Lifelong learners and students of all ages will revel in the number of apps that assist with the learning process. For a list of our top choices, explore AppCraver’s Editor Picks for Best Education Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for current news and reviews of iOS Education applications.
Montessori Letter Sounds HD for iPad is out
Based on sound games, Montessori Letter Sounds HD uses the iPad to teach letter sounds to children using the Montessori Method. It offers children four steps, ensuring a real progression and getting them ready to read.
In Tiny Diggers, Kids Use Trucks to Explore Colors, Shapes on the iPad
A unique and exciting edutainment app for kids hits the iPad and Mac. TouchTilt Games, a young company based in Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada, releases an educational game called Tiny Diggers for kids who love construction trucks and getting their hands dirty.
Simplex Spelling Apps Improve Spelling Accuracy by 50% in NY Classroom
Pyxwise Software's critically acclaimed spelling apps, Simplex Spelling HD and Simplex Spelling Phonics 1, have been purchased by many educational institutions for use in the classroom and they are achieving some amazing results.
Reading Raven's Multi-Sensory Games Teach Pre-reading Skills
Early Ascent, LLC today announced the release of Reading Raven, an interactive and multi-sensory learn-to-read educational game available in the Apple App Store. Reading Raven provides a structured and engaging learning experience for children ages 3 to 7 that will help them build a solid foundation for reading.
Crossword Game For Kids - iOS Game where Kids Learn New Words Faster
Crosswords are no longer just for adults. Internet Design Zone, an iOS application development company, today is very happy to announce the release of their newest app, Crossword Game For Kids 1.0.
With Barnyard Bluegrass Kids Can Listen, Sing-a-Long, or Make Their Own Music
Are you tired of hearing the same torturous music from your child's favorite app? Barnyard Bluegrass, the new app from Whynoceros, is here to help. This lovable band of animated farm animals comes equipped with banjos, fiddles, basses, mandolins and guitars and they aren't afraid to use them.
PrestoBingo Shapes for iPad Teaches Counting and Shape-Recognition
Spur Design, a nationally recognized design and illustration studio, has released a new ipad app, PrestoBingo Shapes, which teaches shape recognition and counting. It is designed for children ages 2-6.
iPad App Evaluates Phonological Awareness in Children to Detect Problems Early
In recent years, clinicians and educators are beginning to recognize that fostering phonological awareness skills in children helps them to learn more effectively once they become aware of the sounds within their language.
Classroom iPads Become Digital Flash-Based Textbooks with Rover Web Browser
iSwifter Learn, Inc., the creators of Rover for Education, the iPad app that streams Flash-based online learning classroom content from leading content providers such as Discovery Education, Funbrain and Mathletics, today announced new features and milestones for its free iPad app.
Play-Doll Invites Kids to Create Characters and Customized Scenes for Imaginative Stories
SK Planet recently released Play-Doll For Kids, a family-friendly app that enables children to pick and create characters for their own personalized stories that can be shared with family and friends through Facebook, Twitter and e-mail.
Bugs and Buttons is Crawling With Kid-Friendly Fun
To be successful, an app that claims to be educational for kids has to first be engaging enough for kids to play. Bugs and Buttons by Little Bit Studio is a kid-friendly, gender-neutral app featured in the App Store as a “best of” in the educational category at year’s end and frankly, it’s probably a well deserved accolade.
Search Playlists and Play YouTube Videos With iTubeList
GO2STAT today is pleased to announce iTubeList 2.3.2 - YouTube Playlist Finder free for iOS, an update to their entertaining app that allows users to continuously play YouTube videos on their iDevice, as well as keyword search YouTube video playlists.
Game Beats Parents and Teachers at Handwriting Instruction
Boreaal Publishers thinks it's high time for a new approach to handwriting instruction. The need for one is high; in the United States and other Western countries, handwriting quality is deteriorating.
PaigeeDraw Teaches Manga Drawing With Holiday Style in 4th iPhone App
This Christmas marks PaigeeDraw's one year anniversary and punctuates many months of very hard work. PaigeeDraw is a small start-up company founded by 17 year old, Paige Rohrick. Paigee is a manga/anime artist who has created four iPhone/iPad apps this year teaching budding artists how to draw.
Simplex Spelling Phonics 1 - Award Winning Sequel to the Best Spelling App
Pyxwise Software is pleased to announce that Simplex Spelling Phonics 1 made its debut on the App Store just days ago. It has already won an educational award, and it has been featured by Apple as “New & Noteworthy” in multiple countries.