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iPad Apps

A guide to useful apps discovered in our research study and recommended by faculty and students.

Name of App Description How this was incorporated into curriculum Cost
Word processor for document authoring Writing in class essays and using to prep for Keynote presentations $19.99
numbers iconNumbers Spreadsheets, charts and tables. Manage data Oraganizing empiracal data and summarizing using graphs and statistacal functions $19.99
keynote iconKeynote Presentation tool for slide creation Followed along on iPads during in-class lectures and create presentations for class $19.99
iconsBb Mobile Learn Access Bb courses/grades, get notifications, take exams In-class assesments using Blackboard's assesment tools Free
iannotate iconiAnnotate PDF Annotate PDFs, Word and PowerPoint files Pre-class annotations of assigned readings and in-class annotations and note taking $9.99
neunotes iconNeu.Notes Handwrite, draw, sketch, map using stylus   $1.99
sugar sync iconSugarSync Cloud document access and storage, share with others   Free
wordpress iconWordPress Manage/contribute to your blog or web site   Free
iReader Aggregates articles, web pages for future reading   Free
Camera Built-in, used for capturing photos, video Capture board notes in class Free
dragon iconDragon Dictation Voice authoring for email, documents, social networking   Free
skype iconSkype Voice and video calls, instant messaging   Free
mendeley iconMendeley Manage reference library and organize research documents   Free
curatr iconCuratr Curate collections of learning objects Manage class resources and callaborate Free
TED iconTED Video library featuring experts in education, tech, business   Free
itunes u iconiTunes U Catalog of free educational content from leading universities   Free
guardian iconThe Guardian News distribution for The Guardian and The Observer   Free
green news iconGreen News News on environment, sustainability and green issues   $1.99
flashcardlet iconFlashcardlet Create/share flash cards for class materials study purposes Study for tests and exams in another language Free
demibooks composer iconDemibooks Composer Pro Create interactive books and stories   $9.99
penultimate iconPenultimate Handwriting, sketching, drawing, notetaking   $0.99
blogsy iconBlogsy Create blog posts, add photos and video   $4.99
mighty meeting iconMighty Meeting Host online meeting, project, share, integrates with Dropbox   Free
quickoffice iconQuickoffice Productivity suite, word processing, spreadsheet, presentation creation   Free
mobile mouse iconMobile Mouse Turns your ipad into a track pad for your computer   $2.99
notability iconNotability Notetaking, handwriting, sync to Dropbox

Annotate classmate's writing and then share them to Dropbox

airsketch iconAirsketch Project PDFs, presentations, annotate, wireless whiteboard   $9.99
italk recorder iconiTalk Recorder Record audio, email recordings, capture a lecture   Free
Educate Free Top 50 free apps for education   Free
teacher tool iconTeacher Tool Gradebook, calendar, notebook, course register   $27.99
Micromedex IconMicromedex Information on various pharmaceuticals Find information about drugs that related to in-class excercises Free
Evernote IconEvernote Productivity app used for note taking and remembering things Audio recording of lectures and interviews Fee
Dropbox IconDropbox Cloud style digital folder for documents, photos and videos Collaborate abd share documents and class assignments Free