Education - Latest Releases

Students write better, well-structured essays with Think2Write

Mar 20, 2018 - Niles Technology Group has released Think2Write, the new and improved version of essay writing apps. Think2Write is an easy-to-follow, step-by-step method to teach students the logical and critical steps necessary to consistently write well-reasoned, informative essays. The app delivers increased accessibility across mobile devices and Macs and even more writing assistance at an affordable price. It is also an engaging platform where students learn analytical and critical thinking skills.

Seeker for School Emergencies Released

Mar 09, 2018 - Good School Tools announced today that Seeker for School Emergencies 1.4.0 is now available in the App Store for free. Seeker for School Emergencies helps the school administration in lockdowns by enabling each teacher to update the status of the students in their class immediately. The school administration provides a roster containing eight student parameters to each teacher's iPhone or iPad. The status data is moved using AirDrop and can function over the iPhone's Bluetooth connections.

First text to speech voices launched for Dutch children

Feb 27, 2018 - Acapela Group, Dutch charity Nederlandse Stichting voor het Gehandicapte Kind (NSGK) and AssistiveWare today launch the first Dutch text to speech children's voices. They will benefit children who cannot speak and rely on Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) systems. From today, the voices will be available to download exclusively in Proloquo2Go. The award-winning iOS app already gives a voice to over 175,000 children, teens and adults around the world.

Introducing Math Mathews Fractions for iOS - Innovative Adventure Game

Feb 16, 2018 - Kiupe today introduces Math Mathews Fractions, a fun adventure game for iPhone and iPad users. Developed for children ages 9 to 12, Math Mathews Fractions helps kids learn about fractions, and packed full of puzzles, treasure, and swashbuckling pirates. There are twelve different modules that cover all of the concepts relating to fractions. This educational game was designed in collaboration with a team of researchers from the Marc Jeannerod Institute of Cognitive Sciences.

Peak Reality Releases Augmented Reality Abraham Lincoln Mobile App

Feb 13, 2018 - Peak Reality, LLC today announces AR Flashcards Abraham Lincoln, their new augmented reality app for iOS devices. AR Flashcards Abraham Lincoln makes learning about America's 16th President more immersive and fun than ever before. Users can place a full sized Abraham Lincoln on the ground and watch him recite the Gettysburg Address. Users can also place doorways on the ground and step through them with their device to suddenly be transported to real historical places that Lincoln grew up in.

Learning Apps Are Going 3D: Learnia Released On App Store

Feb 01, 2018 - Ottawa based Learnia Inc. today announces Learnia, their next-gen math & spelling app for the iPad. Learnia uses state-of-the-art 3D graphics to create an attractive and fun world for kids to explore. To make progress, kids have to master skill stones that contain lectures, exercises and a final challenge. Skill stones can be mastered to a bronze, silver or gold level enticing kids to try hard or come back later to "nail it." Learnia teaches spelling and common core aligned math grade 1, 2 & 3.

Shaderific now with full support for iOS 11 and iPhone X

Jan 29, 2018 - Shaderific version 4.3 is available on the App Store now. Shaderific is an educational app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that helps computer science students and experienced developers to get started with OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenGL ES 3.0 shader development. The app makes it possible to write, compile and test shader programs directly on any iOS device without ever touching a laptop or desktop computer. Version 4.3 adds full support for iOS 11 and iPhone X.

Baby Songs and Lullabies App Helps Calm Kids and Lull Them to Sleep

Jan 22, 2018 - Dublin-based indie development team Lively Mind today announces Baby Songs and Lullabies 1.03 for iOS devices, their collection of 18 lullabies specially designed to help babies and toddlers calm down and fall to sleep. Songs include "Baa Baa Black Sheep," "London Bridge is Falling Down," "Three Blind Mice," and many other classic songs, lullabies, and nursery rhymes for kids. The free app allows parents to set a custom timer for when the music should stop playing.

Find Them All: My Pets for iOS - Interactive Educational App

Jan 10, 2018 - Paris based Knbmedia today introduces Find Them All: My Pets for iOS, the fourth in their series of "Find Them All" educational apps for kids 2 - 8. Find Them All: My Pets is a guided introduction, entirely spoken in 8 languages, to 48 different pets. This 100% interactive app features 7 different activities, including: Match the Pet, Win an Animated Card, Take a Photo, Find the Pet in the Dark, Make a Jigsaw Puzzle from a Photo, Play the Quiz and Watch Videos.