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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

Reading comprehension is a matter of decoding, reading speed, and critical thinking about the text, all of which can imp...

13 iPad Apps That Promote Close-Reading

Close-reading is the product of a dynamic and deeply personal interaction between the reader and a text. It is an active...

25 awesome apps for teachers, recommended by teachers

What are the best apps for teachers? We asked TED-Ed Innovative Educators and the TED-Ed community. Read more ... 25...

PowerSchool Mobile

Improve parent engagement and student accountability with easy, instant access to real-time student performance....

50 Of The Best Teaching And Learning Apps For 2016

What are the best teaching and learning apps for 2016? That’s a good question this post looks to answer. Every year...

The 55 Best Free Education Apps for iPad

Finding apps isn’t difficult. Finding education apps is only a bit more challenging. Finding free education apps is al...

Photomath

Instant results Photomath reads and solves mathematical problems by using the camera of your mobile device in real-ti...

50 Best Smartphone Apps

The 50 Best Smartphone Apps For Teachers Arranged By Category We’ve discovered a seemingly endless collection of sm...

Two must have Resources

These websites provide a wide range of materials (lessons plans, interactives, printables, graphic organizers...etc) all...

Stop Motion Videos

Stop motion or stop frames is an animation technique that allows video creators to animate static objects through the in...

Interesting new tool for History Teachers

Chronas is an interesting new web tool we discovered through Larry Ferlazzo. This is a history application that link Wik...

Get students motivated to Learn!

December 22, 2015 iPad provides endless learning possibilities for students. From apps to help with learning math and sc...

Learn Coding

December , 2015 When you want to write a story, you need to understand grammar. When you want to cook a meal, you need t...

Best 1-to-1 iPad Apps for Middle School

This curated list of iPad apps represents not only the best of the best but also apps that are well suited to classrooms...

Real Talk Career Advice

An innovative approach to offering high school students career information and resources. Real Talk is designed to provi...

EDpuzzle!

The easiest way to engage your students with videos. Pick a video, add your magical touch and track your students' under...

Mentimeter

Why Mentimeter? Mentimeter has been designed to make sure you get your point across and can convert your participants...

20+ Educational Tools and Apps that support 21st Century Learning

Technology has radically transformed the notion of education to the extent that a label such as 21st century learning is...

12 Free Keyboarding Games to Teach Typing

Over the last few weeks I received a couple of emails asking for web games to help  kids learn touch typing. I went thr...

Digital Compass

Digital Compass is a new tool released by Common Sense Media to help kids learn the fundamentals of digital citizenship...

Digital Passport

Digital Passport is an excellent web tool and mobile app designed for students in grade 3-5 to educate them on the funda...

FotoJet

FotoJet is a free online collage maker that enables users to quickly create amazing collages without downloading and reg...

WeVideo

WeVideo WeVideo is a powerful, yet easy-to-use, cloud-based collaborative video creation platform. SIMPLE & INTUIT...

Virtually explore some of the most reputed world museums

In today’s post we are revisiting some excellent websites and mobile apps  you can use with your students to virtuall...

Safe Student-Tested Apps

Looking for some good resources for students? Here are some notable picks from teachers. All are safe, student-tested, a...

Jeux pour lire avec Sami et Julie Lite, pour iPad

Jeux pour lire avec Sami et Julie, une application pour que votre enfant apprenne à lire avec la méthode syllabique to...

Duolingo - Learn Languages for Free

Gamification poured into every lesson. The world's most popular language learning platform is now available for the c...

7 Tips and Tools for using Word Clouds

1- Worlde This is a great tool for generating word clouds from text that you provide. Words that appear more frequently...

Pixorial

Pixorial Rather than spending valuable classroom time learning a complicated video editing program, you and your stud...

Google Translate

Break through language barriers with Google Translate. • Translate between 90 languages • Converse naturally and...

MathGames

MathGames aims to combine the worlds of learning and play in a powerful new way, a way that will change the lives of mil...

The Effective Detective

The Effective Detective: Grades 2-5 Skills: reading, comprehension, problem solving Description: Are you an effective de...

TED-Ed

TED-Ed’s commitment to creating lessons worth sharing is an extension of TED’s mission of spreading great ideas. Wit...

Endless Alphabet

Endless Alphabet is a delightfully interactive educational app. Kids will have a blast learning their ABC's and building...

5 useful apps for students with autism

Mobile technology has opened up a plethora of resources for students with special needs, including students with autism....

Khan Academy

The iPad app is the best way to view Khan Academy’s complete library of over 2,700 videos. It covers a wide range o...

Dragon Dictation

Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you...

ZOOM

Zoom, the cloud meeting company, unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and group messaging into one...

Buncee

So, what is buncee?? Buncee is your creation and presentation tool, simplified. It’s a fun and easy to use web-ba...

Evernote

About Evernote Evernote builds apps and products that are defining the way individuals and teams work today. As on...