Not all mobile educational apps released at stores manage to get high download figures. Many new apps are downloaded, only to be dismissed by kids as ‘too boring’. Let us here highlight the type of learning apps that have maximum likelihood of catching the fancy of the little ones. Close to 50% of parents in
The prevalence of mobile technology among kids and teens gained in momentum in 2014 – for both educational purposes as well as fun & games. We have here pointed out some key trends from last year related to this field. Recent survey reports have revealed that close to 58% of kids in the 8-12 age
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Close to 35% of kids between the age of 5 and 15 use tablets on a regular basis. Even among younger children (i.e., the preschoolers), gadget-usage is at an all-time high. The enhanced interest in devices, backed by the approval of parents – has stemmed from a) the sheer engaging nature of the games and
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In 2012, less than 15% children worldwide regularly used tablet computers. That figure jumped by almost three times within the next twelve months. iPads have, in fact, become a vital cog in the whole education technology framework at schools and even creches all over. While there is no point in doubting the utility of iPads
Much has been already documented about the increasingly fierce levels of competition among present-generation children, as far as their academic performances are concerned. A recent American Psychological Association (APA) report revealed that close to 46% students (kids and teens combined) admitted to feeling ‘pressurized’ by their school assignments, homework and related stuff. Add to that
The printed books vs digital books debate is an age-old one. We will here point out the reasons that make digital books more suitable for children. Much has been documented about the benefits of a regular reading habit among kids and teens. However, when it comes to the little readers, the convenience factor also comes
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