Essential Back to School Apps for Educators
Essential 21st Century Back to School iPad Apps for Educators.
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 your productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, snap photos, create to-do lists, scan business cards, record voice reminders--and it makes everything searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.
- Sync all of your notes across the computers and devices you use
- Create and edit text notes, to-dos and task lists
- Save, sync and share files
- Scan business cards
- Record voice and audio notes
- Search for text inside images
- Organize notes by notebooks and tags
- Digitize documents and Post-it Notes
- Share notes with friends and colleagues via Facebook and Twitter
Premium feature: take notebooks offline to access them anytime
Premium feature: present your notes on other screens with AirPlay
Premium feature: allow others to edit your notebooks
Premium feature: add a PIN lock to your Evernote app
When you find something on the web that you want to view later, put it in Pocket. It automatically syncs to your phone, tablet, or computer so you can view it any time, even without an internet connection.
Use Pocket when you discover an interesting article, video or web page, but don't have time to go through it. Once it's in Pocket, it's on your phone, tablet, or computer. You can read an article during a flight, see a web page while you wait in line, or watch a video while relaxing at home.
What You Can Pocket
Articles, videos, or pretty much anything you find online.
If it's in Pocket, it's on your phone, tablet, and computer.
Easy On The Eyes
See your articles, videos, and everything else in a beautiful, easy-to-view layout.
Plays Well With Others
Save directly from your browser or from over 300 different apps like Twitter, Flipboard, Pulse, and Zite.
Engage, assess and personalize your class with Socrative.
Educators can initiate formative assessments through quizzes, quick question polls, exit tickets and space races all with their Socrative app. Socrative will instantly grade, aggregate and provide graphs of results to help you identify opportunities for further instruction. Save time and visualize student understanding when it matters, now!
To get started using Socrative, register for a Socrative account.
Create and edit presentations
Slides is good for shiny 6-pagers or 600 page snoozefests. Not only does it have everything you need to pull together an awesome presentation, but you’ll never have to hit “save” again.
Get it done together
Tell a story together with rich animations, customized drawings, seamless transitions, a variety of themes, and much more.
Dropbox lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily. Access any file you save to your Dropbox from all your computers, iPhone, iPad, and the web. With Dropbox you’ll always have your important memories and work with you.
Use Dropbox to save and share photos, docs, and videos in a snap. And if something happens to your iPhone or iPad, your stuff is always safe in Dropbox!