Khan Academy (KA) is one of the world’s most popular open educational resources (OER), with more than 57 million registered users and 15 million monthly site visits as of May 2016. It is popular with students seeking additional resources for their math studies, and gaming features (in the form of points, badges, and missions) add to its appeal. As yet, there is little research-based advice on how such a system (of which KA is not the only one) can be effectively integrated into a course.

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