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Listen up: Educational podcasts are here to stay

Photo credit: Peet Sneekes (Flickr) Before there were iPhones, iPads and the App Store, Apple was already serving up educational and instructional content on mobile devices to anyone who would listen. Podcasts, which debuted 10 years ago this week, are more intellectually vibrant and commerciall ... Full Article »

October 1, 2014 4:00pm

Go global with these back-to-school social studies apps

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. World History (Andr ... Full Article »

September 19, 2014 8:00am

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‚Äôs post covers a few games that are available for children at the elementary school level, ... Full Article »

June 5, 2013 2:00pm

Math Scramble app adds up to a real challenge

As a charter member of the math-disabled class, I was more than a little nervous to give Sillycube's Math Scramble a go. After all, the app is a successful mashup of basic math concepts (of course), but wrapped into a unique three-dimensional, Scrabble-like puzzle game. The result is a brain traine ... Full Article »

January 9, 2011 5:17pm


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