Duolingo’s Tinycards comes to Android

 The popular language learning service Duolingo today announced that Tinycards, it flashcards app, is now available on Android. Tinycards, which marked Duolingo’s first foray beyond its flagship language learning service, launched as an iOS-only app in 2016 and came to the web in 2017. Read More

Quizlet Flashcards – Quizlet Inc

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Quizlet Flashcards

Quizlet Inc

Genre: Education

Release Date: August 8, 2012


Quizlet is the easiest way to practice and master what you’re learning. Create your own flashcards and study sets or choose from millions created by other students — it’s up to you. More than 20 million students study for free with Quizlet each month!

*NEW* See what you're learning in a whole new way with diagrams on Quizlet! Study charts, maps, images and figures with Learn and Match. Explore diagrams on Quizlet and find the perfect one for you.

On Quizlet you can:
– Get test-day ready with Learn
– Put your memory to the test with Write
– Race against the clock in a game of Match
– Share flashcards with friends, classmates or students
– Listen to your material pronounced correctly in 18 languages
– Enhance your studying with custom images and audio
– Study anywhere: once you load up your study sets, you can study them offline too!

From foreign language, history and science classes to standardized test prep, Quizlet can help you get test-day ready.

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*“Best study app ever!!”*
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In the newest sign of a shake-out in coding boot camps, Galvanize is laying off 11 percent of staffers

 After years of explosive growth, coding boot camps are starting to scale back, if not shut down altogether. Two schools have announced plans to close this year: Dev Bootcamp in San Francisco and Iron Yard of Greenville, South Carolina. They have deep-pocketed parent companies, too, having been acquired by Kaplan and the Apollo Education Group, respectively. Now, Galvanize is revealing that… Read More

An insider’s take on the future of coding bootcamps

 After five years as an education entrepreneur I’ve learned, perhaps to the chagrin of my gold-seeking peers, that success will come only from those who remain harder working than the competition, more optimistic than the critics, and more dedicated than those who thought it’d be easy. Read More

Apple’s Swift coding course heads to 30 community colleges

In May, Apple launched a free app development curriculum that includes around 180 hours of training as well as lesson plans, exercises and instruction guides. Today, the company has announced that over 30 community colleges across the US have incorpo…

Blackboard App – Blackboard Inc.

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Blackboard App

Blackboard Inc.

Genre: Education

Release Date: January 15, 2015


Welcome to Blackboard's mobile solution that helps students stay informed, up-do-date and connected. This app includes Blackboard Collaborate with the Ultra experience – a synchronous web conferencing solution for high-quality virtual classes and meetings.

With the Blackboard app, you can:
• Quickly view updates to your courses and content
• Take assignments and tests
• View grades for courses, assignments and tests
• Participate in Collaborate sessions on the go

We love feedback! If you have any questions or comments use the in-app feedback to help improve the application.

Note: This application functions as a collaborative tool between our app software and your institution's Blackboard Learn server. Blackboard cannot guarantee that the content created by instructors or other users will be compatible with this app. Access must be enabled by your institution. Features and functionality may at times be limited if your institution has not updated the appropriate software or experiences server outages.

Downloading or using this app indicates consent to the terms and privacy information at http://www.blackboard.com/footer/terms-of-use.aspx.

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Amazon’s TenMarks releases a new curriculum for educators that teaches kids writing using digital assistants, text messaging and more

 Amazon is expanding its efforts in the education technology space today with the launch of a new curriculum from TenMarks, the company it acquired several years ago which previously only focused on math lessons and related activities. Now, the business is offering an online curriculum for teachers designed to help students learn how to be better writers. The program includes a writing coach… Read More

Amazon’s new education tool helps students become better writers

Amazon's been ramping up its efforts in the education space since 2013, when it acquired TenMarks. The ed-tech startup helps teachers and parents create easy-to-digest curriculums for young students, which up until today were all about math. But now,…