Kahoot Interview

Interview with Kahoot’s CEO, Erik Harrell

An interview in which Kahoot’s CEO, Erik Harrell, raises interesting points about the key aspects of this student response system:


Some of his statements are:

  • One of the powerful things about the platform is its inclusiveness. Every student is involved.
  • There’s many ways to learn and gamification is one of those.
  • Gamification complements other ways to learn.
  • Collaboration and team skills are lifelong learning skills that can be practised using Kahoot.
  • Putting questions and answers together in a quiz format helps with learning, helps kids to retain information.
  • Kahoot has raised $16.5 million from Microsoft Ventures.

So, what do you think about Kahoot? Feel free to comment!