Educational

08.25.14
Happy accident: Sphero makes the move from toy to teaching
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08.25.14

Happy accident: Sphero makes the move from toy to teaching

Orbotix, now simply known as Sphero, had the world in awe when it introduced its smartphone-contro...

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08.13.14
Kids Making Healthy Choices: An app with lifelong positive consequences
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08.13.14

Kids Making Healthy Choices: An app with lifelong positive consequences

Kids Making Healthy Choices is a US$2.99 app based on an award-winning set of children books designe...

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06.01.14
Educational software Classcraft to offer freemium pay model
06.01.14

Educational software Classcraft to offer freemium pay model

Freemium payment models sometimes draw ire from fans that feel like they're being nickeled and di...

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02.17.14
MOSS kits let you build the robot of your dreams with color-coded cubes
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02.17.14

MOSS kits let you build the robot of your dreams with color-coded cubes

The big story at this year's Toy Fair was definitely STEM. That stands for science, technology, en...

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02.04.14
TrussMe! Learning a bit of structural engineering while having fun
02.04.14

TrussMe! Learning a bit of structural engineering while having fun

Believe it or not, at one point in my life I was trained as a civil engineer; I'm still a register...

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01.24.14
Kerbal Space Program plots course for the classroom
01.24.14

Kerbal Space Program plots course for the classroom

Hoping to make rocket science a bit more palatable to the average person, the developers behind Ker...

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12.27.13
Ten educational apps for kids with their first iPad
12.27.13

Ten educational apps for kids with their first iPad

Learning doesn't have to be boring. It can be enjoyable with the right tools and approach. If your...

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12.03.13
Daily iPad App: The Elements in Action brings the periodic table to life
12.03.13

Daily iPad App: The Elements in Action brings the periodic table to life

The Elements in Action takes a visual look at the periodic table, bringing the metals and gasses t...

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09.09.13
Educational bloggers chime in with their favorite back-to-school apps
09.09.13

Educational bloggers chime in with their favorite back-to-school apps

It's the start of a new school year, which means you've probably got a stack of new books on your...

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