Check out the hottest five Ed-tech apps trending around the globe, today – an incredible pot pourri of learning, technology, fun and innovation.
1. Byju’s Learning app
“Come fall in love with learning” – the tagline says it all!
This state of art Indian-based learning app, founded in 2011, is currently the world’s largest learning app for school students, with over 16 million registered students on its platform.
The app mainly focuses on providing highly engaging, adaptive and effective educational content to school students from primary to higher secondary level education. It also provides rigorous training and support in training and coaching for acing competitive exams.
However, what really makes Byju’s tick is their unique personalized learning track, delivered through exciting videos and animation technology that have the kids hooked!
2. Khan Academy
The best part about Khan Academy? Free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere!
With an aim to change education for the better by providing a free world-class education for anyone, anywhere, the app has over 4,000 videos on subjects like grammar, maths, politics, science, history, and economics. Students practice at their own pace, first filling in gaps in their understanding and then accelerating their learning.
The cherry on the cake – With Khan Academy, teachers can identify gaps in their students’ understanding, tailor instruction, and meet the needs of every student, empowering them to support the entire classroom makes life easier for students, teachers, and of course, parents!
Imagine a learning app that thinks “Students are the centre of their Universe” – Well, that’s what the Toppr learning app is all about!
Their mission is to work relentlessly to solve student problems using advanced technology and help them learn better. With more than 1.5 million learning pieces, including adaptive practice questions, solutions, concepts, and videos that come together seamlessly to give 360° learning, Toppr has also managed to weave artificial intelligence based machine learning algorithms on top of this strong infrastructure, to create personalized learning paths for millions of students. In short, Toppr is on top of the curve!
If you’re one of those kids who struggles with your English grammar rather than the Math lesson, well then, DuoLingo is just for you!
Doing justice to their sky high claim of being “the best way to learn languages”, DuoLingo is today, one of the most sought after language learning platforms in the world, thanks to their cleverly crafted bite size lessons, gamification features, flexibility.
The app also offers standardized testing for English Language to certify your proficiency – No travel, no test centers. Finish in less than an hour and get results in two days. Accepted by hundreds of universities worldwide, this can be big boon for busy families, who’re short on time and resources.
A thin divide between work and play!
Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform, used as educational technology in schools and other educational institutions. Its learning games, “Kahoots”, are multiple-choice quizzes that allow user generation and can be accessed via a web browser or the Kahoot app. Kahoot allows educators to be creative and students to be motivated. The platform’s audio and music features affected classroom dynamics in a significant and positive manner.
Bringing engagement and fun to more than one billion players every year at school, at work, and at home, Kahoot! makes learning feel awesome.