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Kahoot! in the news August roundup

Here is a roundup of selected news coverage Kahoot! has received last month from around the world.

Google logoHow companies are using .new shortcuts — Bruno Panara, Google
While showcasing how the .new domain extension works to create helpful shortcuts to platforms people love, Google names Kahoot.new a favorite shortcut to make creating engaging learning content even easier this back-to-school season.

 

 

 

¿Cómo ha evolucionado la docencia a través de la tecnología? Los profesores están empleando un nuevo modelo de aprendizaje — Ana Higuera, 20minutos (Spanish)
In a discussion on the rise of technology integrated learning, Ana Higuera names Kahoot! as one of the most popular learning apps for formative assessment and independent study through play.

 

 

 

guardian-logo-squareZoom dilemmas solved! Expert advice on making video chats less awkward and more fun — Natasha May, The Guardian
Joshua Mason Browne, a creative director at FCM Meetings and Events, shares best practices for successful video calls, including playing Kahoot! to foster collaboration.

 

 

 

CNET logoBest language learning apps of 2021 — Shelby Brown, CNET
CNET is showcasing its picks for the top language learning apps to use in 2021, and has chosen Drops–a member of the Kahoot! family of learning platforms–as the best language app for visual learners.

 

 

 

 

CHIPSchüler lieben sie: Mit dieser App macht Lernen wieder Spaß — Tanja Sporer, Patrick Hannemann, CHIP (German)
The popular tech magazine CHIP shares how the Kahoot! app helps educators and students bring excitement to the classroom and beyond through playful learning and friendly competition.

 

 

 

Kahoot! makes learning more accessible for everyone with Azure Cognitive Services — Microsoft Customer Stories
In June, Kahoot! announced that users could begin adding audio to questions in their kahoots, making learning more accessible for those with visual impairments, language learners, beginner readers and others. Now, Microsoft is sharing Kahoot!’s journey to bring this feature to our users, using Text to Speech, part of Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services, and other Azure AI offerings.

 

 

@DIME logo勉強もアプリでする時代!総ユーザー数18億人を誇るノルウェー発の学習アプリ「Kahoot!」とは? — @DIME (Japanese)
@DIME is introducing its readers to the functions and learning benefits of the Kahoot! mobile app, now available in Japanese, and is offering a step-by-step guide to help new users get started making learning awesome.

 

 

We Are Teachers logo21 Amazing Free Sites and Apps to Use With Google Classroom — Jill Staake, We Are Teachers
In We Are Teachers, Jill Staake highlights Kahoot! as a popular digital learning platform to use with Google Classroom, citing Kahoot! as already widely-used and loved by educators and students.

 

 

 

 

Jeux vidéo: la boîte à outils (presque entièrement) ludique de la rentrée — Isabelle Hontebeyrie, Le Journal de Montréal
(French)
In Le Journal de Montréal’s top picks for digital learning platforms to support educators and students in the new school year, the Kahoot! DragonBox math apps are named must-haves for all learners to develop key math skills at their own pace.

 

 

Tingkatkan Motivasi Belajar Daring dengan Game Kahoot — Wakhidatun Niswah M.Pd, Jawa Pos Radar Semarang
(Indonesian)
Wakhidatun Niswah M.Pd recommends using Kahoot! to bring excitement, fun and engagement to virtual classes as schools in Indonesia implement and follow remote learning models.

 

 

 

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