One of our favorite teams from a Startl Design Boost, MotionMath, has just introduced a new math game that lets 3- to 7-year-olds play with numbers: Hungry Guppy! With a mix of dots and numbers, this “prequel” to their hit game Hungry Fish helps preschool and early elementary school children understand basic addition and numbers. You can now download Hungry Guppy for your [...]
Busy parents and teachers take note – Kindertown offers a fast and easy way to find apps for kids 3-8. Not just any educational app, but apps that have been tested by parents, educators and of course – kids!
The US Department of Education has declared August Connected Educator Month. Educators of all levels are invited to participate in a month of events such as webinars, forums, tours/expos and contests. Sign-up to learn, network, collaborate and innovate Webinars and other real-‐time events—many headlined by education, technology, and community leaders—that you can register to attend. [...]
Which apps and content libraries do you see pushing the envelope and gaining traction in classrooms?
A new report out examines the ways in which afterschool programs, libraries and museums use digital media to support extracurricular learning.
A recap of our 4-day, intense Mobile Design Boost – lots of learning, laughing, sweat, anxiety and prizes at the end!
Startl is pleased to announce the ten teams selected to participated in our November Mobile Design Boost to be held in San Francisco November 11-14, 2010.
From the Joan Ganz Cooney Center and inspired by the “Educate to Innovate” campaign, the National STEM Video Game Challenge aims to motivate interest in STEM learning among America’s youth by tapping into students’ natural passions for playing and making video games.
In the area of digital learning, what is it that teachers want in apps? What functionality would teachers find useful? The team at IEAR.org (I Education Apps Review) summarized the thoughts from their community and narrowed down the wants and needs of teachers to eight key items.