khan Academy webinars are available at massp.com/events.  Participants who register for all three webinars can receive a discount by calling the MASSP Office at (517) 327-5315.

*Please note that the price for the webinar is $50.00 per participant.

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Price: $50.00