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Mobile Learning: A Handbook for Developers, Educators, and Learners by Scott McQuiggan, Jamie McQuiggan, Jennifer Sabourin, Lucy Kosturko

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APPENDIX A

List of Apps by Chapter

A complete list of the apps mentioned in this book, in order of their mention within the chapter.

Chapter 1: Changing Education with Mobile Learning

  • Evernote is an organizational, tool-based app that enables users to create and search lists. By Evernote. Free.
  • Socrative is a student response system, enabling student participation via smart phones, tablets, and laptops. By Socrative. Free.

Chapter 2: The Science of Learning

  • None.

Chapter 3: What Is It about These Devices?

  • Remind is a way for teachers to send text messages to students and parents and keep all phone numbers private. By Remind. Free.
  • Google Drive provides cloud-based storage, making it great for taking notes and having access from anywhere. By Google.
  • Dropbox allows access to documents and photos from anywhere, secure sharing, and collaborative editing capabilities. By Dropbox. Free.
  • Nearpod. Facilitates interactive mobile presentations. Store. Free.
  • Join.me. Classroom app shows the teacher's screen on a mobile device and allows invited users to join and interact with the content. By LogMeIn. Free trail with cost for more features.
  • Showbie is a tool enabling teachers to easily “assign, collect and review student work in the tablet classroom.” Free.
  • Comic Touch 2 Take user photos and add filter, texture and words in the style of a comic strip. by Plasq. Free with in-app purchases.
  • SAS Gloss can facilitate paperless workflow in a classroom setting, as well as the opportunity to ...

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