Technology Apps for the Classroom

We have put together a list of our favorite apps for your classroom management, communication and lessons! Remember that the iPad is a tool for learning, and you should use it for more than just playing games.


  • Use the camera and video tools on your device! Have students take pictures of items around the classroom or outside for writing prompts;
  • Video yourself teaching students how to use an app or do a center assignment, upload the video on a private YouTube channel, then create a QR Code and tape it to the center. Students use the Scan app to pull up your video;
  • Use Showbie to let students annotate PDFs and other documents to go green and do assignments on the iPad.

Here are a few apps to get you started: