Top iPhone, iPad apps for teachers

Top iPhone, iPad apps for teachers

Summary: What apps can make your life as a teacher a little easier?

TOPICS: Education

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  • iTunes U

    Name: iTunes U

    Developer: Apple

    Price: Free

    Compatibility: iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later.

    This app grants you access iTunes U, a platform where courses from universities and other schools are hosted as well as a large collection of free educational content and lesson plans. Suitable for students to study and teachers to find supplementary material, iTunes U is also a way to find and take free courses offered by academic institutions. 

    There are currently over 600,000 lectures, videos, books and documents available on thousands of subjects.

    Via: Apple App Store

  • Edmodo

    Name: Edmodo

    Developer: FusionProjects

    Price: Free

    Compatibility: iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch and iPad. Requires iOS 6.0 or later. 

    Via: Apple App Store

    Edmodo is an app developed in response to the rising use of Internet resources and communication tools to build bridges between students and teachers. Touted as a secure social network for education, the app can be used for classroom discussions, posting assignments, grade tracking, file sharing and uploading, and includes features such as a news feed and resource library.

    Edmodo has over 20 million users, according to the developer.

Topic: Education

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