Efficacy Studies

02/15/2018
Houston Independent School District, TX

Use of Apex Learning Courses resulted in improved HISD graduation and dropout rates. Compared to the year prior to adopting Apex Learning Courses, the graduation rate improved by 8.6 percentage points and the dropout rate fell by 3.3 percentage points…

12/19/2017
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-…

12/19/2017
School Year 2016–2017

Tutorials improved student achievement on SAT® Tutorials posttests. The purpose of this study is to examine the impact of Apex Learning SAT® Adaptive Tutorials on student learning during the 2016–2017 school year. Results of paired-samples t-tests…

12/18/2017
School Year 2016–2017

Tutorials improved student achievement on ACT® Tutorials posttests. This study examined the impact of Apex Learning ACT® Adaptive Tutorials on student learning during the 2016–2017 school year. Results of paired-samples t-tests suggest that ACT®…

12/16/2017
School Year 2016-2017

Tutorials improved student achievement on ACCUPLACER® Tutorials posttest. Results of paired-samples t-tests suggest that ACCUPLACER® Tutorials had a statistically significant impact on Tutorials posttest achievement compared to pretest performance. The…

10/06/2017
Sarasota County Schools, FL

What is the impact of Apex Learning Comprehensive Courses on credits earned for PBD participants? During the 2015–2016 school year, 1,465 students participating in the PBD program attempted 5,965 Apex Learning Course enrollments. Eighty-three percent (…

08/31/2017
2016–2017 School Year

TSI Tutorials improved student performance on post-test achievement. The results of this study indicate that TSI Tutorials had a significant impact on student post-test achievement compared to pre-test performance. Overall, students who used TSI…

05/09/2017
Sarasota County Schools, FL

What is the impact of Apex Learning Comprehensive Courses on credits earned for PBD participants? During the 2014-2015 school year, 1,706 students participating in the Sarasota County Schools PBD program attempted 5,998 Apex Learning Comprehensive…

04/13/2017
Beaverton School District, OR

Do middle school students using Apex Learning Adaptive Tutorials have the same or better chances of meeting or exceeding the state standards (Level 3 or above) on the SBAC summative assessments as similar students not using Adaptive Tutorials? Overall,…

10/16/2016
School Year 2015–2016

Tutorials improved student performance on Tutorials measures of posttest achievement. Students using Tutorials achieved a 19 percentile point gain on average from pretest to posttest following use of the Learn It, Review It, and Try it instructional…