Tag Archives: educational app discovery

Pocoyo Playsets & Friends Apps

Are you looking for apps for your multimedia devices? Then try Pocoyo Playset & Friends Apps. the Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network (HITN) Early Learning Collaborative (ELC) launches its Pocoyo® PlaySet™ online and mobile apps, to help Hispanic preschoolers build their skills in English, reading, and math. The project was funded by a grant from the U.S.…
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An iPad is only as GOOD as the Content On it

An iPad is only as GOOD as the Content On it. Content, content, content! Any app that stands the test of time does so because it has relevant and lasting content. Case in point, we (TWA) download many, many apps.... what stays on our iPad’s? Only the best of the bunch. Your iPad is only as…
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Blue Planet Tales – is now available on a subscription basis!

Blue Planet Tales is now available on a subscription basis! Get access to ALL of their wonderful books at one low price Blue Planet Tales is a really fantastic library of educational stories about history and real life. With Blue Planet Tales, kids will learn interesting facts about history while having fun at the same time.…
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TouchMath Jungle Addition iPad App

Innovative Learning Concepts Inc, is proud to announce that their TouchMath Jungle Addition iPad app has been awarded The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval on the silver anniversary of the program.  For over 25 years, The National Parenting Center has recognized the highest quality educational products for children. The testing involves an 8-week multi-step…
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10 Ways to #TurnHistoryOn

Great News! 271 GLORIOUS BACKERS Brought us over the Kickstarter finish line as of 8:03 GMT this morning.  10 Ways to #TurnHistoryOn by Sarah Towle In my work as an author and publisher, I am motivated by a simple, observable truth: many young people — and even some adults — find history boring. They bridle…
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Why I Will Never be a Highly Effective Teacher

Why I will never be a highly effective teacher... I work with the underdogs. APPR has brought teaching to a whole new level of disparity, morale has never been lower and testing has never been more in the forefront of the class, the county, the state or the federal government. For better or worse, educational…
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6 Platforms to Create Augmented Reality by Two Guys and Some iPads

I first met this dynamic duo at ISTE 13 last June, just had to share their latest blog post and get more teachers up and running using augmented reality in the classroom! If you are new to this venue check out this guest blog:  Augmented Reality in Education or head directly over to the Two Guys…
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Smart Technology is Infiltrating the Toy Market

You might wonder what inspired me to go to the New York City Toy Fair at the Javits Center and what inspired this blog. First, note that this is the 111th annual Toy Fair, hosted by the Toy Industry Association. Did you know that educational apps incorporating smart technology are now infiltrating the toy market? Probably not,…
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