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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

Students will bond 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. BridgeBasher (Android iOS Universal Free, Ages ... Full Article »

September 12, 2014 8:30am

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

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

Startup OneSchool officially launches social utilities apps for 8 college campuses

There’s a whole lot of information to parse through when attending college on any given day, but one startup is looking to make mobile information for students on college campuses a little easier to reach. OneSchool, an app for Google’s Android operating system, as well as Apple’s iOS platfor ... Full Article »

January 24, 2012 1:11pm

Android apps for going back to school

It’s that time of year again --  parents are in a back-to-school shopping frenzy, while students are prepping for another semester of classes, grades and friends.  Fortunately, there are plenty of Android apps to get you through the next few weeks, and right on into the new school year, whether ... Full Article »

August 18, 2010 9:50am

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