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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 11:20am

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

(Photo courtesy of www.audio-luci-store.it) 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 prof ... Full Article »

August 21, 2014 4:00pm

Top grade education apps for Android

Perhaps one of the most promising applications of mobile technology is the growing access to knowledge. Web-connected smartphones put a universe of knowledge in the palm of your hand, and that’s an incredibly powerful thing. Sure, the iPhone seems to get all the attention when it comes to educatio ... Full Article »

November 7, 2013 6:00am

Fun and educational Android apps for preschoolers

When I purchased my smartphone, I was very hesitant letting my kids play with it. They slowly wore me down and now I have to sometime fend them off just to use it. The Google Play store is filled with tons of educational games for kids of all ages. My next few articles will cover some of the educati ... Full Article »

September 27, 2013 6:00am

appoLearning iPad app helps parents find the best educational apps handpicked by experts

Today Appolicious Inc. unveils the brand new appoLearning iPad application, which is designed to help parents identify the best educational apps for their kids. The app, which is available to download for $4.99, includes more than 165 subjects across four age groups: Early Childhood, Elementary Sch ... Full Article »

September 3, 2013 10:40am

Free educational Android games for elementary school kids

These days, kids are playing more and more games thanks to the accessibility and ease-of-use found in Android smartphones and tablets. What if they could play games and learn something at the same time? Today’s post covers a few games that are available for children at the elementary school level, ... Full Article »

June 5, 2013 2:00pm

Prepare for the SAT or ACT with these Android apps

As I finish my coverage of educational apps for Android devices, today’s post is specifically for high schoolers preparing on taking the SAT or ACT exams. When taking these exams, practice is important. There are a large number of practice-related apps on the market and some cost quite a bit. I wo ... Full Article »

May 18, 2013 1:00pm

Why we created appoLearning

My son was born about a month before the debut of the iPad, and has quite literally grown up alongside touchscreen devices. As a parent and longtime app reviewer, I can tell you with conviction that most educational apps for the iPad stink. While there are countless educational apps that claim to t ... Full Article »

April 16, 2013 10:56am

Appolicious debuts appoLearning to help parents find great educational iPad apps for their kids

Appolicious today unveiled appoLearning, which helps parents, teachers and students discover and learn more about the best educational apps available for the iPad. At launch, the site curates the five best apps for nearly 100 different subjects across four distinct age groups including: Early Child ... Full Article »

April 15, 2013 9:00am

Be first in class with these back to school apps for Android

Labor Day is approaching and with the summer’s final celebration comes back to school jitters. In an increasingly tech-savvy world you’ll need the right apps to be prepared for classes, whether you’re in middle school, high school, college or postgraduate studies. The right selection of Androi ... Full Article »

August 25, 2012 5:30pm


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