Proven Classroom Results
My Math Academy is built on learning sciences research and has been proven in multiple efficacy studies to significantly accelerate math skills and learning gains. In addition to finding it an efficient, time-saving tool for math mastery in the classroom, teachers have reported increased student engagement, interest, and confidence in learning math.
Students Love It
Independent research conducted by WestEd showed that students were excited to spend time on My Math Academy, and they commonly used it for more than the recommended minimum amount of time per week. Teachers also reported a significant impact on students’ affinity for math and learner identity.
Multiple Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs)
My Math Academy has been proven to work through multiple RCTs. WestEd, an independent educational research nonprofit, completed two RCTs with nearly 1,500 students to evaluate the effectiveness of My Math Academy. Their research confirmed that My Math Academy accelerates math learning, increases students’ engagement in math, and 100% of teachers plan to continue using the program and find it easy to use. Access the Research Briefs here:
Backed by Research
To date, 26 research publications and conference presentations have been completed on My Math Academy’s underlying methodology, which speaks to the rigor of its research-based design, development process, and efficacy. Access the research here: Research
My Math Academy is committed to providing powerful learning experiences for all learners. Meeting the rigorous requirements for achieving these certifications provides reliable evidence that the program’s development exceeds research standards and complies with additional COPPA Privacy Rules.
Design Principles and Rubrics for Effective STEM Programs
STEMworks is a searchable online honor roll of high-quality science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs. My Math Academy received the highest rating, Accomplished, for having met STEMworks’ rigorous and results-driven design principles for an effective STEM education program.
Highest Standard of Online Safety and Privacy
My Math Academy (mobile) is certified by the kidSAFE Seal Program. The kidSAFE Seal Program is an independent safety certification service and seal-of-approval program designed exclusively for children-friendly websites and technologies, including kid-targeted game sites, educational services, virtual worlds, social networks, mobile apps, tablet devices, and other similar interactive services and technologies. Click on the seal or go to www.kidsafeseal.com for more information.
Digital Promise Certification for Research-Based Design
My Math Academy received the Research-Based Design product certification from Digital Promise. This certifies that research about how people learn drives product design and is evident throughout My Math Academy. Research-based best practices are applied to create the most optimal learning experiences for every student.
Digital Promise Certification for Research-Based Design and Learner Variability
My Math Academy received the Learner Variability product certification from Digital Promise. This certifies that My Math Academy is designed to reach the full diversity of learners, is capable of supporting the broad range of learners’ strengths and challenges in different contexts, and creates multiple opportunities for differentiation.