Must Have Mobile Apps for Back to School
Wow! Where did the summer go? Well, kids may be thinking this more than parents – but it can be a little tough for everyone to get back in the swing of things. Whether you are heading back to school yourself or have a child that is, here are a few handy apps for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch that can help students organize and study.
istudiez Pro for iOS: This app allows you to organize your schedule, follow up with homework, track your grades/GPA, and it can also alert you to pending tasks by using Push Notifications. You can even set separate alarms for classes and for assignment due dates. All this and it makes backing up your data a breeze with just a tap of a button! Price: $0.99
Remember the Milk for iOS and Android: This program was created so you would no longer have to write your to-do lists on sticky notes, whiteboards, random scraps of paper, or the back of your hand. RTM makes managing and remembering tasks an enjoyable experience – from schoolwork deadlines to your busy social calendar. Price: Free
BIGWORDS.COM for iOS: For college students, acquiring textbooks can be a challenge and even more so when you no longer need them. Whether you’re buying or selling – everyone wants the best deal! BIGWORDS saves about $225 on multi-item textbook orders by finding the cheapest textbooks to buy or rent by comparing prices at every good online textbook store (think Expedia for textbooks). Price: Free
What apps do you or your kids use for managing school activities?