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How do my students get started on Khan Academy?

We know how helpful it is for teachers to thoroughly understand the student experience when using any instructional resource, including Khan Academy. We'll walk you through exactly what your students will find on Khan Academy below.

Getting started

Students can login by creating an account at
First, students select their grade in school.
Next, students select one or more subjects to study on Khan Academy. For example, the student below selected biology and 6th grade math.
After making their selections, a student will have access to a customized homepage that shows their classes.
A student can go to the Teachers tab on their homepage or type in and join their teacher’s class by either email or class code.

Viewing and completing assignments

As teachers make assignments, students will see them on their homepage as well as on the Assignments tab.