Kahoot Educational Game : Nursing Education Management Guidelines in the Digital age of the Royal Thai Navy College of Nursing

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Supranee Pholtana


          Kahoot is an interactive quizzing online game that fits well with characteristics of learners in the digital age and supports the development of 21st century learning skills. Many digital-age educators have recently used Kahoot as educational media to support student’s learning and formative evaluation. This article presents teaching and learning techniques through game-based learning. It specifically focuses on Kahoot educational
game and the application of Kahoot in nursing and medical education. Examples of Kahoot-based teaching and learning at the Royal Thai Navy College of Nursing are provided.


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