Duolingo for Schools Update: Hiding Mature Words

April 2016

You can now hide certain words from your students. This post contains the original announcement and discussion. For updated instructions, go here.

"Many of you have asked, and now there is a way for you to disable certain “mature” words and stop them from appearing to your students in lessons. We are blocking as many potentially mature words as possible, even if some of these could be harmless. For example, we are hiding the word “victim,” because although the word could be okay on its own, some sentences generated around it may not be.

Mature words include: alcohol, attack, beer, blood, death, drug, violence, bomb, addiction, murder, war, wine, etc.

To access these settings, go to your main (...)" read full post here


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