**While classes began the week of August 17th, I understand that parents may be making last minute decisions and/or alterations to their students’ educational plans. If you would like to enroll in this class later in the year, please contact me to discuss your student’s individual situation.**

#### Algebra 2 Course Overview

Ready for the next step? Master Algebra 2 concepts, hone your calculator skills, and prepare for real-world application as we dig in and develop each topic. Topics in this Algebra 2 class include linear equations, problem solving, inequalities, polynomials, rational functions, exponents, logarithms, and quadratic equations.

This isn’t about test prep… **it’s about building skills and deepening connections**. Sure you can use these skills on the SAT, but an emphasis on problem solving and application just make this course more fun!

#### The Math XL Online Resource

This course will utilize the online resource MathXL. MathXL is a powerful online homework, tutorial, and assessment system. It includes: lecture slides, step-by-step examples for any problem, accessibility tools, chapter reviews, and individualized study plans based on performance.

Using Math XL means that students have access to instant help and feedback, class instruction becomes more effective, and tests are much more valuable and forgiving. Plus your student is preparing for the college classroom – and parental paperwork is virtually nonexistent!

#### Prerequisites:

Completion of Algebra 1

Check out my Algebra 2 “Ready Ratio” for more information!