Tag Archives: Best Educational Apps

Few words about the EAT (Educational App Talk) Chat

The Facebook group E.A.T. (Educational App Talk) has the special event: EduAppTalk chat every Thursday. The chat features a variety of hosts. A sampling of hosts & participants would include teachers, educators, therapists, parents, developers of educational applications, as well as book authors and more. The co-founder & the leader of this popular education review and resource site is Jayne…
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NSF-Funded Digital Library for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers

NSF-Funded Digital Library for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers ReadAskChat ~ Now Available on App Stores The research-based ReadAskChat method uniquely fosters child-adult interactions about stories, poems, and math and science features at three developmental levels—baby, toddler, and preschooler. Open-ended conversation starters and prompts for singing, chanting, and imaginative play promote word acquisition and other prereading…
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Osmo’s Genius Kit Keeps Kids’ Minds Positively Occupied & Sharpened

Osmo’s Genius Kit Keeps Kids’ Minds Positively Occupied & Sharpened especially during dreaded doldrums of SPRING and SUMMER breaks! Guaranteed to keep kids minds from going dull during the dreaded doldrums of spring and summer break, Osmo’s Genius Kit packages 5 of Osmo’s most exciting, mind-sharpening experiences into a single affordable purchase, which can be used…
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Kids Fly the Friendly Skies in All-New My Town™: Airport

Kids Fly the Friendly Skies in All-New My Town™: Airport Newest Title from Award-Winning My Town Games Now Available at The App Store and on Google Play MY TOWN: AIRPORT DESCRIPTION Get ready to TAKE OFF on new adventures in the NEW My Town: Airport! Find a plane and customize it to reflect your own…
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Educational App Criteria Checklist

Educational App Criteria Checklist Apps that have a wide range of productivity and versatility are the only apps that should be present on a mobile device used by students.  In a perfect world, all educational apps should have the following criteria: Multifaceted- scaffolding and differentiation should be provided within the app and incorporate several levels of learning…
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codeSpark Academy Newest Hour of Code Activity: Snoopy Snow Brawl!

codeSpark Academy is happy to announce its newest Hour of CodeTM activity: Snoopy Snow Brawl! Kid-coders around the world will be able to participate in this free coding activity for Code.org’s annual Hour of CodeTM event! Snoopy Snow Brawl allows kids to explore the world of coding with recognizable and lovable Peanuts characters on the award-winning learn-to-code platform developed by codeSpark.…
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Apps that actually help kids learn

  Apps that actually help kids learn Few years back, I moderated a panel discussion at Sesame Street Workshop (yes, there were Muppets everywhere!)—an event that was part of the launch of a wonderful new book called Tap, Click, Read. Written by Michael Levine of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center (Cooney is the person who created…
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Healthy Minds Online – New App Release

  Our mission at Healthy Minds Online is to empower individuals with knowledge and understanding to allow them to make better-informed decisions regarding their mental health and well-being. Being able to deal with mental health issues is paramount to being able to build resilience and deal with challenging moments. 'Mental Health Awareness' is an app by Healthy Minds…
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