Roundups of education apps usually involve apps for students. But this is a list of six education apps for teachers.
Apple launched Classroom in 2016 to help teachers manage their classrooms. With Classroom, you can easily launch the same app on every student iPad at the same time or launch a different app for each group of students. Classroom helps teachers focus on teaching, so students can focus on learning. App Store: Free
Remind is a communication platform that helps every student succeed. Whether you’re in the classroom, at home, or anywhere in between, Remind makes it easy to stay connected to your school community. More than 31 million educators, students, and parents using Remind to manage school communication and make time for what’s important. App Store: Free
MindNode helps you connect your thoughts and clarify your ideas. A clean interface and focused feature set enable you to develop your project. Start with a thought, then take your project from first steps, to the next level, and into action. App Store: Free (Offers In-App Purchases)
A Visual Schedule is the first wearable picture-based scheduler designed with children and adults with autism in mind. The intuitive user interface makes it easy to create a picture-based tailored daily schedule. Empower your child or yourself to independently keep track of scheduled activities and understand. App Store: US$12.99
Draw and Tell gives young kids the chance to creatively express themselves using drawings, stickers, movies, and more. Draw something and tell a story about it, then use the coloring pages for further fun. App Store: Free
ClassDojo is a beautiful, safe, and simple communication app for teachers, parents, and students. It helps teachers build a positive classroom culture by encouraging students and communicating with parents. It’s free for everyone, and K-12 teachers, parents, students, and school leaders in over 180 countries have joined. It works on all devices, like iPhones, iPads, tablets, phones, and smartboards. App Store: Free (Offers In-App Purchases)