Quizlet is a tools including flashcards, study and game modes. Instructors can creating their own study sets with terms and definitions. Instructors can use their own definitions, or use Quizlet’s built-in auto-define feature. It offers various ways of engagement and interaction with the study material including Flashcards, Learn, Spell, Test and Match modes.
The site contains over 100 million sets of study materials created by other users that range in topics. Using Quizlet’s free study sets, study modes and in-class game, you can instantly create a more engaged classroom. You are note constrained to using just text – images and audio are easy to include in study materials. Mterials created can be shared with clients and others.
Current known uses in the sector
- In LINC classes Quizlet has been mainly used for vocabulary review; however, it can be used for learning of a variety of subjects.
- Quizlet can be used in Citizenship Preparation, Community Connections, Employment-related, Information and Orientation, Library Settlement Partnership, Settlement Workers in Schools, Pre-Arrival to create information to help inform and engage with Newcomers visually.
The basic version of Quizlet is free. They also offer a paid version, Quizlet Plus.
Ease of use & Accessibility
Quizlet is considered easy to use, both for teachers and students. However, no information about accessibility could be found.
Quizlet is is optimized for mobile web use on any phone or tablet. Quizlet also has mobile apps for Android and iOS.
Privacy/security features, including data security and message encryption
Quizlet is compliant with the requirements of the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and outlines what that means for data and personal privacy here. They also have Community Guidelines users are expected to follow.
Quizlet supports many international languages/keyboards for those wanting to input text from a wide array of languages.