Resource Guide

Education Apps Guide

Learn more about the kinds of apps being used in your child’s classroom.


A comprehensive system, Google for Education offers everything from devices like tablets; productivity tools like shared docs; and classroom content like apps to engage students anytime and anywhere.

Edmodo allows for both in school and at home learning with mobile technology. There are sections for discussions, polls, award badges, and tools that allow teachers to track both group and individual performance.


Class Dojo not only connects students and teachers, but parents can sign up as well to can connect with teachers, view photos, see their child's strengths and work with them at home.

This iPad app is a virtual whiteboard where teachers can write and draw with either their finger or a stylus, record their voice, and send tutorials to absensent students.

With Remind, teachers can send reminders about assignments, field trips, assessments, or messages directly to parents and/or students.