Stellar language-learning tool levels up skills in bite-sized bursts
Pros: Comprehensive, clear lessons guide students through questions and let them set the pace, personalizing the experience.
Cons: The games are great, but they'll work even better coupled with teacher-led differentiation and thoughtful classroom instruction.
Bottom Line: Duolingo's lessons provide a simple, effective, and engrossing way to learn a language.
App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.