Study with the Newest Online Educational Tools
December 5, 2016
Breaking news for eager beavers! Tired of having your nose in the book? Online learning tools propose you an alternative way of studying. They may be of great assistance for students in their struggle for knowledge.
Noodle’s team is going to identify the list of the best tools. Our in-depth analysis has comprised the recommendations of the leading authorities in the field, survey of reviews and resources. The apps, we were searching for, had to be easy to use for high school and college students.
We have distinguished different categories of learning tools because these apps serve for different purposes. Let us specify on each of them.
General information: Clever simplifies logging into learning apps. It optimizes the time that is used for registration connecting applications with students’ personal data. Therefore, a teacher needs only 15 minutes to do it. Clever’s income has reached $30 million this year. The money will be used to improve the service.
General information: Edmodo is a useful tool for continuous assessment. Teachers as well as parents can easily supervise how their kids use mobile devices. Also it provides an access to a great variety of studying materials around the world. Having already 48 million subscribers, Edmodo is planning to widen the circle of its users abroad. Additionally, the company recently signed the contract with Cambridge and Oxford University Presses.
General information: Kahoot! is a useful tool for creating interactive tasks. You can easily make a quiz, a crossword or a questionnaire, which will help students to memorize better. It gives a possibility to create a friendly atmosphere in the class so that the students are relaxed while being involved in the studying process. Kahoot! is a new-born company. However, the number of its users exceeds 30 million. What is more, the team is trying to push aKahoot! community.
General information: Schoology is one of the best resources for college students. It organizes curriculums and calendars. Among its functions, there is accurate planning of workload and classes. Helping to manage your time effectively, Schoology is a solution on how to be a better student. In 2014, Schoology succeeded in CODie awards.
General information: Skype is a tool with the help of which people all over the world can communicate with each other for free. Nowadays high schools start to use it for educational purposes. Recently Skype has developed a new option “Skype in the Classroom” to share a curriculum among students.