About Today: We’re Sorry
We messed up. Earlier today, during finals week for many students and crucial end-of-year studying for others, we inadvertently broke Quizlet for about 6 hours. We know how much people rely on Quizlet, and how painful it is when it goes down. We work hard to make sure that planned downtime occurs wh…

Quizlet HQ

Posted by Andrew May 16, 2017 · View post
And the Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway winner is...
Last week we received over 5,000 entries to our Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway. Teachers from all 50 states were nominated with thoughtful testimonials from students, colleagues, partners, and parents. Thank you to everyone who participated! We're happy to announce that the winner and recipient…

Quizlet HQ & Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 16, 2017 · View post
Speedy New Ways to Create Sets on iOS and Android
Quizlet is a fantastic learning site — and not just because we have fun classroom games or sweet learning algorithms. Quizlet is made great because you, the students and teachers who use Quizlet, have been feeding interesting and useful content into the site for over ten years now. And we don’t want…

News

Posted by Rebecca May 15, 2017 · View post
Introducing Learn on Android
We’re thrilled to announce that the new Learn is now available on Android! Learn is the perfect way to study when you’re just starting out with new material. It seamlessly moves you through flashcards to more challenging question types like true/false and multiple choice, and adapts as you progress…

News

Posted by Jeff May 13, 2017 · View post
Quizlet's Teacher Ambassadors: Meet Colby Chambers
For Teacher Appreciation Week, we're featuring a few of our amazing Teacher Ambassadors. Nominate an amazing, Quizlet-savvy teacher like Mr. Chambers to win free upgrades for their entire school's faculty and a visit from Quizlet's founder, Andrew Sutherland! Learn more about our Teacher Appreciati…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 12, 2017 · View post
Meet our Teacher Ambassadors: Joanie Grimm and Doug Karsch
For Teacher Appreciation Week, we're featuring a few of our amazing Teacher Ambassadors. Nominate an amazing, Quizlet-savvy teacher like Joanie or Doug to win free upgrades for their entire school's faculty and a visit from Quizlet's founder, Andrew Sutherland! Learn more about our Teacher Apprecia…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 11, 2017 · View post
Quizlet's Teacher Ambassadors: Meet Wayne Aguiar
For Teacher Appreciation Week, we're featuring a few of Quizlet's stellar Teacher Ambassadors. Nominate an amazing, Quizlet-savvy teacher like Wayne to win free upgrades for their entire school's faculty and a visit from Quizlet's founder, Andrew Sutherland! Learn more about our Teacher Appreciatio…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 10, 2017 · View post
Meet our Teacher Ambassadors: Anna Cuyar and Ian Munro
For Teacher Appreciation Week, we're featuring a few of our amazing Teacher Ambassadors, who help the Quizlet team with testing new features, giving great feedback, spreading the word about Quizlet, and sharing creative ideas with other teachers. Meet Spanish teachers Anna Cuyar from Hillcrest High…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 9, 2017 · View post
Win Quizlet Teacher for an entire School with our Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway!
Do you know an incredible teacher who loves Quizlet? Nominate them for our Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway — today through May 12th! This week we're celebrating wonderful teachers who engage, motivate, and inspire their students and colleagues by gifting one deserving winner free Quizlet Teacher…

Quizlet HQ & Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 7, 2017 · View post
New Teacher Webinar: Integrating Students with Learning Disabilities
If you are facing the challenges of teaching students with learning disabilities (or just a heterogeneous classroom) and looking for useful, fun activities to keep your students engaged and motivated, whatever level they are at, this webinar is for you. Quizlet offers great features for special edu…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 5, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet This Week: May the 4th be with you
To celebrate this important day, brush up on your Star Wars characters; movie trivia; famous quotes; facts about Star Wars creator, George Lucas; and even SAT words (with Star Wars example sentences). Happy Star Wars Day! Image courtesy of starwars.com.

Quizlet HQ

Posted by Amalia May 4, 2017 · View post
Going with the Flow: A Four-part series on how Quizlet uses Apache Airflow to execute complex data processing pipelines
Quizlet's has a fast-growing community of 25 million active users who log hundreds of millions of events daily. This massive influx of data allows us to do a lot of cool things, from gaining a better understanding of how students and teachers use Quizlet, to improving Quizlet's efficacy as a great…

Engineering

Posted by Dustin May 2, 2017 · View post
Teachers: Want to learn how to get more out of Quizlet?
Check out our teacher webinar series, now available to watch when it's convenient for you! If you're newer to the platform, learn the ins and outs of creating great content with images and audio, organizing your students and sets into classes, and tracking student activity and success with Class Pr…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia May 1, 2017 · View post
Heads up: Planned maintenance on Quizlet on Friday afternoon PT
Update 4:25 p.m. PT: Maintenance is finished and went off without a hitch. We were down for a total of five minutes, from 4:10-4:15 p.m. PT. Update 2:20 p.m. PT: We're on schedule to begin planned maintenance shortly after 3 p.m. PT. As students are gearing up for finals, the Quizlet team is hard at…

Quizlet HQ

Posted by Olivia April 27, 2017 · View post
On Quizlet this Week: National Arbor Day
From oak trees to pine trees to palm trees to redwoods, National Arbor Day is all about planting and celebrating trees, both humble and majestic. And it turns out there's a lot to know about trees. For example, there are a lot of factors that go into how and why a tree might grow successfully. Nutr…

Quizlet HQ

Posted by Laura April 27, 2017 · View post
Teacher Tip: Quizlet Live in "Pairs" and "Solos"
Brian McKenna, a middle and high school social studies teacher at Chagrin Falls Schools in Ohio, recently wrote in to tell us about a variation on Quizlet Live that he and his student teacher, Cody Shell, have been using to motivate individual students to focus on the game: During our Quizlet Live…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia April 26, 2017 · View post
Teacher webinar: Quizlet Live and more games for your classroom
We got so much interest in our last webinar about Quizlet Live, that we've decided to run it again next week! Register now to guarantee your spot. This free webinar features Quizlet Teacher Ambassador, Michael Snead, with tips on playing Live, clever twists to the game, and other fun activities he…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia April 20, 2017 · View post
Teacher Tip: Embedding Quizlet into your lessons
This post was contributed by Quizlet Teacher Ambassador, José Juan Cruz Pérez, who specializes in teaching Spanish online. When José posts new lessons, he uses Quizlet's embed option to add interactive activities for his students. See a great example in one of his lessons on clothing vocabulary bel…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia April 18, 2017 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: Supporting Science of Learning in the Language Classroom
This is a contributed post by Quizlet Teacher Ambassador Josh Kurzweil. For a number of years now, I have been working to integrate concepts from the Science of Learning into my adult ESL classes. In this article, I would like to discuss practical steps that I have taken in my classes to help my st…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia April 14, 2017 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: Using Quizlet Live to Jump-Start Learning
This post was contributed by Quizlet Teacher Ambassador Rachelle Dene Poth from Riverview School District. Around this time last year, my class had a fun time beta testing Quizlet Live, which was a big hit then and still is today in our classroom. Recently, I decided to see if I could help students…

Teachers

Posted by Amalia April 7, 2017 · View post