Ed Tech Brief

Kahoot to Launch Teacher Certification

Educational game company Kahoot is launching a new certification program for teachers designed to help them use Kahoot in their classrooms more effectively. Kahoot is a popular competitive quiz game that's available free for educators.

The program will focus on various aspects of using Kahoot software in the classroom, including using Kahoot for formative assessments and homework. It also covers game basics, quiz creation and analysis of reports and data.

Badges and professional learning credits will be offered.

The certification will launch Aug. 29. Further details can be found at kahoot.com/certified.

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