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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  • Pocket

    Name: Pocket

    Developer: Idea Shower

    Price: Free

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

    Being a teacher is a busy role. If you find articles, pages or videos you want to read and watch when you have a spare moment, you can save them for perusal later thanks to the Pocket app. This app is very simple to use and has a clean layout, and once you save an article, it automatically syncs across to your phone, tablet and computer.

    Via: Apple App Store

  • PhotoSync

    Name: PhotoSync

    Developer: touchbyte GmbH

    Price: $1.99

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

    PhotoSync is a way to rapidly transfer photos and videos between your iPhone, iPad, Mac or PC over your local Wi-Fi network. The app also supports sending and receiving media from cloud & photo services, mobile storage devices and NAS.

    You can transfer and backup your media, manually or automatically. If you want to transfer RAW image files, then metadata including location is preserved. 

    Via: Apple App Store

  • Dropbox

    Name: Dropbox

    Developer: Dropbox

    Price: Free

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

    Dropbox is one of the standard cloud storage providers currently available online. A popular choice -- wheres Box is often in use for business -- Dropbox offers free accounts to share photos, film, documents and music with others.

    Once installed, the app creates a virtual folder so you can drag and drop files from the company's website or your PC and mobile devices. You can then create links to share this folder with others -- useful if you want to share assignments. 

    Each free account comes with 2GB of space at signup.

    Via: Apple App Store

Topic: Education

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