We are delighted to share that Kahoot! has been awarded the prestigious ISTE Seal, marking another significant step in our journey to build evidence and gain third-party recognition for the positive impact of using Kahoot! in education. We are incredibly proud of this achievement, and I would like to thank all our users in the education sector around the world for being a part of this exciting journey and for helping us make learning awesome!


Kahoot! granted the ISTE Seal


Supporting best practices in teaching and learning

The ISTE Seal, granted by The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE),  is a mark of high-quality product design for solutions that enable and guide high-quality learning. Products earning the seal have demonstrated a commitment to supporting best practices in teaching and learning, showing a purposeful and meaningful dedication to practical usability, digital pedagogical implementation, and alignment with ISTE Standards. The seal is awarded after an extensive analysis conducted by trained ISTE reviewers, ensuring that a product meets all critical elements under specific review criteria.


A powerful affirmation of quality and impact

Over the past six months, Kahoot! has received several prestigious recognitions for its positive impact on learning outcomes. These include being named a Common Sense Selection for Learning, earning the ICEIE Gold Badge for Efficacy, and a meta-study of independent, peer-reviewed research confirming the platform’s beneficial effects on learning.

Receiving the ISTE Seal is another powerful affirmation of Kahoot!’s quality and impact in educational settings. This recognition underscores our platform’s ability to support best practices in teaching and learning, aligning with the rigorous standards set by ISTE. It assures educators that Kahoot! is a reliable and effective tool for enhancing educational experiences through technology.


“An easy-to-use platform that empowers teachers and students”

ISTE writes in their review that Kahoot! is an easy-to-use platform that empowers teachers and students to create interactive quizzes, facilitating engaging formative assessments in a gamified setting.

The review also highlights how Kahoot! seamlessly integrates into any subject area, offering diverse content and a vast library of teacher-made quizzes and partner content. 

By incorporating gamification, Kahoot! has  since our launch more than ten years ago enhanced instruction with ease and engagement. Our partnerships with esteemed brands and companies provide real-world examples, and the platform offers instant feedback on incorrect answers, personalized weekly goals, and focused, one-question-at-a-time learning experiences.

ISTE concludes that Kahoot! simplifies the creation of formative assessments for teachers while prioritizing engaging and enjoyable learning experiences for students, all while providing valuable data for educators.


Onwards to more awesome learning

Receiving the ISTE Seal is a testament to the dedication and passion of the global Kahoot! community, including the millions of educators and learners around the world using our platform every day. 

We will continue to invest in our products and offerings and remain committed to providing the most innovative tools that make learning fun, engaging, and effective for all.

Ready to get started with Kahoot!’s evidence-based learning solutions in your classroom, school, or school district? Start using Kahoot! for free today,  sign up for Kahoot! EDU or Kahoot!+.