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The Best Education Apps (iOS)

What's your favorite education app for Apple devices?

Source: http://edudemic.com/2013/05/the-best-education-apps-for-ios/

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  1. 1  Nearpod

    Nearpod

    Nearpod allows a teacher to deliver content to student devices in an engaging and interactive format. Students can receive informative Slides, Draw Its, Q & As, Quizzes, Videos, Slide Shows, Websites, etc. pushed out by the teacher. All data submitted to the teacher shows up on the teacher's device and is stored in the teachers account to be reviewed later or download a .pdf report.

  2. 2  Mathcubes: Addition and Subtraction

    Mathcubes: Addition and Subtraction

    A fantastic app so that your children enjoy and learn Maths in an entertaining and fun way. You will see how in a short amount of time they will control numbers and solve sums and subtractions without hardly making an effort. They will surprise you!

    Fun lesson, learned lesson!

    Selected as the app of the week in eschoolnews.com

    For more information please visit www.schoolcubes.com

  3. 3  Exitticket Student Response System

    Exitticket Student Response System

    A better student response system made by teachers for teachers ExitTicket teaches students that wrong answers lead to learning and that micro-successes lead to mastery, empowering them to own their academic progress. ExitTicket gives teachers the real-time data to realistically do what they have always wanted - differentiate instruction and provide immediate intervention for all students.

  4. 4  Vocabla: learn English vocabulary. Free words, lists, flashcards, games, translations.

    Vocabla: learn English vocabulary. Free words, lists, flashcards, games, translations.

    Vocabla: learn English vocabulary. Free words, lists, flashcards, games, translations. on the App Store. Download Vocabla: learn English vocabulary. Free words, lists, flashcards, games, translations. and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

  5. 5  Evernote

    Evernote

    Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.

  6. 6  Explain Everything

    Explain Everything

    Electronic whiteboard for lesson preparation. Record, export, playback at a later time. Capture a student's thinking process, create how to demonstrations, the list is endless!

  7. 7  Coursmos

    Coursmos

    Micro-learning platform where micro-courses are simple to create and easy to learn.
    People do not get knowledge they want giving up 9 of 10 online courses. Usually they lack time and motivation to pass long online course.
    Coursmos.com is a micro-learning platform that solves this problem:
    1. Knowledge is represented with micro-courses of up to 9 lessons each 3 minutes long
    2. Micro-lessons can contain additional materials
    3. Lessons of each micro-course can be extended into separate micro-courses
    4. People can request micro-courses on certain topics
    5. Each micro-course can be easily created with web and mobile app

  8. 8  Photozeen: improve your photo skills!

    Photozeen: improve your photo skills!

    Photozeen is the first educational platform for amateur photographers.
    It shows people how to take better pictures, by offering tips, providing feedback, and connecting you with other people who are passionate about photography, and skill improvement.
    Choose photo quests to your liking based on your interests: portrait or sport, landscape or city, nature or photo report, and many other genres and directions. The more quests you do, the better you get at photography. Get achievement marks and experience points, move to the higher levels of skill together with other Photozeen users!
    Download Photozeen and take a quest!

  9. 9  Book Creator

    Book Creator

    Create digital texts with ease. Add photos, videos, audio, text. Export to iBooks or other options like Dropbox.

  10. 10  Brainly.com - Homework help.

    Brainly.com - Homework help.

    Brainly.com is a part of the largest social network for studying in a group. We provide the best tools for mutual help with school subjects. Join us!

  11. 11  Write It VS Free: The Pen is Mightier than the sword.

    Write It VS Free: The Pen is Mightier than the sword.

    A Creative tool to collaborative storytelling. Write and share your creations with the apps special formula to spark creativity. Download your stories to PDF books.

    Imagine a Mobile Game that was so cool, that adults could stimulate their creativity and kids would prefer to do homework first than watching TV, and even tweet and share it with their FB Friends!

    Write it! Versus is a Creative Stimulation & Story Generation edutainment game that lets you reconnect with the creative kid you have inside. It helps to increase creativity, writing ability, faster thought processing, or just have plain fun exchanging mini stories with your friends.

    Give it a Try, it's FREE!

  12. 12  Twitter By Twitter, Inc.

    Twitter By Twitter, Inc.

    All the media, news, events, and information you need.*PersonalYour world, expressed in Tweets and photos.Search in real time. Follow people you’d like to know. Watch rising trends.

  13. 13  News-O-Matic, Daily Newspaper for Kids

    News-O-Matic, Daily Newspaper for Kids

    A terrific introduction to current events for kids ages 7 to 11 with unlimited potential for repeated use. The app provides an understanding of current events in a safe, age appropriate way, with every article vetted by a child psychologist. News-O-Matic has it all: reading (5 articles a day), geography (interactive maps), and discovery!

  14. 14  Dictionary.com Dictionary & Thesaurus for iPad By Dictionary.com, LLC

    Dictionary.com Dictionary & Thesaurus for iPad By Dictionary.com, LLC

    Top-rated app with trusted reference content from Dictionary.com & Thesaurus.com. WORKS OFFLINE - no Internet connection needed when searching words. ★ Apple ‘Top 25 All-Time Best Apps For iPad’, Time Magazine ‘Top 10 Back-To-School App’,

  15. 15  Anywhere Learner Mobile

    Anywhere Learner Mobile

    REINFORCE TRAINING The more training your employees retain, the greater the return on your investment. Anywhere Learner Mobile lets you organize your training content by topics, with summaries, models and tips so employees can brush up on learning anywhere. MAXIMIZE RESULTS There's only so much time people can spend in the classroom.

  16. 16  My Words - American English. Play with Kiddy Words! Vocabulary boosting educational app for kids

    My Words - American English. Play with Kiddy Words! Vocabulary boosting educational app for kids

    Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about My Words - American English. Play with Kiddy Words! Vocabulary boosting educational app for kids on the App Store. Download My Words - American English. Play with Kiddy Words! Vocabulary boosting educational app for kids and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

  17. 17  Study Habits

    Study Habits

    Study Habits is a productivity app that’s more than a calendar, planner, or to-do list. Created by a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), Study Habits is a comprehensive tool for high school and college students that teaches motivation and learning strategies to improve memory, manage time, reduce stress and anxiety, and much more!

  18. 18  Google Search By Google, Inc.

    Google Search By Google, Inc.

    The Google Search app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.Search the web faster and easier with the latest Search app from Google. Get new features available only in this app. Now, with streaming voice search.Improved Voice Search✓ Simply say what you want and get results without typing.✓ Faster and significantly improved voice recognition with text streamed on the fly.✓ Get answers spoken directly back to you with web results tailored to your questions.✓ Want to see types of questions that work well? Visit http://google.com/support/mobile/?p=gsa_voice.Other Google Search app features✓ Faster: get to search results faster than by searching from a browser✓ Beautiful full-screen image search✓ Swipe away webpages to quickly return to search results✓ Search within a webpage using the built in text finder✓ Google Goggles: Snap a photo of what you see to find more information about products, landmarks or famous paintings, and even solve Sudoku puzzles

  19. 19  Notability - Take Notes & Annotate PDFs with Dropbox & Google Drive Sync

    Notability - Take Notes & Annotate PDFs with Dropbox & Google Drive Sync

    Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Notability - Take Notes & Annotate PDFs with Dropbox & Google Drive Sync on the App Store. Download Notability - Take Notes & Annotate PDFs with Dropbox & Google Drive Sync and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

  20. 20  Diigo

    Diigo

    Book marking tool. Create lists, add tags, notes, highlight text. Share lists or bookmarked items with colleagues. Cloud based - access on any device.

  21. 21  Evernote

    Evernote

    this must have app will keep your notes, web pages & much more organised.

  22. 22  Screentime Ninja - Android Apps on Google Play

    Screentime Ninja - Android Apps on Google Play

    Screentime Ninja automagically blocks the device after a pre-set amount of time but lets the kids earn more time by solving math problems. No more "Stop playing Angry Birds and do something useful!" :)

  23. 23  SonicPics By Humble Daisy, Inc

    SonicPics By Humble Daisy, Inc

    The best digital storytelling app just got even better!SonicPics makes digital storytelling fun and easy! Turn your photographs into narrated slideshow movies to share with your family and friends!

  24. 24  TeacherKit - Personal organizers for teachers

    TeacherKit - Personal organizers for teachers

    TeacherKit is a personal organizer for the teacher. It enables the teacher to organize classes, and students. Its simple and intuitive interface enables teachers to track the attendance, grades and behavior of students.

  25. 25  Numbers

    Numbers

    Throw away paper checklists. Numbers makes formative assessment a breeze. Use forms to enter data. Create multiple spreadsheets and data graphs on the same page.