iPod touch and iPhone are perfect for learning no matter where you are. Don’t let their small size fool you. These devices put thousands of apps and countless possibilities in your pocket.
Thousands of apps for learning.
With so many educational apps available, students can carry an entire library of reference materials, interactive lessons, even games that make learning fun — anywhere. Apps are transforming the way teachers teach and students learn. And there are apps for every subject — and every stage of learning.
The App Store on iPhone and iPod touch has more than 20,000 educational apps for all kinds of learners, teaching them everything from science to sign language. Students can download the iBooks app to fill their iPhone or iPod touch library with books from the iBookstore. Or find apps for defining words, practicing French vocabulary — even locating the lumbar spine.
There are loads of apps built into iPhone and iPod touch that are both useful and fun. Use iMessage to send text messages to your friends, family, or fellow students. Or make a video call with a tap using FaceTime. Collaborate on projects with other schools or even hold a virtual field trip.
iTunes U for iPhone and iPod touch.
The new iTunes U app lets you put all the assignments and materials students need for a complete university, college, or K-12 course on their iPhone or iPod touch. And they can tap into the world’s largest online catalog of free education content from anywhere.
Complete courses on iPhone and iPod touch.
With the iTunes U app, students can carry everything they need for the course wherever they go. They can listen to lectures, read books, watch videos, and stay on top of assignments. And when you post an update or send a message to your class, they receive a push notification with the new information.