Oslo, Norway, July 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Kahoot!, the global learning platform company, today announced that it is partnering with Zoom Video Communications, Inc. to launch the Kahoot! for Zoom, making it easy for Zoom meeting participants to access, host and play Kahoot! learning content directly in Zoom Meetings.
Flawless commitment and collaboration
As the world accelerated the adoption of video communications in work and social settings, engagement has proven to be the key to effective learning, collaboration and connection. At a time when many companies remain virtual or are preparing for a hybrid model, the Kahoot! The app for Zoom will make it easier for business leaders to connect and motivate their team members than ever before with Kahoot! ‘S interactive and game-based learning experiences.
The Kahoot! The app for Zoom allows users to access, host and play Kahoot! games and learning content with other meeting participants without ever leaving the Zoom meeting or needing a second device. Business leaders can energize their teams through meetings, presentations and virtual events.
Unlock the potential of every video call
With the Kahoot! app for Zoom, hosts can harness the power of friendly competition and play to stimulate engagement of all participants. Users can facilitate pulse checks with employees to assess knowledge and gather feedback, inspire creative thinking with word clouds and strengthen participants’ voices with polls, open-ended questions and more. Organizations can also crowdsource ideas and take collaboration to the next level with the genius idea functionality.
Meeting hosts will have instant access to data and reports from their Kahoot! experience, enabling real-time responses based on audience interaction with content. Hosts can also share the Kahoot! the games as self-paced challenges with others who could not attend live, or they can send the games to all participants for them to practice and improve their scores, prolonging the engagement of participants and increasing retention of learning.
The next generation of learning, work and play
“Video communications have become an integral part of connecting people in organizations and between family and friends, and Zoom is one of the most popular platforms for our users to host and play Kahoot! games, as well as interactive presentations powered by Kahoot! “, said Eilert Hanoa, CEO, Kahoot !. “We are delighted to launch the Kahoot! app for Zoom to deliver an accessible and seamless experience that makes it easier than ever to engage and learn impactful video calls of all kinds.
“As more workplaces and individuals embrace the flexibility of remote or hybrid systems, platforms that support the virtual creation of meaningful connections will be essential to thrive in the future of work,” said Ross mayfield, Product Manager, Zoom Applications and Integrations, Zoom. “With the Kahoot! for Zoom, our users can easily turn any Zoom meeting into a dynamic and interactive learning experience that gamers won’t soon forget.
For more information read our blog post to learn how to use Kahoot! in Zoom.
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Kahoot! is on a mission to make learning great! We want to empower everyone, including children, students and employees, to unleash their full learning potential. Our learning platform makes it easy for any individual or business to create, share, and play learning games that spark compelling engagement. Launched in 2013, the vision of Kahoot! is to create the world’s leading learning platform. Over the past 12 months, 300 million games have been played on the Kahoot! platform with 1.8 billion participating players in more than 200 countries. The Kahoot! The family also includes award-winning DragonBox math learning apps, Poio reading learning app, Drops language learning apps, Actimo and Motimate employee and corporate engagement platforms, and Whiteboard. .fi, the online whiteboard tool for all educators, teachers and classrooms. The Kahoot! The group is headquartered in Oslo, Norway with offices in USA, UK, France, Finland, Estonia, Denmark and Spain. Kahoot! is currently listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the symbol KAHOT. Let’s play!
Falguni Bhuta, Director of Corporate Communications and Marketing at Kahoot!
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