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App of the Week: SymbalooEDU

By Laura Devaney
March 24th, 2014

app-weekName: SymbalooEDU

What is it? SymbalooEDU is a free educational tool that allows teachers and students to save their online resources in the cloud with access from any device. Teachers can easily save their favorite web 2.0 sites to a webmix with just a few clicks then share it with colleagues or students. With an account a users resources are available on any iPhone, PC, Mac and iPad.

Best for: Students and teachers

Price: Free

Requirements: iOS 4.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Requires Android 2.1 and up.

Features:

–Users don’t have to manually type in web addressing, saving class time
–One-click functionality
–Safe web environment for student learning
–Resources are saved in the cloud for later access
–No advertising

Link:

iTunes

Google Play

 

About the Author:

Laura Devaney

Laura Devaney is the eSchool News Managing Editor. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's Philip Merrill College of Journalism. Laura interned at eSchool Media while attending UMD, and upon graduating, Laura was lucky enough to join the eSchool Media team. She enjoys covering mobile and handheld technologies, BYOD trends, equity in broadband access, and special education. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, boating, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura http://twitter.com/eSN_Laura