A comprehensive platform that truly supports teachers

Our online literacy platform helps teachers activate, support, and reveal thinking for every student.

Activate thinking
Questions that chunk text
Questions are tied to standards and harness writing to demonstrate higher-order thinking
Strategic annotations
Notes fill gaps for students, model effective strategies, and kick off group discussions
In-line discussion
Students share their thoughts with their teacher and classmates
Support thinking
Differentiated scaffolding
Teachers provide different scaffolds for different sets of students in the assignment and assign texts to specific groups
Accessibility
Students can listen to text being read aloud, format it to help with dyslexia and other needs, and flag parts they struggle with
Built-in dictionary and translation
Students easily look up words they don’t understand and translate into a number of languages
Reveal thinking
Formative assessment
Integration with your favorite Google tools
Real-time feedback
Grades and comments post instantly so students want to retry and improve their work
Metacognition
Students monitor their comprehension while they read
A diverse catalog with assignments to deepen knowledge
ELA
Classics,  Nonfiction, Short stories, Drama, Modern Novels, Current Events
Science and Social Studies Textbooks
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, U.S. History, Ancient World & Empires, Modern World
Current events and sequenced text sets
Compelling news stories and sets of 5-6 texts that build knowledge on topics like data privacy and food safety
Bring your own content and instruction
Import your own texts
Upload a PDF, web article, or Google doc
Add or modify instruction
Edit our pre-created assignments or embed new questions, notes, or media directly into any text
Stay organized
Keep all assignments in your workspace and sort into folders for easy access
Share and collaborate with colleagues
Co-author assignments
Create instruction with other teachers
Share assignments
Let other teachers at your school or district use your instruction
Build a school or district library
Create resources to reduce workload and create consistency

On-demand professional learning that yields results

Learn pedagogical insights, implement them in the platform, and demonstrate expertise through micro-credentials

PLANS

Options for using Actively Learn

Free
for infrequent use or trying out Actively Learn
Team
for a group of teachers and their students
School
for all teachers, students and admins at a school or district
Compare our plans and find the right solution for your school or district.
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