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Three Android Apps That Help Students Search the Web

Students might forget their lunches, their gym shoes, and their homework assignments when they leave their houses in the morning, but they never forget their mobile phones. We can help students put those mobile devices to good use through the use of mobile search apps. Google Goggles is a free Android app that lets students […]

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Kiwi Corner – Great Ideas and Directions for Hands-on Projects

Kiwi Corner is a free Android app that offers a huge catalog of ideas for hands-on arts & crafts projects and simple kitchen science projects. You can discover projects in Kiwi Corner in a few ways. First, there is a daily project suggestion that you’ll see when you open the app. Second, you can browse […]

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How to Upload to YouTube from Your Android Phone

One of the things that I often mention in my workshops is the notion of taking advantage of the tools that students already have in their pockets, their phones. Just a few of the ways that you can have students use their phones includes recording short videos to use as blog posts, capturing highlights of […]

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Create Screencast Videos on Your Android Device

I often receive emails from teachers who want to create tutorial videos or have students create screencasts on Android devices. AZ Screen Recorder is a great option for doing that.¬†AZ Screen Recorder is a fantastic free app for creating screencasts on your Android phone or tablet. Unlike a lot of Android screencasting apps AZ Screen […]

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Google Calendar for Android Now Helps You Find Mutual Meeting Times

A couple of weeks ago Google added a goal setting feature in Google Calendar that helps you identify times to work on personal goals like exercising or reading for pleasure. Today, Google put some of that same technology into a new Google Calendar for Android feature that helps you identify meeting times with colleagues. The […]

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