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Back-to-School Apps Teachers Need to Download for Tablets

It’s that time of year again. Before you head back to school, you need to download these made-for-teacher apps. From lesson planning to setting classroom noise limits, these apps will make the back-to-school transition easier and more efficient than ever.

  1. Teacher Kit

    Teacher Kit, formerly known as Teacher Pal, is an organizational app created for teachers of all grades, including college. Keep track of multiple classes at once, create seating charts, take attendance, record grades, note student behavior, and create and share student reports.

  2. Remind

    Remind, formerly known as Remind 101, is a great way for teachers to communicate with students and parents. Teachers can communicate via text and send out reminders without giving out personal cell phone numbers or emails.

  3. Common Core Standards

    View the Common Core Standards for K-12 with the touch of a button. Standards are organized by subject and grade, making it easier for students, parents, and teachers to find the information they need anytime, anywhere.

  4. Too Noisy Pro

    Too Noisy Pro is the perfect app for elementary teachers. Keep your students in line by setting a maximum noise level for your classroom. An alarm will go off if the limit is exceeded, forcing children to learn to use their best inside voice.

  5. Scholastic Classroom Ideas To Go!

    Need inspiration for lesson plans? Look no further. Scholastic Classroom Ideas To Go! is the perfect app for teachers of kindergarten through the eighth grade. Browse more than 1,200 lesson plan ideas and activities by subject, grade level, and activity type. You can also search teaching topics and save your favorite ideas for later.

Last Updated: November 04, 2014