First day of school? There's an app for that

  iStoryTime announced today an update with iPad and iPhone 4 support for "My First Day of School," a book for preschool and kindergarten age children who are preparing for their first day of school. 
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 iStoryTime announced today an update with iPad and iPhone 4 support for "My First Day of School," a book for preschool and kindergarten age children who are preparing for their first day of school.

"My First Day of School" is part of the 'Change is Strange' series by Ricki Booker, developed to help make life's changes easier for kids and their parents. It costs $0.99 in the App Store Books category.



First Day of School Activities

First Day of School Activities Are you looking for some creative activities to get to know your students on the first day of class? This site has compiled a list of great activities, icebreakers, and team-building games to get your classes off on the right foot. Cape Breton Victoria School District

Calypso announces School First Foundation

Calypso Systems, a developer of multimedia technology solutions for K 12 classrooms, has formed the Calypso School First Foundation (CSFF). The Foundation will help transform classroom learning for children and hopes to energize students and teachers to integrate technology into

iPAd as IWB? There's an app for that

Splashtop® Inc. demonstrated Splashtop Whiteboard, its new iPad app for education, at the 2011 International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference in Philadelphia, PA. Splashtop Whiteboard allows teachers and students to turn their iPad into an interactive whiteboard. By

Kindergarten Readiness App From FamilyEducation Honored in 2014 Communicator Gold Awards of Excellence

Fun and Engaging Tool for Preparing for First Day of School Wins Mobile Apps – Education CategoryBOSTON – June 10, 2014 –FamilyEducation’s Kindergarten Readiness App is the winner of a Gold Award of Excellence, from the 2014 Communicator Awards, honoring big ideas in marketing and communication. The one-of-a-kind app for iPad® and iPhone® that allows parents to track their child’s readiness for the first day of school was recognized in the Mobile Apps – Education category.Developed by the parenting experts at FamilyEducation and featuring the loveable characters from Funbrain Jr.™, the Kindergarten Readiness App is a fun and engaging tool to help children get ready for kindergarten. Available for download on the App StoreSM, it allows parents to discover the skills that their preschoolers will need for kindergarten using a comprehensive and interactive checklist. The checklist includes skills in the areas of early math and literacy; cognitive development; self-care and motor skills; and social/communication skills. To help kids practice these kindergarten skills, the app provides interactive games and suggested activities that kids and parents can do together.

Educators Share Ideas on Some of Education’s Big Topics During itslearning’s ISTE 2017 Panels; Will Elaborate in August 29 Webinar promo image

itslearning Webinar Alert: “The First Days and Weeks of a New School Year”

WHAT: Free Webinar on Laying Groundwork for Empowered Students and Self-Directed Learning Throughout the School Year WHO: Alan November, Global Thought Leader in Educational Technology and the Founder of November Learning WHEN: Tuesday, September 19, 12 PM ET REGISTER: Newton, MA – Sept. 13, 2017 – On September 19, itslearning will host education thought leader Alan November who will outline the important opportunities that exist for teachers in the first days and weeks of the school year.