Posts by tag: education

Fun & Games February 16, 2017 posted by

Code-A-Pillar – teach your little on coding principles by getting this bug from start to finish

The world has realized that the future is in coding, it seems. We’re seeing a slew of options for getting children more interested in STEM and the process of coding specifically at younger and younger ages. Now you can start them off in the toddler set with the Code-A-Pillar, the toy that teaches your kid to code when they’re still grappling with getting potty training down.

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Code-A-Pillar – teach your little on coding principles by getting this bug from start to finish
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 20, 2016 posted by

Kahn Academy – do your practice questions anywhere

We talked about the Kahn Academy app before. The website has been around for ages and is one of the most recommended free learning resources on the web. They have a variety of lesson subjects available but they are best known for their in-depth math and programming courses. Now you can work through practice questions right from the app, a real step in making this resource truly mobile.

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Kahn Academy – do your practice questions anywhere
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 10, 2016 posted by

iNaturalist – the social network for nature lovers

The world is a vast place filled to the brim with different types of lifeforms. So many that trained scientists can only capture so much. Good thing there are plenty of people armed with only curiosity out there to help out. iNaturalist is the social network designed to connect people interested in biodiversity and help further our understanding of the natural world.

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iNaturalist – the social network for nature lovers
Awesome July 25, 2016 posted by

ZType – learn to type, save the universe

Typing is an important skill to have. Even if you don’t sit behind a desk, knowing how to type well will open up doors of effortless communication for you. Most “learn to type” programs are boring or geared towards children. ZType is not either of those things. This Space Invaders typing game will make you obsessed with increasing your speed.

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ZType – learn to type, save the universe
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 2, 2016 posted by

Enrich your life with these free classes

The internet is a great place to learn many things and there was a time when places offered full courses for free but it seems that now, you have to pay for everything. Don’t despair though, there are still some places on the internet where you can get your personal enrichment on for no money down. Here’s a list of three of them.

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Enrich your life with these free classes