Try out some of the top homework tools for the tech savvy student. Receiving a seal of approval from the team over at Mashable.com these apps will surely benefit you in your academics this year.
This tool maintains all of your to-do and task lists with the ability to sync from your computer to your iPad or iPhone. You can sort tasks by priority and subject and are able to view which tasks have been completed or not.
With Kno you can order eTextbooks to your iPad or Computer at almost half the price of a regular textbook. There are over 100,000 textbooks to choose from also! Some of the features with Kno include text highlight and annotating with sticky notes. You can also record audio notes along with taking photo or video. 3D diagrams are available along with a “quiz me” button and a journal.
This beneficial app combines everything you need into one. You’re able to keep an agenda on assignments with its monthly calendar and receive notifications based on when it is due. You’re are also able to take notes organized by class name in its notebook section along with a backup feature that allows you to sync data onto your computer.
Google Apps for Education includes:
- Google Mail — Includes 25 GB of storage per user, sync with Outlook, Blackberry, and IMAP, spam filtering.
- Google Calendar — Schedule meetings, calendar sharing, mobile device access, event publishing.
- Google Docs — Open and edit web-based documents, spreadsheets, drawing and presentations.
- Google Groups — Mailing lists, document, site, and calendar sharing for members of a group.
- Google Sites — Create web pages for intranets or class projects.
Make or find flashcards with this helpful tool. Users are able to either create flashcard sets or browse through millions of flashcard sets created by other users. Quizlet also allows you to create a group to share flashcards with along with many other study tools such as, Flashcard Mode, Speller Mode, Learn Mode, and Test Mode. The best thing of all is Quizlet is available on the iPhone, iPad, and Android.