Celebrating World Children’s Day
“Mankind owes to the Child the best that it has to give.” With these powerful words in its opening preamble, the Declaration of the Rights of the Child was adopted by the UN General Assembly on November 20th, 1959, marking the first international consensus on children’s rights. World Children’s Day…

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Introducing Share on Remind — directly from Quizlet
We’re huge fans of Remind, so when they told us they were launching an easy way to share directly to Remind classes, we knew we wanted to be one of their first partners. Remind and Quizlet share the goal of making simple technology that helps teachers. We're thrilled that starting today, teachers c…

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Posted by Andrew November 16, 2017 · View post
Four Ways to Use Quizlet's Custom Audio
Did you know that with an upgraded Quizlet Plus or Quizlet Teacher account you can record your own custom audio on your study sets? Quizlet provides 18 different languages of text-to-speech audio — which means our learners can hear what they're studying. This is helpful for learning correct pronunci…

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Posted by Amalia November 13, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Veterans Day
On November 11 in the United States, we observe Veterans Day to honor all of our military veterans. Previously observed as Armistice Day, the holiday was officially renamed Veterans Day in the U.S. in 1954. In other countries, it is still celebrated as Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, marking the…

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Posted by Amalia November 10, 2017 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: Conceptualizing geography with Quizlet Diagrams
This a contributed post by Isabel Cohen, a fourth grade teacher at Ocean View Elementary in Albany, California. Quizlet Diagrams has offered my class an incredible tool for not only learning vocabulary, but conceptualizing geography. Fourth grade Social Studies begins with learning about the regions…

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Posted by Amalia November 6, 2017 · View post
Register for a new teacher webinar
Just getting started with Quizlet? Attend a free webinar just for educators! You'll learn how Quizlet's tools will benefit you and your students through a live tour of the website, a review of ways teachers are practically using Quizlet in the classroom, and a Q&A session with the Quizlet team.…

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Posted by Amalia November 1, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Happy Halloween
Happy Halloween from the Quizlet team! Before getting into your favorite costume and trick-or-treating tonight, take a minute to learn about the history of Halloween, brush up on your Halloween trivia and listen to some spooky noises. Or planning to stay in? Take your pick of (and quiz yourself on)…

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Posted by Amalia October 31, 2017 · View post
And the grand prize goes to...
Thank you to everyone who entered our contest! We're excited to announce that educator Stacey Stubits is the winner of our Quizlet Live with Diagrams giveaway. 👏 Stacey is a Math and Science teacher for the 6th grade at Jefferson Intermediate in St. Charles, MO. She's been using Quizlet with her st…

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Posted by Amalia October 30, 2017 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: Tips and Tricks for Making Learning-Centered Flashcards
This is a contributed post by educator and Quizlet Teacher Ambassador Josh Kurzweil. I use Quizlet when I am teaching English as a second language, in my teacher training, and for courses of a Master’s Degree program. Whether it is topical vocabulary for an ESL class or concepts related to the Scie…

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Posted by Amalia October 27, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Celebrating National Pumpkin Day
Happy National Pumpkin Day! On Oct. 26, we recognize this culturally significant plant, food and favored Fall decoration. The name pumpkin originates from the Greek word pepon, which means "large melon." Native to North America, pumpkins are a type of winter squash and are known for their deep yell…

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Posted by Amalia October 26, 2017 · View post
Helping Keep Quizlet Safe
Every October is National Bullying Prevention Month. As part of our recognition of this important mission and in celebration of the PACER Center’s Unity Day, we are highlighting the work we’ve done to make Quizlet a safe platform for all learners. Safety has always been a part of Quizlet’s DNA. Th…

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Posted by Dan October 25, 2017 · View post
Play Quizlet Live with Diagrams and you could win Quizlet Teacher for your whole school!
Quizlet Live with Diagrams is here. Help us celebrate by entering our special giveaway for teachers — open now until October 23 — for a chance to win Quizlet Teacher upgrades for your entire school! 👏 How to enter: Login or sign up for Quizlet Choose a diagram set — one you've created or one you'v…

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Posted by Amalia October 20, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Celebrating Diwali, the Festival of Lights
The 15th day of the Hindu month of Kartika is when we celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. Diwali is celebrated over five days by placing small lamps and lights around shops and homes, as well as eating delicious sweets. The holiday recognizes the triumph of light over darkness and good…

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Posted by Laura October 19, 2017 · View post
Free webinar for teachers: Everything you need to know about Quizlet Diagrams
Haven't had a chance to explore Quizlet Diagrams yet? Want to learn more about incorporating this new format into your teaching? Join us for a free webinar all about this new feature! This event is perfect for educators, technology trainers and administrators. We'll review the ins and outs of creat…

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Posted by Amalia October 17, 2017 · View post
From a Student: How Quizlet Live Supports Personal and Interpersonal Learning
This is a contributed post by Aarian Dhanani, an 8th grade student at Greenhill School in Texas. Aarian has been using Quizlet all throughout middle school, and is his school's resident Quizlet expert. Students and teachers around the world are falling in love with Quizlet Live — and it’s not surpr…

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Posted by Amalia October 16, 2017 · View post
Quizlet insights: Are we under preparing Gen Z women for the future of work?
Robots. Self-driving cars. Artificial intelligence. We read and hear about these subjects frequently in the technology press, but we wanted to understand more about how students see them — so we decided to ask them. In August of this year, we polled over 1,000 Americans between the ages of 13 and 24…

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Posted by Matthew October 12, 2017 · View post
Even Better Together: Announcing Quizlet Live with Diagrams
Love Quizlet Live? Excited about our new diagrams feature? Now you can use Quizlet’s engaging, team-based game to review diagrams in class! With a special two-week free trial of Quizlet Teacher available exclusively so you can try out Quizlet Live with Diagrams, your students can start benefiting f…

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Posted by Aswath October 10, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Celebrating World Teachers' Day
Every year on October 5th, we celebrate World Teachers' Day! World Teachers' Day was created by UNESCO and was first observed in 1994. The theme of this year's World Teachers' Day is “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers.” Here at Quizlet HQ, we try to celebrate teachers every day of the year,…

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Posted by Laura October 5, 2017 · View post
Four Creative Ways Teachers are Using Quizlet Diagrams
From history to vocabulary, woodworking and tech training, educators are coming up with creative ways to leverage the new format and context that comes with Quizlet Diagrams. Check out (and play with) a few examples from our teacher community: 1) Room Labeling Activity “My students and I are studyin…

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Posted by Amalia October 3, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Poetry
Today is National Poetry Day: a day to celebrate, read, share, write and discover poetry. This popular genre of literature uses rhythmic qualities of language — like meter, alliteration and rhyme — to evoke feeling and meaning. There are many different forms and genres of poetry, including the sonn…

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Posted by Amalia September 28, 2017 · View post