Top 10 Sites for Educational Apps
- APPitic - Is a great site w/ over 1300+ reviews done by Apple Distinguished Educators. These apps have been tested in different grade levels w/ different instructional strategies.
- Mind Leap - Mind Leap is an excellent site w/ reviews built on a 5 star scale. Reviews are done on a wide range of subjects and offers a nice breakdown of statistics such as: educational quality, engagement factor, and shelf life.
- Best Kids Apps - Is a site w/ great reviews on iPhone, iPad, and Android apps. These reviews have a basic age rating and a nice image to go along too.
- Mac App Store - Probably the most comprehensive list of apps around. This application from Apple is the ideal place to find and purchase apps. FYI, works on Snow Leopard OS and above.
- Fun Educational Apps - A ideal place to find reviews of apps for the iPod, iPhone, and iPad. This is one of my favorite sites to find in depth reviews w/ lots of pictures of the app.
- Smart Apps for Kids - Is a site designed by a dad on a journey to find the best iPhone & iPad apps. These apps are reviewed on a 4 star scale and offer a nice "bottom line" for those who don't want to read the whole review.
- Best Apps for Kids - A wonderful site that does a great breakdown of an educational app. These reviews are done on a scale of 1 - 5, and offers the reader advice on wether they should purchase the app or not.
- Teachers with Apps - A great site w/ reviews of apps that include videos and images. Ideal for teachers looking to find that perfect app for the classroom.
- Apps in Education - A nice collection of iPad apps that are reviewed by subject. These reviews are brief and to the point.
- I Education Apps Review - Is a site designed as a community effort of reviews posted by a variety of users. There are even student reviews to give a unique perspective on the use of an app.
Bonus - Teach with your iPad - Is a wonderful wiki that lists a ton of apps by subject, type, and grade level. A must see...