The future of student driven class discussion.

Parlay is an instructional tool that helps teachers foster meaningful, measurable, and inclusive class discussions. Start using Parlay for free today.


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Written Discussion Activity
Written RoundTables

A threaded discussion board activity, supercharged with secret identities, guided peer feedback questions, ‘model’ submissions, and more.

Verbal Discussion Activity
Verbal RoundTables

A powerful way to facilitate and assess Socratic seminars in your class. Give every student a voice and effortlessly track student participation.

A.I. Generated Prompts
Parlay Genie 🧞

An A.I. powered tool that generates higher order discussion prompts, aligned to grade level, in seconds.

Library of 5000+ Topics
Parlay Universe

A library of over 5000 discussion prompts created by teachers in the Parlay community. Browse topics for your class or contribute your own.

Measurable Participation
Engagement Reports

Track student participation and skill development over time. Maintain a portfolio view of student engagement and assessments throughout the year.

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LMS/SIS Integrations

Parlay integrates with more than 30 external tools, empowering Single Sign On, class rostering, and easy assessment syncing

Why Parlay Discussions?

We have used discussions in the classroom for over 2,000 years. Parlay helps educators develop well-rounded students who are ready for work and life in the 21st Century.

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Parlay really nails the steps that students need to take to deepen their learning and become complex thinkers.

Parlay is a robust discussion tool, fostering deep understanding, equitable collaboration, and mindful reflection, in both live and asynchronous learning environments.

Parlay has done a beautiful job of pulling together a thoughtful suite of tools for conducting class discussions.

🧞✨ Parlay Genie ✨🧞is our new AI-Powered discussion prompt creator...