While some parents and teachers are still wary of incorporating technology
into the classroom for fear that it will be a distraction, many are embracing
handheld devices as a study tool to help their students to achieve more.
Here are some great apps that will help your student to study more effectively
and create study schedules that suit them best. Ask your in-home tutor
to help you choose which ones are best for you.
This great app enables students to record lectures and lessons, write text
notes, take pictures of presentation slides and record videos. You can
now record scientific experiments or entire lectures to replay when you
are studying. You can post these lectures, notes, videos etc. to social
media sites like Facebook where they can be shared with classmates.
Organize your digital content and share links to documents, video, photos
and other study aids with Clipix. Clipix will help to organize all the
different media you have so that you can study effectively and find things
which you have created quickly and easily. It also helps you share resources
with other students. Your clipboards can be made private or public if
you want to share them.
This handy app gives users access to 10 million sets of free flashcards
that offer a large range of digital ways for students to study course
materials. Flashcard games utilize a number of different study techniques
so you can choose the one that best suits your learning style. There are
flashcard games that make learning fun.
This app is designed to help students create workable study schedules which
result in better organization and time management. Simply input your classes
and your homework and the planner will organize your time in conjunction
with extracurricular activities. It will alert you of upcoming deadlines
This app helps you keep track of how you spend your time online. This can
be a useful tool for parents and teachers to track the time students spend
on their homework and the time they spend browsing the internet. Keeping
tabs on what you spend time on will help you to manage your time better.
No matter what device you’re using, you can collect your notes with
Evernote. This is a great app for archiving and sorting your notes into
an organized, easy-to-access collection. Evernote supports all different
kinds of media and allows for note taking and recording of lessons too.
Ask your in-home tutor to work with you to select apps that help you to
set up a viable study schedule and leave enough time for extracurricular
activities. You can also ask your tutor to help with mapping your progress,
time management and finding apps that record and organize your work in
a way that you find easy to access and understand. You can tailor your
notes to suit your learning style too.
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