There are over 1.2 billion people learning a language and the majority are doing so to gain access to better opportunities. Unfortunately, learning a language is expensive and inaccessible to most. Duolingo was created so that everyone could have a chance. Free language education – no hidden fees, no premium content, just free. Duolingo is used by the richest man in the world and many Hollywood stars, and at the same time by public schools students in developing countries. They believe true equality is when spending more can’t buy you a better education.
The team at Duolingo is dedicated to research and science. Not only is there research on the efficacy of Duolingo, but Duolingo also allows researchers to study the data from the program so that more is known about how people learn languages. In a study funded by Duolingo, results suggested that using Duolingo is similar to learning a language at a university, only free!Learn More: Duolingo