Free Android and iOS App: Quizlet – flash card application

Quizlet is a very handy application for students trying to learn any subject in school. Quizlet is a flash card application that runs on any device that can connect to the internet. ( Quizlet brings in everything that you have been looking for, either as a teacher or as a student. It allows you to create flash cards instantly over the computer or a mobile device, and also allows you to search by subject. Quizlet is a simple and efficient way to test your knowledge, and is easy to use. All you have to do is enter a word and the definition (a definition could be as simple as a math formula) and repeat until you are done with the set. Once the set is complete the teacher can send the set to the class folder, and all the students in the class will have access to the set immediately after she clicks that button. 

Teachers are not the only one’s who can create flash cards, the student can go ahead and enter all the information they want and put that in their own folder in Quizlet. 

Reviews from all over the Internet are saying that students will be instantly engaged because the app is actually fun to use. Quizlet has created an application that will spark the students interest, because they made the app to be fun by creating different kinds of games for the person studying so they will want to play “study” more. The great thing is the student will see it as a game while the teacher see’s it as a beneficial tool for the students knowledge pool expanding. 

Quizlet will save time and money for teachers and students, we all know that creating flash cards can be a very time consuming activity when writing them by hand. With Quizlet it really is as much as typing a few words in a box and pressing send for the class.  

This app is on the Apple Store, Google Play Store, Android Store, and can be used in your web browser at

Post submitted by Jordan Robertson, USU Student


Nathan Smith

Nathan Smith is Director of Technology for the College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University. In that role, he also directs The Adele & Dale Young Education Technology Center (The YETC) located in room 170 of the Education Building on Utah State University's Logan campus. The YETC is a combination student open­access computer facility, a K­12 curriculum materials library, a NASA Educator Resource Center for Utah, and a technology training center. Nathan served eight years (2004­2012) on the Board of Directors for the Utah Coalition for Education Technology (UCET) He was re­elected in 2014 to serve another two year term on the board. A former elementary school teacher, Nathan has taught students every age from young children to senior citizens. He has had the opportunity beginning in 2011 to train international high school teachers from all over the world about technology in education, through the U.S. State

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