An update on building a more diverse and inclusive Quizlet
Last year, I shared the current snapshot of where Quizlet was with our diversity and inclusion initiatives and a commitment to publish our annual updates on those efforts. A lot has happened in the news this year, and unfortunately we’ve seen too many reports of unacceptable behavior and unwelcomin…

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Posted by Matthew August 30, 2018 · View post
My quest with queries: My time at Quizlet as a product analyst Intern
I have always enjoyed data and problem solving, which has come in handy during my time as a computer science major at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. When the opportunity to undertake a product analytics internship at Quizlet materialized, I quickly accepted the role, as I knew it…

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Posted by Gabi August 10, 2018 · View post
Instagram contest: Win 1 of 3 back-to-school packs
Are you ready to get back to school? Whether you're a teacher or a student, we'd like to help get you in the mood to study with a little Instagram contest. This week, we're giving away prize packs for three (3) lucky winners. Each pack includes a free year of Quizlet Teacher or Plus, plus a Quizle…

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Posted by Eric July 31, 2018 · View post
Quizlet Insights: student support for 2018 teacher strikes
The end of the 2017-2018 school year saw teachers across the country strike for higher wages and improved classroom conditions. Teachers in Arizona, Colorado, West Virginia, North Carolina, Kentucky and Oklahoma went on strike — sometimes for weeks — and were able to secure greater resources for ed…

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Posted by Matthew July 23, 2018 · View post
Quizlet is proud to represent during Pride Weekend
To celebrate Pride Weekend, Quizlet is donning the uniform of LGBTQ unity: the rainbow. You'll see us sporting rainbow colors on social media this weekend, which is a simple and fun way for us to show support. If you want to join in, please do. There are places on the Internet where you can transfo…

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Posted by Eric June 22, 2018 · View post
Ask a Quizletter: Millu Araya
Meet Millu Araya, a member of Quizlet's Design team. Millu works closely with our Product team to create the look and flow of the Quizlet website and apps. She grew up in Ethiopia and moved to the United States to study design. After receiving a BFA in Design at the University of North Carolina at…

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Posted by Amber May 30, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Voter Registration
Have you registered to vote? It doesn’t matter if you’re a Democrat, Republican or Independent in your political leanings. Getting registered to vote and then heading to the polls is a key part of making yourself heard and having a voice in decisions that affect your life — from education funding t…

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Posted by Amalia May 14, 2018 · View post
Top tips & custom lists from 2017 National Spelling Bee champ Ananya Vinay
Can you spell marocain? That’s the winning word from the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee, which was won by 7th grader Ananya Vinay— who also happens to be an avid Quizlet user. Since she credited Quizlet with being such a big help in getting ready for last year’s Bee, we asked Ananya if she woul…

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Posted by Laura May 11, 2018 · View post
Celebrate 50/50 Day in your classroom!
What would the world be like if it were more gender-balanced? How would it change our homes, our communities and even our planet? From opportunity, to access to equal pay and much more, 50/50 Day is committed to helping everyday people become champions and active participants in positive change. Ab…

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Posted by Amalia April 9, 2018 · View post
Quizlet Instagram Giveaway!
Did you know 1 in 2 U.S. high school students use Quizlet? We're hosting a special giveaway on our Instagram page to celebrate all your hard work this year! 🎉 Enter here to win Quizlet merch, one free year of Quizlet Plus, one pack of Mildliner highlighters and an assortment of sticky notes: Join o…

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Posted by Amalia March 28, 2018 · View post
Ask a Quizletter: Teresa Yung
Teresa works on the web team. She’s originally from Rhode Island and earned her BS and MS from University of Rochester in upstate New York. Prior to joining Quizlet, she worked at Polymorph. Learn more about Teresa below: Quizlet: Why did you decide to work at Quizlet? Right before joining, I asked…

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Posted by Amber March 26, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: International Women's Day
March 8th is International Women's Day, commemorating the ongoing movement for women's rights around the world. The theme this year is "Press for Progress," which means taking steps (individually and collectively) to support gender parity, from awareness and education, to discussion and a…

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Posted by Amalia March 8, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: The Peace Corps
On March 1, 1961, U.S. President John F. Kennedy signed an executive order to establish the Peace Corps, a volunteer program with the mission of providing technical assistance to other countries and fostering cross-cultural understanding. The official Peace Corps Act, passed later that year, declar…

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Posted by Amalia March 1, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Valentine's Day Trivia
How many pounds of chocolate are purchased on Valentine's Day? Which U.S. state grows the most roses? What does the word "Valentine" mean anyway? Find out the answers to these burning questions by studying our Valentine's Day trivia set — perfect for learning interesting facts to impress…

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Posted by Amalia February 14, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: The 2018 Winter Olympics
The 2018 Winter Olympic games are underway! The games officially started on February 8 in PyeongChang, South Korea, and will end on February 25. If you're an extremely early riser, you may have caught the live broadcast of the Opening Ceremonies this morning — but for the rest of us in the U.S., NB…

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Posted by Amalia February 12, 2018 · View post
Announcing Quizlet’s Series B Funding Round
After billions of study sessions and more than 200 million user-generated study sets over the past 11 years, we know this: students of all ages want creative, collaborative and innovative tools that keep them engaged and mastering subjects. With this in mind, we’ve been hard at work over the past 2…

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Posted by Matthew February 7, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Gearing up for the Super Bowl
Super Bowl Sunday: A day when American football fans around the world gather around their TVs, eyes glued to the drama that is the championship game of the NFL season. Or, for some of us, a day where you go to a party to consume buffalo wings and layered dips, casually tune in for a halftime show (…

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Posted by Amalia February 2, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: National Milk Day
January 11 is National Milk Day, commemorating when the first glass bottles of milk were delivered in the United States back in 1878. To honor today, down a glass of milk while brushing up on a few milk fun facts: The Holstein is the most common dairy cow breed The main nutrient that makes up milk…

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Posted by Amalia January 11, 2018 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: The 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards
Everyone’s favorite champagne-fueled awards show is airing this weekend, which means it’s time to study up on the 2018 Golden Globe nominations! Starting in 1944, the annual ceremony honors the best in movies and television for the previous year and kicks off the film industry’s awards season. Now…

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Posted by Amalia January 5, 2018 · View post
Why Quizlet is 10x Better than Anki for studying for the MCAT
This is a contributed post by Andrew George, founder of MCAT Self Prep and a Quizlet Verified Creator. Many pre-meds are infatuated with Anki, but I found it to be extremely difficult to use as I was studying for the MCAT. Because of this, I decided to make all of my notecards by hand. Here are pict…

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Posted by Amalia December 26, 2017 · View post