Introducing Digital Literacy!

Digital Literacy is a new course within the Learning Upgrade app which gives learners comprehensive instruction in digital technology. Students will learn about devices, data, content creation, communication, security, privacy, digital citizenship, technology, and more!

The Learning Upgrade Student App

A one app solution for English, math, and digital literacy

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Available Everywhere

Available on the web, smartphones, and tablets. Students self-enroll into engaging courses with full instruction, followed by practice questions that provide instant vocal and visual remediation.

Standard-Based and Engaging

Each account provides access to 1020 standard-based lessons that use songs, video, and games to teach.

Individualized, self paced, and comprehensive

Learning Upgrade Student Courses

Digital Literacy

The highly anticipated new Digital Literacy course in the Learning Upgrade program teaches digital literacy standards.  The 60 engaging lessons use video, music, games, and rewards to help learners understand difficult tech topics. Learners get experience with content creation, messaging, data, privacy, security, and digital citizenship.

Now available on the web, Android devices, and iOS devices.

  • A new course with 60 brand new lessons
  • For adults, and grades 9 to 12
  • For learners at Grade5+, NRS 5+ reading level
  • Topics cover Devices, Data, Content Creation, Communication, Security and Privacy, Digital Citizenship, Technology, and more
  • Songs, video, games and rewards to engage students
  • Repetition to mastery then auto advance to next course
  • Detailed assessment reports including time-on-task

English Upgrade K-5

The English Upgrade courses move students from early reading and grammar to advanced comprehension and writing through a sequence of 360 engaging lessons. Students start at their level and rapidly grow to become proficient readers comfortable using academic language.

  • Six courses with 60 lessons in each course
  • Content matches ELA standards for each grade level
  • Reading: phonics, word decoding, vocabulary, comprehension
  • Writing: grammar, spelling, structure, revision, editing
  • Songs, video, games and rewards to engage students
  • Repetition to mastery then auto advance to next course
  • Detailed assessment reports including time-on-task
  • English learners: accelerate time to proficiency
  • Intervention: struggling readers, dyslexia, RTI, special needs

Math Upgrade K-8

The Math Upgrade courses help students overcome math struggles and become confident problem solvers ready for success in math classes and tests. Students start at their level and quickly fill in gaps to reach proficiency through interactive lessons filled with video, practice, and help.

  • Nine courses with 60 lessons in each course
  • Content matches math standards for each grade level
  • Numbers, arithmetic, fractions, decimals, percents
  • Algebra, geometry, statistics, data, probability
  • Songs, video, games and rewards to engage students
  • Repetition to mastery then auto advance to next course
  • Detailed assessment reports including time-on-task
  • Struggling students: catch up to grade level, keep up
  • Intervention: dyscalculia, learning difficulties, special needs
  • Adults needing review: rapidly relearn math with practice

Algebra Upgrade and Pre-Algebra Upgrade

The Algebra and Pre-Algebra Upgrade courses prepare students for success in math classes and passing difficult tests. These courses go beyond simple practice to help students learn difficult concepts through video and interactive games. Students gain the confidence to solve a variety of problems step-by-step on their own.

  • Two courses with 60 lessons in each course
  • PreAlgebra: fractions, equations, coordinate graphs, geometry, stats
  • Algebra: solving equations, polynomials, factoring, quadratic
  • Songs, video, games and rewards to engage students
  • Detailed assessment reports including time-on-task
  • Prepare for school or college algebra class or test

GEDⓇ Math and HiSETⓇ Math

The GEDⓇ Math and HiSETⓇ Math courses prepare learners for success on these challenging tests with engaging lessons that teach the key math topics and valuable problem solving activities. The courses go far beyond simple practice tests to actually teach learners the math they need and give learners confidence to pass the test. Learners move through 60 sequenced lessons that build up their math skills and then master a final challenge to prepare them for test success.
  • Two courses with 60 lessons in each course
  • Covers math topics on each HSE test
  • Video, games, and rewards makes test prep enjoyable
  • Detailed examples and practice problems with video help
  • Final Challenge timed test to practice over and over
  • First time test takers: prepare for success!
  • Failed math before: learn math a new way to help pass retest

Reading Upgrade and Comprehension Upgrade

The Reading Upgrade course provides rapid intervention for students struggling to read proficiency. This includes students with reading difficulties including dyslexia, English learners, and older students who need to learn reading fundamentals. The Comprehension Upgrade course helps student to master the understanding of complex passages including literature, social studies, and science texts. Students learn key concepts like main idea and point of view through videos, examples, and practice questions.
  • Two courses with 60 lessons in each course
  • Reading: phonemic awareness, phonics, decoding, comprehension
  • Comprehension: story, informational, social studies, science
  • Songs, video, games and rewards to engage students
  • Detailed assessment reports including time-on-task
  • Intervention: dyslexia, reading difficulties, RTI, special needs
  • Struggling students: catch up to grade level and keep up
  • Test prep: passage comprehension practice

Get a free pilot for your school

New schools can apply for a free 3-month pilot

Pilots include student access to all 22 courses, and teacher access to tracking and reporting accounts

Students can access accounts on any smartphone, tablet, or computer

Includes teacher whole-class lessons

Admin accounts available for multi-teacher and multi-site tracking