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Best educational apps for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are already in the hands of some fortunate students. Parents and teachers should familiarize themselves with the iOS 8 features that are most useful in a classroom or learning setting, including dynamic type, family sharing, iCloud Drive, and Notification Center widget ... Full Article »

September 26, 2014 10:00am

Five back-to-school apps for social studies

Whether your kid is studying civics, geography or history, there are a plenty of mobile applications that complement and help visualize traditional social studies coursework. Here are our favorite options, which are accessible to elementary, middle and high school-aged students. iCitizen (iOS Andr ... Full Article »

September 18, 2014 1:00pm

Experiment with these back-to-school science apps

Many developers work tirelessly to provide stunning scientific mobile applications that offer massive sets of information. With these five apps, students of all ages can better grasp astronomy, physics, computer science, chemistry, and human anatomy. Star Walk Kids - Astronomy for Children (iOS Uni ... Full Article »

September 12, 2014 8:00am

Students can count on these back-to-school math apps

Beware of traditional approaches to math education as the days of old math are now numbered. Thankfully, touchscreen technology is here to help. Here are five compelling apps that tackle mathematics in unique ways. While students should not abandon classroom lessons, these apps could be a boon for t ... Full Article »

September 5, 2014 11:15am

The best educational apps of August

With back-to-school in full swing you may have noticed all of the new apps and updates flooding the Apple App Store for iOS devices. There are iPad apps designed to help students prepare for the new school year whether they are entering preschool or starting their first year of high school. These ... Full Article »

September 2, 2014 1:00pm

Bookmark these back-to-school English and literature apps

Summertime is coming to an end for most students across the country. Yet technology offers new beginnings. English teachers are increasingly using an array of media and resources to jumpstart classroom discussion and test student knowledge. These five mobile apps cover reading comprehension, root wo ... Full Article »

August 28, 2014 10:05am

Reshan Richards “Explains Everything”: Future Wishlist

Explain Everything, which celebrated its third birthday yesterday, is a favorite screencasting app among appoLearning Experts, and other tech-savvy teachers across the globe. appoLearning contributor extraordinaire Julene Reed sat down with Explain Everything Co-creator Reshan Richards to discuss wh ... Full Article »

August 27, 2014 8:00am

A primer on educational technology: Five terms parents need to understand

(Photo courtesy of Brad Flickinger) This back-to-school season, students more than ever are arriving to classrooms equipped with digital devices and learning tools. Apps, videos and other online resources that can be accessed from iPads, Androids devices, Chromebooks and the like are profoundly ... Full Article »

August 21, 2014 3:40pm

Reshan Richards “Explains Everything”: How people are using the app in Nepal

Explain Everything, which celebrated its third birthday yesterday, is a favorite screencasting app among appoLearning Experts, and other tech-savvy teachers across the globe. appoLearning contributor extraordinaire Julene Reed sat down with Explain Everything Co-creator Reshan Richards to discuss wh ... Full Article »

August 20, 2014 8:00am

Reshan Richards “Explains Everything”: How Reshan uses Explain Everything

Explain Everything is a favorite screencasting app among appoLearning Experts, and other tech-savvy teachers across the globe. appoLearning contributor extraordinaire Julene Reed sat down with Explain Everything Co-creator Reshan Richards to discuss what inspired the application’s invention, and h ... Full Article »

August 13, 2014 8:00am


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