Education Apps

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.


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.

Buy Simplex Spelling Phonics 1 - English on the App Store

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.

Pocket Lexi Offer New Innovations in Educational eBooks for Kids

Pocket SLP, the developers of the popular PocketSLP brand of speech therapy apps, has released a new free eBook Reader App called Pocket Lexi. The app is part of a fully-developed eBook publishing platform.

There's No Place Like Space is the First of The Cat in the Hat's Learning Library Book Series on the App Store

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, Random House Children's Books and Oceanhouse Media, Inc. today announced plans to bring Random House's bestselling Beginner Book franchise The Cat in the Hat's Learning Library to Apple's App Store.

Hanzi Warrior Invites iPhone Gamers to Save the Earth While Learning Chinese

Building on Chinese lore, Hanzi Warrior creates a unique world with challenging educational gameplay.
Difint, LLC has announced the release of its latest app, Hanzi Warrior. Hanzi Warrior is a language adventure game for learning Bopomofo (Zhùyīn fúhào), Pinyin, Traditional and Simplified Mandarin words and characters.

Doodlecast for Kids Presents Fun Creative Activities on the iPad

Doodlecast for Kids Presents Fun Creative Activities on the iPad

zinc Roe announced today its new 'Doodlecast For Kids' App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. The app records real-time video as kids draw, capturing the story behind their pictures.

If You Could Hear the Universe What Songs Would It Play?

If You Could Hear the Universe What Songs Would It Play?

DavidsonDean LLC, the Nashville, TN-based developer of science and art focused educational products, has created an iPhone application that literally brings music down from the stars. 

Want to See The 2005 YU55 Asteroid in 3D? There's Only One App for That — Spacemap

Want to See The 2005 YU55 Asteroid in 3D? There's Only One App for That — Spacemap

Starmap, the world's first planetarium mobile application for the iPhone, announced today on their website that Spacemap is the only astronomy mobile application currently available that can display the orbit of the nearby passing asteroid 2005YU55 in 3D animation.

Watch Videos at Your Own Pace with Anytube

Watch Videos at Your Own Pace with Anytube

In today's world, there is an abundance of free video clips and free downloads that contain high quality information and educational content. Apple provides access to some amazing course content in the form of iTunes U and video podcasts.

Comixer Lets Kids Make Their Own Comic Strip

Comixer Lets Kids Make Their Own Comic Strip

Great new features are now available for Comixer - The Comics Mixer, a comics-making iPad app for 7- to 13-year-olds (and everybody else!). To celebrate the new release, the app is on sale for $0.99 until November 1 in the iPad App Store.

Kids Song Machine 2 Takes Children Around the World on a Musical Adventure

In just the first days of launch for iOS devices, Kids Song Machine 2 - Around the World app for toddlers and early learners has lead the Top Paid Educational apps and was featured as New and Noteworthy by Apple.

So Much 2 Say Provides Intuitive Experience With Picture Communication

So Much 2 Say Provides Intuitive Experience With Picture Communication

Close 2 Home Apps recently announced the launch of So Much 2 Say, an Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) App for the iPad that uses picture communication specifically designed for people with multiple disabilities.

Shakespeare In Bits Continues Series With Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare In Bits Continues Series With Midsummer Night's Dream

MindConnex Learning, a global provider of digital learning solutions for the educational sector, is bringing Shakespeare's greatest comedy to life on the iPad with A Midsummer Night's Dream, the third installment of its Shakespeare in Bits app series.

Interactive Storybook Asks: Have You Ever Seen a Moose Brush His Teeth?

Author, Jamie McClaine, launched her idea of promoting good personal hygiene to children with her first storybook app for kids, “Have you ever seen a Moose brushing his teeth?” which is now available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.