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Khan Academy

What is Khan Academy?

Khan Academy offers a wide range of educational materials, including video lessons, practice exercises, quizzes, and personalized learning dashboards. The platform covers various subjects, such as math, science, computer programming, history, economics, art, and more.

From the Publisher

Created by experts, Khan Academy’s library of trusted, standards-aligned practice and lessons covers math K-12 through early college, grammar, science, history, AP®, SAT®, and more. It’s all free for learners and teachers.


  • Extensive Content Library: Khan Academy offers a vast library of educational resources covering a wide range of subjects, including math, science, history, economics, computer programming, and more. The content is presented in the form of video lessons, practice exercises, quizzes, and articles, providing learners with comprehensive materials to support their studies.
  • Personalized Learning: One of the standout features of Khan Academy is its personalized learning approach. The platform tracks a student’s progress and performance and provides tailored recommendations based on their individual needs. This adaptive learning system ensures that students receive targeted resources and practice exercises to address their specific areas of weakness and reinforce their understanding.
  • Free Access: Khan Academy is committed to providing free access to high-quality educational resources for learners worldwide. All of its content and features are available at no cost, making it an inclusive platform that eliminates financial barriers to education.
  • Practice Exercises: After watching the video lessons, learners can engage in practice exercises to reinforce their understanding of the material. The platform provides interactive quizzes and problems to help learners apply their knowledge.
  • Progress Tracking: The platform offers progress tracking tools that allow learners to monitor their performance and see their improvement over time. Learners can earn badges and achievements as they complete lessons and reach milestones.

LMS Integration

The Khan Academy integration allows instructors to search Khan Academy resources from within Canvas. An app icon is displayed in your course rich content editor letting you search and click to embed Khan Academy videos in your course material.

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