What follows is a list of 20 educational Android and ios mobile apps to help teachers and students learn online using their smartphones.
How to Download and Install Educational Apps
The Apps listed below are available for Download for Both ios and Android Users. Using your smartphone, you can search, download and install them from: Apple App Store, Google Play Store and Windows App Store.
Learning New Languages Apps
Learning a new language from your smartphone is now easier than you thought with the following applications;
- Duolingo: For Learning Foreign Languages with test questions
- BBC Learning English: This is one of the best free apps for those who are interested in learning English.
- Memrise: This is a user friendly and simple app for learning French, Spanish, German, Chinese, Portuguese, Arabic e.t.c
Apps for Creating and sharing Assignments
From the comfort of your home, you can now assign and grade students using the following apps;
- Google Classroom: For Creating Assignments and Grading
- Canvas Student: for creating and submitting assignments
- Schoology: With over 5 million download, schoology is a school management app for students and teachers that helps power home learning. You can create assignments, grade submitted assignments, join groups, and upload course materials.
- Edmodo: This learning app targets students, teachers and parents. It makes it easy for teachers to share class materials to students. It has a user friendly interface for student and teacher interaction.
- Teachers GradeBook: This app integrates with Google Classroom and will be of help for teachers in creating lessons plans, timetables, lesson attendance, e.t.c
Online Courses Apps
Take online free and paid courses using these apps;
- Khan Academy: Provides free courses for students and teachers with quizzes.
- Stepik: Offers free video courses for computer science students.
- Linkedin Learning (Formerly Lynda): This App is ideal for those with an interest in learning about business and technology topics. It has a free and premium plan that starts at $29.99 monthly.
- Udemy: For Offering Online Paid Courses
- Coursera: Offers online courses that target College and University students
Programming Learning Apps
Learn how to code from scratch with these apps;
Mathematics and science learning Apps
Solve complex mathematics equations with the help of these apps;
- Photomath: With over 100 million downloads, photomath is the most downloaded maths app that helps students solve math problems, has inbuilt scientific calculator and does not require internet connection to use at all times.
- Microsoft Maths Solver: This app will help you solve maths problems like algebra, arithmetic, calculus e.t.c using AI.
- Maths Formula with Practice: This app contains mathematics formulas like Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus e.t.c and examples of solutions
- Brilliant: This app will help you learn maths an science through fun quizzes and puzzle.
NOTE: This list is not exhaustive, we will keep updating more apps. You can let us know of any interesting education app that you know of which we have left out.