Efficacy Study

Impact of Adaptive Tutorials on Middle and High School Student Achievement

School Year 2016–2017

Adaptive Tutorials improved student performance on posttest assessments.

The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of Apex Learning middle and high school Tutorials on student learning during the 2016–2017 school year.

Results of paired-samples t-tests suggest that Tutorials had a statistically significant impact on middle and high school student posttest achievement compared to pretest performance. Following the use of middle school Tutorials, posttest achievement improved by 54% and 52% relative to pretest performance following use of middle and high school Tutorials, respectively.

Posttest improvement for MS and HS Tutorials