Quizlet of the Week: International Literacy Day
Today we're celebrating International Literacy Day! ILD was first proclaimed by UNESCO fifty years ago today, with the goal of bringing the international community together to promote literacy as a way to empower people and help them improve their lives. From the UNESCO Director-General, "The…

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Posted by Amalia September 8, 2016 · View post
Teachers — How do you #QuizletLive? Share your story for a chance to win $500 to DonorsChoose!
We built Quizlet Live for teachers to engage their students in the classroom, and since launch we’ve been blown away by the different ways you’ve chosen to integrate Quizlet into your lessons. Over the past few months we’ve heard from teachers who use Quizlet Live to teach foreign languages, teache…

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Posted by Laura September 6, 2016 · View post
Quizlet of the Week: Labor Day Edition
Monday is Labor Day in the US. For some, it means the day before the start of the school year. For others, it means a 3-day weekend (YES!). Labor Day is more than a Monday off from school — it's a day to celebrate American workers (and it's been celebrated since the 1800s). Learn all about the hist…

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Posted by Laura September 1, 2016 · View post
Can you help Quizlet get to SXSWedu?
Talking to and learning from other educators, technologists and students is incredibly valuable to us and we're always looking for more. Just like we love to learn from others, we think we have some fascinating stories to share with people in the edtech community. One of the biggest stages to share…

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Posted by Laura August 30, 2016 · View post
Take Quizlet Live to the next level!
Since we introduced Quizlet Live last spring, more than 100,000 teachers have played our collaborative learning game with over 4 million students. The Quizlet team has loved seeing all the excitement and learning happening in your videos, blog posts and tweets from all over the world. Students and t…

News & Teachers

Posted by Sophia August 24, 2016 · View post
Meet the new Quizlet
Yes! If you’re reading this, you’re on Quizlet and seeing that things are looking a little… different around here. The new Quizlet offers a complete visual redesign including a modern logo; bright, fresh colors; and a new mobile user interface. We’ve redesigned our apps from the bottom up, making i…

News

Posted by Andrew August 15, 2016 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Aisha!
Please help us welcome our new VP of People Operations, Aisha Stephenson. Aisha will be building out our People Ops team, with a focus on promoting our team culture, strengthening our recruiting efforts, and making Quizlet an even more awesome place to work. Aisha grew up in Santa Barbara and atten…

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Posted by Sally August 5, 2016 · View post

It's hard to believe "Back to School" is already upon us (where did summer go?), but here we are — new backpacks are being purchased, new notebooks are being ordered and last trips to the beach are being planned. We're seeing lots of mentions of Quizlet as a top app for Back to School and today we were featured in this fun video as WNDU's "App of the Day."

Posted by Laura July 27, 2016 · View on wndu.com
Welcoming Laura to Quizlet
Meet Laura Oppenheimer, our new Director of Marketing! Laura hails from Palo Alto, California, and attended Palo Alto High School. She then went on to study Political Science at the University of Chicago. In her spare time, she loves solving New York Times crossword puzzles, cooking, baking, explor…

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Posted by Sally July 8, 2016 · View post
Summer Studying: Watching Movies, Taking Vacation & Hitting the Road
Quizlet for Spanish class. Quizlet for AP US History. Quizlet for English vocab words. Whatever you’re studying in school, there’s probably a study set on Quizlet that can help you master your unit, pass your midterm, or ace your assignment. But when all the finals have been taken, and all the text…

News

Posted by Laura June 29, 2016 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Stefanie and Nicole!
Please help us welcome our newest members of the User Ops team, Stefanie Brückner and Nicole Stevenson! Stefanie and Nicole are our first bilingual support associates, who will help us make Quizlet better for our German and Spanish speaking users. Stefanie grew up in Alzenau, Bavaria, in Germany an…

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Posted by Sally June 27, 2016 · View post
Welcoming Amber to Quizlet!
Please join us in welcoming Amber Staab to Quizlet! Amber will be supporting our users as a member of our User Ops team. Amber hails from Indianapolis, Indiana, and attended Warren Central High School. She went on to study at the University of Chicago, where she graduated with a bachelor's degree i…

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Posted by Sally June 21, 2016 · View post
Personalize your Quizlet account on the go
You can now personalize your Quizlet account from your iPhone or iPad! Change your profile picture and access your account settings from the app anytime, anywhere. Choose your favorite animal or snap a selfie Tired of being a cat? Customize your account by changing your profile picture. Select you…

News

Posted by Joanna June 13, 2016 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Diane!
Please join us in welcoming Diane Thompson, Quizlet's second business operations intern! Diane grew up in Pittsboro, North Carolina, where she attended Northwood High School. She is now a rising senior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, studying public policy and education. Her hob…

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Posted by Sally June 3, 2016 · View post
Welcoming Cameron to Quizlet!
Meet Cameron McNeill, our summer business operations intern! Cameron hails from Durham, North Carolina and attended Riverside High School. He is currently a junior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he is studying economics. Some of Cameron's interests and hobbies include wat…

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Posted by Sally June 2, 2016 · View post
Welcome to Quizlet, Ulysse!
Please help us welcome our newest intern, Ulysse Carion. Ulysse was born in Paris, France, then moved to San Diego, CA, where he attended La Jolla High School. He is currently studying Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley. Besides computer programmin…

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Posted by Sally May 25, 2016 · View post
Using Quizlet’s New “Live” Feature
This is a guest blog post by Bethany Petty, a teacher who uses Quizlet Live with her classes. Do you ever stumble upon an app or a website and think, “nah I don’t need to look at this,” or “this is cool, but I’ll check it out later,”… and then you never look at it again? This was my relationship wit…

News & Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 19, 2016 · View post
Engineering Controlled Chaos - How to build a real-time game for classrooms
This spring, we released our first real-time game for classrooms, Quizlet Live. Our beta included over 1 million students and teachers and since launch a month ago, we've added another 3 million. Now, it's grown to 1 million weekly users. These numbers are evidence that we built an engaging, educati…

Engineering

Posted by Sophia May 11, 2016 · View post
Welcoming Matt Glotzbach to Quizlet
I’m very happy to welcome Matthew Glotzbach as our new CEO. Matt is joining us at a time of heavy investment in our product, our team, and our business. Our recent launch of Quizlet Live, our first classroom game, has gotten an overwhelmingly positive response. We raised money six months ago from t…

News & Quizlet HQ

Posted by Andrew May 5, 2016 · View post
Welcoming Damien to Quizlet!
Please join us in welcoming Damien Diehl to Quizlet! Damien will be joining our mobile team as an Android engineer. Damien grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, where he attended Parkville High School. He went on to attend Penn State University, where he graduated with a degree in Information Sciences an…

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Posted by Sally April 28, 2016 · View post