Quizlet of the Week: World AIDS Day
Each year, we recognize World AIDS Day on December 1. World AIDS Day is an opportunity for people around the globe to unite in the fight against HIV and AIDS and remember those who have succumbed to the virus. Since 1988, World AIDS Day has been recognized around the globe. In all, more than 35 mi…

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Posted by Laura December 1, 2016 · View post
Quizlet of the Week: Practicing Mindfulness
No matter who you voted for, it's been an intense week that marks the end to a crazy two years of campaigning. Donald Trump is now the president-elect of the United States, and the anxiety and excitement around the election were being (and continue to be) felt by a lot of people. It's difficult not…

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Posted by Laura November 10, 2016 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: Using Quizlet and Google Classroom together
Google Classroom is where high school teacher Carrie Feist keeps her students current on everything going on in the classroom. Quizlet is one of her go-to learning tools for her class. Together, they allow her to keep her language arts students current on what they should be studying, no matter if t…

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Posted by Laura October 28, 2016 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: Using Quizlet's Chrome App to get students on Quizlet quickly
Getting 30 students to open up a Chromebook, type in "w-w-w-.-q-u-i-z-l-e-t-.-c-o-m", and launch a study mode in a coordinated way can take up precious classroom time that could otherwise be spent learning. Thanks to Quizlet's Chrome App it's simple for school admins to pre-install Quizlet onto thei…

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Posted by Laura October 27, 2016 · View post

Are you a teacher who loves Quizlet and also loves Google? We're working on a project highlighting some of the ways Quizlet and Google can work really well together (Google Classroom integration, using Quizlet on Chromebooks, Google sign-up) and would love to hear your stories. Thank you!

Posted by Laura October 24, 2016 · View on docs.google.com
Quizlet of the Week: Grace Hopper (See you at the conference?)
By Unknown (Smithsonian Institution) - Flickr: Grace Hopper and UNIVAC, CC BY 2.0 This week, four members of the Quizlet Team are in Houston attending the Grace Hopper Conference in Houston, Texas. The conference is a celebration of women in computing, and this year more than 15,000 people are expe…

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Posted by Laura October 20, 2016 · View post
Quizlet of the Week: Celebrating Nobel Prize Winner Bob Dylan
Photo via By Jean-Luc Ourlin - originally posted to Flickr as Bob Dylan, CC BY-SA 2.0 Today the Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan, an American singer and songwriter who got his start in folk music. It's unusual for a musician to win the prize — traditionally it's gone to an author…

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Posted by Laura October 13, 2016 · View post
Teacher to Teacher: How I Use Quizlet to Coach a LEGO Robotics Team
This is a guest post by Eric Brosch, who coaches a FIRST LEGO League team of elementary and middle school students in Tampa, Florida. Robotics season hadn’t even started, and I had my first challenge. We had a team name (Porygon Programmers), but no robot. Four of six team members, ages 10-13, wer…

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Posted by Laura October 13, 2016 · View post

We're live! Ask Andrew anything on his Reddit AMA. He'll be answering for the next few hours.

Posted by Laura October 12, 2016 · View on reddit.com

Mark your calendars! Quizlet founder Andrew Sutherland will be doing an AMA ("Ask me Anything") on Reddit on Wednesday from 3–7pm Pacific time. He'll be answering questions about Quizlet, edtech, being a tech founder and anything else you want to know. Start thinking of the questions you want to ask and we'll see you on Reddit on Wednesday.

Posted by Laura October 10, 2016 · View post
Bonus Quizlet of the Week: National Coffee Day!
This week we get an extra special bonus Quizlet of the Week. Why? Because it's National Coffee Day and that's definitely something we celebrate (and take seriously) at Quizlet HQ. Studying and coffee go together like... studying and Quizlet; they just belong together. To be the expert on what goes…

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Posted by Laura September 29, 2016 · View post
Quizlet of the Week: Remembering Shimon Peres & the Oslo Accords
Yesterday we learned that Shimon Peres, a two-time prime minister of Israel and long-time Israeli politician passed away at the age of 93. Peres was a long-time advocate for peace in the Middle East, and was awarded a Noble Peace Prize in 1994 for his work on the Oslo Accords (along with Yassir Araf…

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Posted by Laura September 29, 2016 · View post
Quizlet of the Week: International Talk Like a Pirate Day
Aaaaaaaargh! Coming up in a few days is International Talk Like A Pirate Day (yes, this is a real thing, and it's held on September 19 each year). Any "Jack Art" (read: common sailor) can make an aargh joke and get a few chuckles, but to really learn how to take to the seas like a pro, you'll need…

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Posted by Laura September 15, 2016 · View post
The best of our #QuizletLive contest… so far
Last week we launched a contest all about Quizlet Live and how teachers like you use it in your classrooms. We’ve seen hundreds of entries so far, complete with colorful pictures, rightfully noisy videos, and creative ideas on ways to use Quizlet Live. Quizlet Live is an incredible in-classroom lea…

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Posted by Laura September 12, 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

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
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…

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Posted by Laura June 29, 2016 · View post