Available Resources

Whether you are a novice or a veteran, there are many ways to deepen your knowledge of MathXL for School. If you're an administrator, view the training resources for administrators.

Available Resources

Videos: Explanations of some of the most commonly used features and functionality.


Tip Sheets: Detailed instructions to help you get the most out of MathXL for School.

Tip Sheets

Help System: Once you have registered and signed in to MathXL for School, be sure to look for the help resources available within the product:

  • Teachers & Students: Look for the ? symbol in the upper right corner of nearly every page for detailed information about the page you are viewing.
  • Teachers: Look for the Help link in the green navigation bar at the top of your screen in order to access special teacher resources.

Peer-to-Peer Assistance: Communicate with high school teachers around the country who have experience teaching with MathXL for School.

Live Online Training Sessions: Schedule a free 60-minute online training session in which you’ll be able to ask questions and view the trainer’s computer screen as the answers are explained. WebEx sessions are limited to 10 attendees to optimize the workshop experience.

Contact your Pearson School account manager to schedule a training.


In-person Workshops: We can arrange special training sessions customized to meet your school’s specific needs.

Talk to your Pearson School account manager or contact us to discuss your individual or group training requests:


Self-Study and Training Certification: Designed to teach you how to successfully use MathXL for School to its maximum effectiveness, these courses allow you to work through online courses to better understand the program.

If you are interested in pursuing self-study or training certification for any of these courses, please fill out this form.

MTTC 101 MathXL – Beginning This course is designed to give you an overview of MathXL for School from a student's perspective, as well as instruction in setting up your first MathXL for School course.

MTTC 201 MathXL – Intermediate This course will focus on teaching strategies using MathXL for School. In particular, you will learn how to use and customize homework assignments, tests, and the gradebook, and manage multiple sections of a course. PREREQUISITE: MTTC 101.

MTTC 204 Custom Question Builder – Introduction This course will introduce participants to the Custom Question Builder (CQB). This innovative tool is available in MathXL for School, and it allows you to create your own custom exercises for use in homework assignments, quizzes, or tests. PREREQUISITE: MTTC 201 or equivalent. One or more terms of experience teaching with MathXL for School is preferred.

MTTC 304 Custom Question Builder – Advanced This course will show you more tools to use to create custom exercises in the Custom Question Builder (CQB), such as adding number lines, graphs, pie charts, bar charts, and graphics. PREREQUISITE: MTTC 204 or equivalent.