Tablet and Mobile Apps

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Find relevant educational apps for tablet and mobile devices by using these sites and resources.

App Advice
http://appadvice.com/appnn

Nominate apps and search from a variety of lists, recommendations and reviews. This website is also available as a standalone app.

Apple Education Apps
http://www.apple.com/education/apps/

Search the Apple iTunes store itself for collections of popular ipad apps specific to education.

Appolicious
http://www.appolicious.com

Search and build a personal library of apps for tablets and mobile devices. (Example: Wes Fryer’s list of iPad and iPhone apps.)

Apps in Education Blog
http://appsineducation.blogspot.com/

This blog organizes various iPad apps by subject.

Common Sense: Best Apps. Games, and Websites for learning
http://www.commonsensemedia.org/learning-ratings

Use this site to search for learning apps by age level, subject, category and skill. This site includes overal ratings, appropriate ages, and learning potential ratings.

IEAR – I Education Apps Review
http://www.iear.org/

This wiki community organizes and grades educational apps. Submit apps, search lists by grade level and function. This community also maintains an extensive Diigo collection of lists.

Learning in Hand
http://learninginhand.com/ios/

Detailed resources including educational strategies, app lists sorted by objective, manuals and blog posts. The creator of this site, Tony Vincent also maintains a detailed Pinterest of apps.

Pinterest – iPad Apps
http://pinterest.com/mbonar1/pre-kindergarten-ipad-apps/

Find various collections of apps by searching pinterest. Above is a collection of PK apps.

Teach with your iPad Wiki
http://teachwithyouripad.wikispaces.com/iPad+Apps

Search by subject, ipad type, grade level. Also find strategies for using ipads in the classroom

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