Spark your students’ motivation to learn with Prodigy
Use Prodigy to engage your students in math and English as they master standards-aligned skills. All available at no cost for teachers and schools.Create your free teacher account
Endless engagement. Adaptive content. Standards-aligned.
Millions of teachers use Prodigy to skyrocket engagement, differentiate instruction and help students enjoy learning!
Engage your students with two unique, game-based worlds where they’ll be inspired to pursue their very own learning adventure.
Easily differentiate and let our adaptive algorithm highlight areas of progress – no grading necessary.
Confidently deliver content in math and English that aligns with your classroom and curriculum standards.
How Prodigy works
Boost engagement in your classroom with two captivating learning games.
Students play Prodigy games
In Prodigy Math, students are wizards engaged in epic math battles. In Prodigy English, students collect and harvest resources to build their very own world.
Students answer in-game questions
As they battle or build, students answer questions to progress. All question content is teacher-made and is delivered through our adaptive algorithm.
Teachers motivate & track learning
As they play, student data appears in your teacher dashboard, which will help empower you to better understand your students' needs and deliver assessments.
Prodigy helps teachers save time
We’ve got your back. Our dashboard lets you manage two subjects in one easy-to-use platform. Spend less time on admin and more time doing what you do best: teaching.
Classroom creation as easy as 1,2,3
Getting your class started on Prodigy is a breeze. Create your teacher account with Google Classroom, Clever or email and add students in less than 3 minutes. Connect parents with their own accounts for even more at-home learning support.
Set assignments in just a few clicks
The Assessments tool allows you to easily plan and deliver assignments in class or at home. Plus, use your Student Leaderboard for extra insights into every student's individual progress in math and English.
Student data, simplified
Get an at-a-glance look at student progress in your teacher dashboard or dive in deeper with one of our personalized reports.
Use Prodigy’s real-time data to track student achievement, make important teaching decisions and support student learning at every point in the school year.
Here's what teachers say about Prodigy
"Prodigy Math Game is a game-changer in math! Kids remain engaged and want to play more. Many of them will play at home after school."
4th grade teacher, Ohio
"I use Prodigy Math Game as an individualized intervention for my students. I love that I can assign different topics to specific students."
1st grade teacher, Virginia
"Students are more confident because of the extra practice they receive with Prodigy Math Game. My students typically score higher on math benchmarks because I’m able to differentiate instruction using the Prodigy reports!"
2nd grade and math intervention teacher, Wisconsin
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Prodigy cost?
All of Prodigy's in-game educational content and teacher tools are free for students and educators.
Parents who choose to purchase an optional Membership can unlock additional tools and features, plus in-game extras for their child. Every Membership purchase supports our mission of helping every student in the world love learning.
Why should I choose Prodigy?
There are lots of options when it comes to online math tools for your classroom. But do your students love playing them as much as they’ll love Prodigy?
Prodigy doesn’t just give your students a way to practice math and English. It turns classes into exciting worlds filled with quests, creativity and rewards.
While students play, our adaptive algorithm delivers questions that keep them engaged without getting frustrated. Whether they’re playing at home or at school, Prodigy can help your students discover a passion for learning.
How does Prodigy support my everyday classroom instruction?
We’re here to make your job as a teacher easier. That means:
- Allowing you to customize the content your students receive in-game
- Engaging students so they’re excited to learn and spend more time on task
- Providing you with the real-time data you need to make important teaching decisions
We always recommend taking advantage of all the tools Prodigy’s platform has to offer. But we also know that #TeacherLife is busy. No matter how you use Prodigy, you can rest assured that students are always answering adaptive, standards-aligned questions.
Plus, Prodigy teachers can get extra time-saving tips in our teacher community on Facebook.
How does Prodigy protect student privacy?
At Prodigy, protecting the privacy of students and teachers is paramount. That’s why we’ve partnered with an independent privacy expert (iKeepSafe) to ensure full compliance with all federal privacy legislation – like FERPA and COPPA – as well as state-level legislation.
When students play Prodigy Math and Prodigy English, no personal information or inappropriate language can be shared with or seen by other users.
What are Prodigy's Memberships?
Prodigy's Memberships are paid subscriptions that unlock extra in-game features and benefits for students. These engaging and fun incentives can help boost the time spent learning and answering math and English questions. Members can also become more motivated to spend extra time playing Prodigy and level up their math skills. The more students play, the more insight teachers can get into their progress and learning.
Parents also benefit from a Membership too. If a student already has one, their parent or guardian will automatically be able to get the following features in their parent account:
- Printable Practice Sheets
- The ability to Cheer Them On in-game when learning
- Gain access to a variety of Video Lessons to support their education
- Set learning goals and send exclusive in-game rewards to motivate your child
- See how many questions they answer, the grade level they are performing at and the areas where they need more practice via the Practice Areas
- Get extra insights to support their child's learning even more with access to a Curriculum Progress report and monthly Report Card to track their performance
Our mission is to help every student in the world love learning. Memberships not only support your child's development. They allow us to continue providing all of the educational content in our games to students and schools for free.
Note: Prodigy Memberships purchased through the Prodigy iOS app can only be canceled by following Apple's auto-renewal subscription cancellation procedure. For more information about memberships purchased through the iOS app, see our helpdesk article.