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
An Inside Look Into How Top Studygrammers Use Quizlet
Food for thought: An Instagram account dedicated entirely to your studies. Sound crazy? Maybe it is, but recently, “studygramming” has blown up on the Instagram platform. Students from all over the world share study advice and tips, posting beautiful pictures of their class notes and inspiring peop…

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Posted by Amalia December 18, 2017 · View post
Quizlet Swag for All: Meet the Official Quizlet Store
Do you know a Quizlet Hero? Has Quizlet “saved your life”? If you could bring one thing to a deserted island, would it be the Quizlet app? If you answered yes to any of these questions, get excited: Quizlet t-shirts, notebooks, bags and more are now available to purchase at the official Quizlet Sto…

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Posted by Amalia December 11, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: Recognizing the First Heart Transplant
It's pretty staggering to think about the amount of medical progress made in the past 50 years. From new vaccines, to treatments for cancer to gene therapies, the ways we interact with medicine have altered much about modern life. One particularly impressive achievement? The first heart transplant…

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Posted by Laura November 30, 2017 · View post
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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Posted by Laura November 20, 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
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 <a href="https://quizlet.com/164304531/history-of-halloween-revised-flash-cards/"; target="_blank">history of Halloween, brush u…

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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 <a href="https://quizlet.com/blog/play-quizlet-live-with-diagrams-and-you-could-win-quizlet-teacher-for-your-whole-school"; target="_blank">Quizlet Li…

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Posted by Amalia October 30, 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 <a href="https://quizlet.com/4793791/pumpkin-history-flash-cards/"; target="_blank">originates from the Greek word pepon, which means…

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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
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
Meet the Verified Creator Program: The Next Evolution of Content on Quizlet
This fall, we are excited to launch a major evolution of the Quizlet platform: the Quizlet Verified Creator Program. With this new program, officially launching today, Quizlet is partnering with educational content creators to provide official, curated study resources for students and teachers. O…

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Posted by Thompson September 27, 2017 · View post