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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education.

Kid-Friendly Platform for Creating Digital Books (opens in new tab)
My Story Book Creator School Edition is an easy-to-use artistic tool that gets kids to tell stories and introduces them to digital creation. 

Active Reading Enabled with Top Ereading Platform (opens in new tab)
Actively Learn is an interactive ereader with excellent built-in Common Core aligned lessons that help students connect and stay engaged. 

Daily Current Events App Gets Top Marks from Teachers (opens in new tab)
News-O-Matic for School features high interest stories that are engaging and appropriate for elementary-school students.