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The free tool used by educators world-wide to teach critical thinking and facilitate thoughtful classroom debate.

Kialo Edu

New York, United States; Berlin, Germany
Kialo Edu is a free, custom version of Kialo (, the world's largest argument mapping and debate site, specifically designed for classroom use. Kialo's mission is to make the world a more thoughtful place, and with clear visualization of arguments and powerful, easy-to-use navigation tools, Kialo is the perfect resource to help students master critical thinking and reasoning skills.

The critical thinking and classroom debate platform: Kialo Edu

Kialo ( is the world's largest argument mapping and debate site. Kialo Edu ( is a custom version of our public site specifically tailored for the needs of educators. Kialo Edu is a controlled, private platform that is free and easy to use.

Kialo Edu allows educators to curate spaces for students to work through complex subjects together, while giving students the space to ask questions, discuss, and evaluate new ideas. With clear visualization of arguments and powerful, easy to use navigation tools, Kialo Edu helps students master critical thinking and reasoning skills.

Kialo Edu can be integrated in learning management systems, has no advertisements, collects no personal data from users, and has been built following WCAG AA accessibility guidelines.

To find out more about how Kialo works, check out this short video.

For tips on how Kialo Edu can be used in the classroom, sample lesson plans, and much more, visit the Kialo Edu Help Center.

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Innovation Overview
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100 000
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All you need to use Kialo Edu is an internet connection. Kialo Edu works with all desktop and mobile devices and major operating systems. Registration is free. Explore classroom use cases and sample lesson plans on Kialo Edu to learn how to make the most of the tool in your classroom.
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