91 – Duolingo

DOWN 33 places in 2020

Duolingo is a way to learn a new language. Practice online or on the app.

Website: duolingo.com
Cost: Free.
Availability: Online/Download app

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning: 49
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning:
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Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 91 2019: 58 2018: 67 2017: 62 2016: 74 2015: – 2014: –
2013: – 2012: – 2011: – 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected Duolingo as one of their top tools 

“Gamified to make language fun and relevant” L&D, UK, 2020

“Improving language skills” Elizabeth Robinson, CEO, Australia, 2020

“An app than makes learning a language less daunting and more fun. Provides encouragement by earning experience points as you learn and level up your language skills. Very clean and engaging UI. I have been using this app every single day for a full 2 years now, which pays testament to how good it is.” Learning Technologist, UK, 2019

“Great for language learning, intuitive” Head of Learning, Germany, 2019

Quick Guide to Duolingo

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Duolingo for teaching, training, learning and development.

Get access to the Quick Guide sections at the bottom of each of the Tools page (for guidance and resources on how to use the tool for teaching, training and learning) for just £15.

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