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.
Bookster Features 8 New Books for Improving Reading Skills
Imagine Learning has released a significant upgrade to Bookster™, an interactive reading app for kids. The popular app was designed to entertain young readers while helping them develop reading skills.
Gube: Kid Safe YouTube Filters Age-Appropriate Videos and More
Shacked Software, developers of the award-winning Flickpad iPad app, is pleased to announce today the release of Gube: Kid-safe YouTube for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Designed and developed by parents of toddlers for parents with young children, Gube is a vital tool in any parents' bag of tricks when dealing with your child's so called terrible twos, and beyond.
Go Go Mongo! iOS Game Teaches Healthy Eating Habits to Kids
Today QwikMind introduces Go Go Mongo! 3.0, an update for their iOS healthy eating game for kids ages 2+. Featuring Mongo, the cute and cuddly cartoon character that loves to eat, players tilt the iOS device to move Mongo so he can catch food falling from the sky.
NxtApp Math Game Goes Universal With an HD Update
NxtApp, the popular math number-sequencing game originally released for iPhone and iPod touch, has been re-designed to run in HD on the iPad. The iPhone and iPod touch version of NxtApp was released seven months ago and topped the charts in the educational games category of App Stores worldwide in July.
Simplex Spelling HD Unique Reverse Phonics System Appeals to All Types of Learners
With a system that can piece together words from their smallest or simplex sounds, Simplex Spelling HD offers a unique guarantee — success for every spelling. Students get spelling hints and rules in context and only as they are needed.
Let's Hear the Animals! Fun Animal Matching App For Pre-School Kids
Let's Hear the Animals! for iOS, an Educational app recently released by independent developer Michael Sheehan, allows pre-school children to view animal photos, hear the name of the animal, and/or hear the sound the animal makes.
Kids Hunt Through Puzzle to Discover Dinosaurs on the iPad
KidSpring Studio, a burgeoning mobile application developer focused on creating children's educational apps, has today announced the successful recent update of Discover Dinosaurs for iPad devices running on iOS 4.0 or later.
Essay Workstation Focuses on Critical Thinking Skills as the Foundation of Good Writing
Essay Workstation 2.0 takes the power of the iPad and iPhone and gives college and high school students a comprehensive essay writing digital textbook combined with a full-featured writing platform.
College TA: Free Student Planner Manages Social and Academic Calendars
ArcDNA Inc. today is proud to announce the release of College TA, its latest free iOS app dedicated to helping students. College TA serves as a student planner that assists students with managing their personal, social, and academic lifestyles.
Word Wizard Turns Kids into Spelling Whizzes
With school back in session, the power of Apple’s touch devices as an educational tool is certainly timely. Parents and teachers looking for apps that assist in learning may want to take note of a new app by L’Escapadou called Word Wizard.
Pre School App Gets Kids Ready for Learning
Schogini Systems, an innovative mobile application developer, announced the release of "Pre School" app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. "Pre School" fun pack inspires imagination, thinking skills and learning.
Start learning Japanese with TLJapanese101 for iOS!
7HillStudios, an imaginative mobile software development company focused on mobile education apps, is excited over the continued embrace of TLJapanese 101 by mobile app shoppers since its release over three months ago.
Advanced Dual-View Essay Writing App Helps Students Excel
Write King, a new mobile essay writing app by Niles Technology Group, is now available in the App Store. Designed for the student writer, Write King provides functionalities, second-to-none, to assist students in writing the best essays and papers.
Popular iPhone Math Game Comes to the iPad
The popular math number-sequencing game, NxtApp 4 Kids, originally released for iPhone and iPod touch is re-designed to run natively on the iPad. The iPhone and iPod touch version of NxtApp 4 kids was released two months ago, almost to the day, to much praise.
Thank You For Saving a Tree Smarty!
The mobile platform developer SmartyShortz LLC, today announced the arrival of their newest App - Smarty Thank You for the iPad - to add to their series of apps currently in the App Store including: Smarty Shortz 1st Grade released in July 2010, Smarty K released in November 2010, Smarty Student and Smarty Attendance, apps for teachers to take attendance via an iPad and students to check in and ask questions via their iPhones, both released earlier this year 2011, and Smarty Cursive and Smarty Sticks just released this month.