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IXL is an award-winning personalized learning program that motivates more than 12 million students to explore new concepts, master foundational skills, and build confidence.
About IXL
IXL Learning is dedicated to creating the best educational technology possible. Since 1998, IXL's innovations have helped solve real-world challenges faced by students and teachers. Currently used by over 12 million students and in all of the top 100 U.S. school districts, IXL is an integrated personalized learning platform proven to improve learning outcomes for all students. Featuring a comprehensive curriculum, the IXL Real-Time Diagnostic, personalized guidance, and actionable analytics, IXL delivers everything teachers need to differentiate instruction and help each student grow. In studies of over 64,437 schools across 31 states, IXL schools consistently outperformed non-IXL schools, ranking as much as 18 percentile points higher on state assessments. IXL Learning is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with additional offices in North Carolina, Rhode Island, and Toronto, Canada.
Quick facts
90 billion
questions answered total
12 million
active students worldwide
1 in 5
students in the U.S. uses IXL
190 countries
using IXL worldwide
70 million
questions answered per day
Our leadership team
Paul Mishkin
Chief Executive Officer
Jennifer Gu
Chief Operating Officer
Joseph Kent
Chief Technology Officer
Don Back
Vice President, Sales
Terri Coats
Vice President, Customer Success
Kate Mattison
Vice President, Curriculum
Debbie Chang
Vice President, Product
Suzanne Pelz
Vice President, Engineering
Joseph Zhou
Vice President, Finance
Lisa Tortolani
Vice President, ABCya
Diana Luhmann
Vice President, Human Resources
Rich Yang
Vice President, Strategy
Michael Shafir
General Counsel

Awards and recognition