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The Best Back to School Apps for Students and Teachers

5 Aug , 2013  


Dictionary.com – Dictionary & Thesaurus (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)
Top-rated app with trusted reference content from Dictionary.com & Thesaurus.com. WORKS OFFLINE – no Internet connection needed when searching words.

* English Dictionary and Thesaurus – over 2,000,000 definitions, synonyms & antonyms
* Daily content, including Word of the Day & The Hot Word
* Audio pronunciation
* Example sentences
* Word origin & history

Dropbox (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)
Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. After you install Dropbox on your computer, any file you save to your Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers, your Android/iPhone device, and even the Dropbox website! With the Dropbox app, you can take everything that matters to you on the go.
Edmodo (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)
Edmodo for the Android makes it easy for teachers and students to stay connected and share information. Use your Android phone to send notes, post replies, and check messages and upcoming events while away from the classroom
Evernote (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)
Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders–and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.
Khan Academy (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)

Browse and watch videos from Khan Academy: www.khanacademy.org – the best collection of educational videos covering almost everything (math, physics, chemistry and more).Make browsing Khan Academy videos easy on your mobile device, even while offline.

Features:
• Dashboard – Dynamically displays new information and recent activities.
• Playlists* – Stay organized with different playlists. Customize them to your liking.
• Downloads* – Keep track of all your downloaded videos in a neat list. You can sort them however you want.
• History – Shows recently seen videos with a nice time stamp.
• Customizability – You are in total control.
• Downloadable Content 
Grades: Student Organizer (Google Play Free/ iTunes app called “Erudio”)
Keep track of your classes, school assignments, homework, and exams with ease using the Grades: Student Organizer from Android Infinity Software. Watch your attendance, manage your time semester by semester or day by day, keep a record of your test scores and monitor your GPA using different grading styles and grade scales for each course to match the standards for every teacher and professor. Store professor and teacher contact information and email them from within this intuitive, well-organized app. A multiple-view calendar shows your daily schedule, weekly plans, attendance tracking, a general schedule, and includes Google Calendar integration with handy reminders and computer data import options.
Periodic Table (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)

Learn the periodic table of elements. Over 30 facts about each element for reference. Audio clips to help with pronunciation. Test yourself with quiz mode. Find elements by table, search or index. Learn dozens of chemistry terms with our YouTube videos! (Available in many languages)

Graphing Calculator (iTunes / Google Play- FREE)
1) Scientific Calculator. Simple to grasp and easy to use, but powerful features are available when you need them.
2) Graphing.
3) A unit converter.
4) Constants for scientific calculations
5) It can make a table of the values of any function you care to enter
 ACCESSORIES
Kingston- Wi-Drive$72.74 (32gb)- Amazon
Kingston’s Wi-Drive® is portable, wireless storage for your mobile devices, including iPhone, iPad, Android devices, Kindle Fire and more. Wi-Drive lets you store and share your favorite content with your favorite people. It gives you up to 128GB of added storage for your mobile device and lets you share photos, videos, music and more with three or more users on their own mobile device. Access Wi-Drive through any Internet browser or download one of the free Wi-Drive Apps to access and easily share the content on your Wi-Drive. Best of all, Wi-Drive is backed by legendary Kingston® reliability and a one-year warranty.
Kingston-MobileLite Wireless– $59.99- Amazon
MobileLite Wireless works as a portable card reader to give you unlimited access to all of your data, anywhere you are. Use it with your USB Flash drive or SD storage devices to access your videos, music, photos, files and more. Use MobileLite Wireless to charge your phone or other device. Stay productive and keep the power flowing without having to plug into a wall outlet. MobileLite Wireless also works as a standard card reader, making it easy to save large files, all of the photos from your vacation and more
Targus iNotebook Wireless iPad® Notebook Reader $99.00 – AT&T; Store
iNotebook lets you easily capture handwritten notes, doodles, and random inspiration, and then transfer them to your iPad® for easy reference, storage, and sharing.

 

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