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Kahoot! in the news November roundup

Check out this roundup of selected news coverage Kahoot! has received this month from around the world.

This student-professor duo’s $5.7 billion tech start-up is being used in 9 million classes globally — Shubhangi Goel, CNBC Make It

In this exclusive interview, Kahoot! CEO Eilert Hanoa and co-founder/CTO Morten Versvik joined Shubhangi Goel of CNBC Make It for a deep dive into Kahoot!’s history and ambitions for the future.

 

 

Benjamin Vedrenne-Cloquet in Conversation with Eilert Hanoa — Benjamin Vedrenne-Cloquet, EdTechX Europe

In this conversation with Benjamin Vedrenne-Cloquet, CEO of EdTechX Holdings and Partner at IBIS Capital, Kahoot! CEO Eilert Hanoa discusses the value of technology in education, dives deeper into the meaning behind Kahoot!’s mission and shares how Kahoot! is taking steps to achieve its next goals.

 

Announcing an Innovative, New Collaboration Between Disney Meetings & Events and Kahoot! — Disney Meetings & Events

Disney Meetings & Events has announced its collaboration with Kahoot! to offer business teams hosting events at select Disney locations a new way to take engagement to the next level.

 

 

SharePlay powers new ways to stay connected and share experiences in FaceTime — Apple

Apple is featuring the apps that now support SharePlay, including Kahoot!, which enables users to learn together through friendly competition and fun while on a FaceTime call.

 

 

El EconomistaEl aprendizaje lúdico aumenta el bienestar socioemocional y la participación de los alumnos en las escuelas — El Economista (Spanish)

Kahoot! Academy Verified educator Pedro Civera and Agnete Tøien Pedersen, Director of Kahoot! Academy, discuss how playful learning can have a key role in supporting students’ social-emotional wellbeing and increasing students’ active involvement in the learning process.

 

Training Industry logoTap Into Your Employees’ Emotions to Build a Strong Hybrid Culture — James Micklethwait, Training Industry

James Micklethwait, who leads Kahoot! at work, takes a closer look at the importance of feeling connected and included at work, whether you’re working at the office or remotely, as well as how technology can be utilized to connect work teams in more meaningful ways.

 

CNET logoZoom review: The video meeting service that stepped up during the pandemic is here to stay — Alison DeNisco Rayome, CNET

In a look back at Zoom’s new features and services that have been rolled out over the last year, CNET points to Zoom adding the ability to play games right from your Zoom Meeting, including with the Kahoot! Zoom app.

 

 

Four top tips to support students with on-site learning — Sean D’Arcy, Education Today

Supporting students through the transition from virtual learning back to the classroom has been a top priority for many educators and parents alike. Sean D’Arcy, who leads Kahoot! at School and Home, shares advice on how educators can use this time as an opportunity to rethink their teaching approaches and create even more positive and engaging learning environments.

 

롯데정보통신, 신입사원과 CEO 쌍방향 소통 프로그램 진행 — ZDNet Korea, Naver News (Korean)

LOTTE Information & Communication has launched a two-way internal communications program with its CEO and 150 new employees, using Kahoot! to create an open and collaborative dialogue on the company’s vision and culture.

 

 

IOS 15 SHAREPLAY APPS — Mikah Sargent, Rosemary Orchard, TWiT/This Week in Tech

Kahoot! recently announced that iPhone and iPad users can now play kahoots directly within FaceTime using iOS 15.1’s new SharePlay feature. In this episode of the iOS TODAY podcast–part of the TWiT.tv (This Week in Tech) podcast network–hosts Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard have fun testing out this new Kahoot! experience.

 

2021年Q3营收2370万美元,游戏化学习平台Kahoot!还要推简体中文版  — Sohu (Chinese)

Sohu spotlights Kahoot!’s recent growth in usage, paid subscribers and revenue as reported in the Q3 financial results, also pointing to Kahoot!’s plan to add language support for simplified Chinese.

 

 

Belajar Matematika Jadi Menyenangkan dengan Kahoot — Imam Sya’roni SpdSD, TribunJateng.com (Indonesian)

Kahoot! is featured as a digital platform that can help transform math lessons into interactive, engaging and fun learning experiences for students.

 

 

Les serious games, une méthode géniale pour prendre du plaisir en apprenantOrange (French) 

In a conversation about how digital platforms are bringing fun and learning together, Orange points to Kahoot! Numbers by DragonBox as an app that transforms math practice and skill building into a game that is both engaging and effective.

 

@DIME logo【アマゾンギフト券プレゼント】2021年、子育て世代にヒットしたものは?「@DIME×HugKum ファミリーアワード」投票スタート!@DIME (Japanese)

Kahoot! has been nominated in the Learning category of the @DIME x HugKum Family Awards 2021, which gives parents and families the opportunity to vote for their favorite products and services that support their children’s development.

 

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