App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.
Title: Actively Learn
Summary: Empowering social ereader keeps kids actively, independently engaged
Pros: An easy-to-use tool with excellent Common Core-aligned lessons built right in.
Cons: More science and technical texts would round out the site.
Bottom Line: Far beyond the average ereader, this tool helps students connect and stay engaged while teachers easily measure progress.
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