STEM, Crowdsourcing Experiments and iOS Wish Lists: Today’s Edtech News

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Welcome to your Monday edition of our daily news roundup! Each day on Technapex, we’ll be assembling and posting the top edtech news of the week to keep you in the loop of all things education and technology related. Have Continue reading

StraightAce: A Mobile App To Help Math Students Stay Ahead

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With American students falling increasingly behind in their mathematical proficiency, teachers and parents are turning to the power of games to help turn the trend around. Benesse, a Japanese education giant, has joined the cause with the introduction of StraightAce, Continue reading

Guest Post: 5 Great Educational Apps for Kids

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Today’s guest blogger, Liam Ohm, writes about technology for kids. He highly recommends using Alpha Wire as a way to protect your electrical equipment and help keep your children safe. There are many great educational apps now available for kids, Continue reading

Digital Tutor LearnSmart Surpasses One Million Users

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LearnSmart, an adaptive learning program that brings a personalized digital tutor to the phones and computers of college students, has surpassed one million users, making it one of the most widely-used such programs in higher education. The program, which students Continue reading

Motion Math’s Jacob Klein Fuses Learning with Fun

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Motion Math is a company that wants to challenge the very idea of math anxiety, replacing fear with fun. The suite of kid-friendly math game apps is designed to boost a player’s confidence in learning basic math skills. Last week, Continue reading

OneSchool Secures $750K Funding, Launches College Management App for Students

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College may be the best time of your life, but nobody promised it would be easy. In between studying for your mid-terms in kinesthesiology, electrical engineering, and classic British literature, your mind is going to be pretty well occupied – Continue reading