Guest Post: Developing Apps for Classroom Use

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Today’s guest post is by Julie Landry Laviolette, founder of Story Bayou, Inc. She discusses the challenges of developing apps for the classroom. Her book app, Brush of Truth, has been recognized nationally for its appeal to reluctant readers. Brush Continue reading

Interview: Chocolapps on Educational Mobile Apps

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We recently wrote about Chocolapps, a European edutainment company, that creates interactive e-books and apps for young children. We caught up with the Chocolapps team to learn more about their strategy and how their apps can help kids learn. Check Continue reading

Launchpad Toys Co-founder on Inspiring Storytelling in Youngsters

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We wrote yesterday about the recent study from Launchpad Toys, which found their app Toontastic improved creativity and storytelling among young students. Intrigued by their recent success and noble mission, we connected with co-founder, Andy Russell, to learn more about the Continue reading

Watch a Top Preschool Teacher in Action

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Motoko Rich from the The New York Times recently shared videos that depict teachers from Washington D.C. schools in action. These top teachers demonstrate how they work to teach students across multiple subjects and grade levels. For starters, check out one pre-school Continue reading

Finding Top Learning Apps for Kids with YogiPlay

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The app marketplace is crowded and it can be tough to find trusted and effective educational apps for kids. Educational apps for kids must strike a fine balance of being both educational but also fun. Parents don’t want to drop Continue reading