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.
Translator Pro - 64 Languages 3.3 Released for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch
iThinkdiff today is proud to offer Translator Pro - 64 Languages version 3.3, an update to their popular translator application for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Translator Pro can translate into over 64 different languages, including languages spoken by over a billion people (such as English, Spanish, and Simplified Chinese), dead languages (such as Latin), and invented languages (such as Esperanto).
The Jim Henson Company Debuts New Multi-Platform Preschool Property
The Jim Henson Company announced today the debut of its first preschool property to be released "digital first" for mobile platforms, Jim Henson's Chatter Zoo. In the new and engaging app, a collaboration with the award-winning creator of fun mobile learning applications for kids, Mindshapes, the imaginative world of Chatter Zoo will teach early language acquisition as young preschoolers get to interact with four friendly and playful baby animals.
Lots2Spot Developer Launches Second Educational App for iPad
Hiyu2, a game app development company, today announces a fun new "listen and find" iPad app designed to get pre-schoolers excited about learning numbers and letters. The game challenges players to "clean up" the screen as they listen to prompts, and recognize letters and numbers up to twenty.
Storybots: JibJab's Ever-Expanding Collection of Family-Friendly Apps
The Storybots collection of educational and family apps by JibJab offers a variety of kid-friendly options for learning.
Gujarati Note Writer App Released for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
iThinkdiff today is thrilled to announce the release of its Gujarati Note Writer application for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Custom Gujarati keyboard designed for this app lets user write notes directly in Gujarati, or user can quickly switch to device's built-in keyboard to take notes in English.
Learning to Write Begins With Strong Critical Thinking Skills
Niles Technology essay apps are the first mobile apps to teach students the concept of Think First, Write Second where they approach writing as a critical thinking process. For the iPad and iPhone, Niles Apps methodically guide students step-by-step thru the development of their ideas, and students learn that a well-written essay is really the logical progression of tightly-woven ideas.
MixPrintPaint Combines the Best of Coloring Book Worlds
MixPrintPaint lets kids create custom coloring pages and then print them to color in and play with.
Kids Can Design Their Very Own Toys With Bamba Toys
Kids choose the blueprint, pick the perfect parts suited to their own personal needs and attach accessories to the toy to take it to the next level. Once a completely customized toy has been built from scratch, kids move on to the packaging area where they need to choose the right box design, add stickers and make the toy ready to be played with.
HowTech is Go-To App for Free How-To Tech Video Tutorials
For its expansive list of high-quality videos and simplistic layout, HowTech is a solid education source for how-to tech tutorials.
PaigeeWorld Circus Contest - Manga Drawing Contest Announcement
PaigeeWorld Circus starts July 20th. This is a Circus themed manga drawing contest sponsored by PaigeeWorld and the PaigeeDraw online store. This is PaigeeWorld's largest contest to date with 12 contest prizes including complete Copic Marker and Marvy Uchida drawing sets.
U.S. Students Continue To Trail The World In Math Skills
Smart Apps 4 Kids today is proud to announce their new app Money Math made its debut in the App Store on July 3rd and is out to help children with their math skills when it comes to counting coins.
PE Activities app for Teachers - So much more than a Games Database
PE Activities app for teachers - so much more than a games database! Mel Hamada today is proud to announce her newest iTunes application, PE Activities. This database allows users to maintain and access different games and activities out in the field.
Prairie Media Releases Unique Documentary on World-Renowned Chess Sets
Prairie Media has released a new documentary entitled "Chess Masterworks: The Art and History of Twenty-five Chess Sets from the World-Renowned Collection of Dr. George and Vivian Dean." The film, available as a DVD, BluRay and digital download, features 25 of the world's greatest chess sets from the spectacular collection of Dr.
PaigeeWorld Uses Mini Drawing Contests to Grow Membership of iOS Artists
There's a reason why PaigeeWorld is a popular drawing application for iOS artists to learn and share their creations — and one of them is the contests. PaigeeWorld has been hosting weekly drawing contests challenging members to start creating.
Spanish Numeros - 1 to 100 is Fun Way to Learn Numbers in Spanish
Spanish Numeros - 1 to 100 from Sinaptika Consultora TIC, SL is an engaging activity created by people with educational experience. Suitable for kids four years and over, and adults, in search of a fun, creative and effective way to learn how to count from 1 to 100 in Spanish - and lay the foundation for Spanish language mastery.