Education - Latest Releases
Math Art App iOrnament Announces Winners of Drawing Contest
May 21, 2014 - Science-to-touch, the makers of the creative math drawing app iOrnament, jointly with the German science monthly Spektrum der Wissenschaft announced the winners of an international ornament drawing competition. From over 3400 submissions of ornamental creations by 740 artists from 52 countries the jury selected the the 30 most spectacular artists. Their stunning creations were presented in the June issue of the journal and online on iOrnaments facebook page.
Children's Creativity is Unlimited with Creative Book 1.1 for iPad
May 20, 2014 - Independent developer Ievgen Sokolov announces Creative Book 1.1, an update to his children's app for iPad devices. Useful for developing creative and artistic skills, Creative Book allows kids to create their own coloring books by offering more than 500 stencils that can be imported to the page and then colored. Children can also draw pictures freehand with a choice of 74 colors. Art can be saved, shared, and even converted to a greeting card format that can include text and a frame.
BoomKLAKers - A Funky New Kids App Shows How To Feel the Beat and Dance
May 16, 2014 - Funky Bots today proudly releases BoomKLAKers 1.1 for iOS, a revolutionary type of kids app which shows how to feel the beat by associating musical beats with movement. Chosen as on of the top new kids apps by reviewers in the U.S, Germany, Spain and France, BoomKLAKers offers a simple, yet completely unique approach to showing kids how to see and feel dance. Inspired by streetdance, kung fu and cirque acrobats, this app features monsters that dance and do wall flips to hiphop music.
Count with Fingers - Fun new Educational Math App for Kids
May 16, 2014 - JH Digital Solutions is continuing with its onslaught of new educational apps for kids with the launch of Count with Fingers for iPad. These simple, yet fun, games are ideal tools for supporting your child through their early learning stages. As a perfect complement to JH Digital Solutions' recent Animal Race apps, Count with Fingers allows children to fully interact with the app by using their fingers as a means of counting and answering sums.
Is this the best reading app? Fun on Farm turns non-readers into readers
May 12, 2014 - Award-winning educational studio, 22learn today introduces Phonics: Fun on Farm 1.0 for iOS, a comprehensive introductory reading program that is designed to turn non-readers into readers. The application is available for a free download as part of its market release promotion on May 9-11. Phonics: Fun on Farm is modeled after the best research-supported techniques for high quality phonics instruction and includes a total of 12 unique reading games.
Number Whizz - A unique iOS app to improve childrens' mental arithmetic
May 12, 2014 - XTC Arts today announces the release of Number Whizz 1.1, its popular educational math game for iOS and Android devices. Perfect for kids aged 6 and older, Number whizz is pick up and play simple with its greatest features being simplicity and tempo. The game requires kids to delete an ever growing, accelerating chain of numbers using number bonds. This quickly improves their mental arithmetic. The app releases today and promo codes are available for a free download.
NoteSeller Allows College Students to Buy and Sell Class Notes and more
May 09, 2014 - NoteSeller 1.0 from SellanApp lets college students take high quality notes via text, audio, video or flash cards, and sell them via the NoteSeller Market to a crowd of eager students who either missed a particular class, or simply need better study tools to improve their grades. To help students ensure that they aren't wasting their money, all items in the NoteSeller Market have a rating system based on quality, so there's no guessing or unwelcome surprises.
Spellyfish Phonics - Short A Words Earns Mom's Choice Award
May 09, 2014 - Pyxwise Software Inc. is pleased to announce that the Mom's Choice Awards has named Spellyfish Phonics - Short A Words among the best in family-friendly media, products and services. The adorable and friendly Spellyfish helps children learn phonics along with the primary letter sounds and letter names of the alphabet through a unique approach that teaches both phonics decoding and phonics encoding skills in a simple and engaging manner that appeals to young children and students.
CourseNotes Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week with Special Offer
May 05, 2014 - Cambridge based Dear Panda LLC is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week with a sale on CourseNotes and a special offer to educators. CourseNotes is the premiere note-taking app to help students and educators stay organized in the classroom. The must-have classroom apps will be on sale through May 9th. Dear Panda also announced that they will provide promo codes as a gift to educators to try the app for free, while supplies last.