Mobile learning

Apps for ipads

The MUST haves

Dropbox: A must for sharing files such as photos and documents

Evernote: an easy touse notetaking app

Bluefire reader: the best way to read Adobe content with DRM on your iPad (ebooks) Dictionary and thesaurus

OWA for iPad: essential for Office 365 productivity

Similar apps are available for Android and Windows devices.

Featured app

Answer Garden

AnswerGarden is a new minimalistic feedback tool. Use it for real time audience participation, online brainstorming and classroom feedback.

Ipads for Schools

This is an excellent resource produced by a teacher in NZ. The advice is sound, simple and practical.

Core apps for teaching

A poster of a basic list of apps that will get you through the day, from a primary school in Queensland.

Educators technology

Okay, you want a bit more for your specific subject- try these for size.

Independent learning

(flipping the classroom)


Classes offered on Coursera are designed to help you master the material.  When you take one of our classes, you will watch lectures taught by world-class professors, learn at your own pace, test your knowledge, and reinforce concepts through interactive exercises.


Hundreds of free lessons, lectures, and podcasts from experts around the world.

Khan Academy

Over 3,200 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history, and hundreds of skills to practice.

TED Talks

An intellectual clearinghouse that offers free knowledge and inspiration from the world’s most inspired thinkers, and also a community of curious souls to engage with ideas and each other.

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