Keeping students' attention is one of the most difficult aspects of teaching. Students want to use mobile technology, and schools should use this to their advantage. Mobile technology has successfully given teachers an exciting digital tool to advance writing skills.
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Schools Increase Emphasis on Combining Writing And Critical Thinking
The low scores on the writing and reading comprehension sections of the SAT have refocused schools on the need to emphasize these skills. Public school students post average scores below 500.
SonicPics 2.1 adds HD Export, Retina Support, and more
Humble Daisy today is pleased to announce it has released a major update to its SonicPics slideshow creation and recording app for iOS. This free update brings full retina support to the new iPad as well as High Definition (720p) export capability.
Barnyard Bluegrass Named Best Kids App Pick by Parenting Magazine
With hundreds of new kids' apps appearing on the App Store each day, finding the next great one can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. Then again, if you're lucky, you may just hear it singing a familiar tune.
Cyrillian announces QED Solver for iPhone - A Math Solver Application
Cyrillian is proud to announce QED Solver for iPhone, a powerful new mathematical computing application for science and engineering problems, as well as general math problems. QED Solver is the perfect companion for students and professionals alike.
School Writing 1.0 for iPad - Revolutionary, Teacher-Created Lessons App
demografix pty ltd. today is pleased to introduce School Writing 1.0 for iPad, their Educational application that allows teachers to prepare, and students to complete, writing lessons using written and audio instructions and responses.
Artgig Launches Three New Apps for Eoz Games
Boutique interactive shop, Artgig Studio, may be best known in the App Store for their popular kids education apps, Alien Buddies and Shake-a-Phrase, but the core business of Artgig continues to be developers for hire.
WikiNodes iPad App Makes Wikipedia Personal with Notes and Presentations
Washington, DC - Wikipedia gets a new, personal dimension in the latest version of the WikiNodes app for the Apple iPad, which brings Wikipedia to life by immersing readers in an infinite constellation of visual links.
Fruit Ninja inspires innovative iPad educational app
Released on the app store today, Shapes 1.0 for iPad takes a blockbuster arcade game concept and adapts it specifically for children. An enchanting game based in a cardboard world, Shapes has numerous interactive background elements to captivate young children and transitions between day and night.
Auryn Nominated For Best Education And Reference Mobile App Webby Award
Auryn, Inc., premiere digital publisher focused on creating award-winning interactive children's stories for the iPad and other tablet devices, announced today that it has been nominated for the one of the most sought-after industry awards, the Webby Awards.
Tiny Diggers: The Popular iPad & Mac Truck Game For Kids, Now on iPhone
Tiny Diggers has remained on the top ten educational games category on the Mac App Store in many countries around the world. "Tiny Diggers has exceeded my expectations and is climbing steadily on the iPad and Mac computer," says Shane Whitehouse of TouchTilt Games.
Tapptil Studio releases Learn the words: Animals
Tapptil, a mobile app development company, is pleased to announce the release of their new app, Learn the words: Animals. This educational app is the perfect way for children to learn the spelling and writing of animal names.
Math Workbooks are Passe! Welcome the iPad Worksheets
Remember the time when you as a child, had to sit with those boring math workbooks doing homework? Workbooks laden with dull math questions on streams of white paper — what a drudgery that was!
iStopMotion for iPad 1.3 Updated
Boinx Software, a multi-award winning software developer for Mac and iOS, is pleased to announce another upgrade to the popular iStopMotion for iPad. The updated iStopMotion for iPad 1.3 now features image capturing via the headset remote play/pause button, better feedback while processing movies with many frames, and language localization in French, Japanese and Chinese.
Blue Lightning Labs announces Mathemagics Easy Algebra Fast
Blue Lightning Labs today is proud to announce Mathemagics Easy Algebra Fast for iOS. This brand new app builds on their popular Mathemagics iOS app and fills it with some astounding and rarely taught algebra techniques.