NASA Education Apps

When Apple released its first iPad in 2010, forward-looking universities around the world started research studies on how this device could be integrated into learning and teaching. Research initiatives had to find out where an iPad could improve the learning and teaching process in general. Shifts in paradigms The integration of the iPad in the … Continue reading NASA Education Apps

instaGrok

instaGrok by instaGrok Inc., USA, is an educational web-based research engine that lets students or anyone else research any topic in an engaging, visual way. instaGrok finds information on the topic and presents it as an interactive mind map ("grok"), showing key facts, concepts and relationships, videos, images and more. Users can pin their favorite … Continue reading instaGrok

Back to the roots

You find sophisticated apps in Apple's App Store and those which are shining examples for simplicity and plain designs. In this article I talk about Discount Spreadsheet by Luminant Software PlainText by Hog Bay Software Why? ... Discussing simple issues with young people is the first step to improve knowledge. Knowledge is the basis of … Continue reading Back to the roots