Appified Education

Parents turn to convenient mobile apps to teach lessons outside the classroom

Implications - Now a widespread platform for digital learning, mobile applications geared towards children are focusing on non-traditional lessons. Whether that means accounting for learning disabilities, or concentrating on subject matter that has real-world implications, these updated apps reveal a desire for alternative forms of education via technology.
SCORE: 6.3
This Year and Mild Top 6 Examples: 5,150 Total Clicks May 14 - Jul 16
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Scholarly Texting Platforms - The Up Next Program Prepares Kids for College by Texting Instructions
SCORE: 6.8
This Year and Warm 632 Clicks Pub: Dec 8, 15
Scholarly Texting Platforms
The Up Next Program Prepares Kids for College by Texting Instructions
The ‘Up Next’ program is a government-run initiative that utilizes the ubiquity of smartphones and pervasiveness of texting for a worthwhile cause—preparing students for college.... [More]
Child-Centric Coding Apps - The GoldieBlox App Aims to Teach Coding Skills to Young Children
SCORE: 6.7
This Year and Mild 368 Clicks Pub: Jul 26, 16
Child-Centric Coding Apps
The GoldieBlox App Aims to Teach Coding Skills to Young Children
GoldieBlox: Advntures in Coding is an innovative new coding app that is designed to use a variety of fun-filled games and digital activities to encourage children to pick up the array of skills... [More]
Kiddie Coding Apps - The Hopscotch App Simplifies Coding for Kids
SCORE: 4.4
Mild 1,921 Clicks Pub: May 10, 14
Kiddie Coding Apps
The Hopscotch App Simplifies Coding for Kids
Inspired by MIT’s Scratch, the Hopscotch app is designed to make programming and coding for kids fun, easy and unbeknownst to them, prep them with valuable skills for their futures. Computer... [More]
Education System Apps - ClassDojo 2.0 Hopes to Eliminate Parent-Teaching Meeting All Together
SCORE: 5.8
This Year and Mild 634 Clicks Pub: Apr 16, 16
Education System Apps
ClassDojo 2.0 Hopes to Eliminate Parent-Teaching Meeting All Together
Although this app was originally launched in 2011, ClassDojo 2.0 has since grown to do so much more than a tool to help teach good behavioural traits. Now it’s envisioned to be more of a... [More]
Autistic Development Apps - The Look At Me App Teaches Autistic Children to Convey Emotions
SCORE: 4.9
Mild 1,303 Clicks Pub: Dec 31, 14
Autistic Development Apps
The Look At Me App Teaches Autistic Children to Convey Emotions
The Look At Me app, released by Samsung, that aims to improve the lives of autistic children. Autistic children struggle to convey emotions and form bonds with others, due to behavioral development... [More]
On-Demand Tutor Apps - The 'Mentored' App Connects Students With Educators
SCORE: 3.6
This Year and Mild 292 Clicks Pub: Feb 9, 16
On-Demand Tutor Apps
The 'Mentored' App Connects Students With Educators
Mentored is an innovative mobile tutoring app that embraces the dogma of one-on-one tuition by connecting students with available educators. Once a student signs up with Mentored, they are matched... [More]