Download Educational - Best Software & Apps

  • Plagiarism Checker X

    2016 5.1.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Instantly check if content has been copied online

    7
    239 votes
    • PROS: Fast bulk checking, Results can be checked offline, Clear side-by-side comparisons
    • CONS: No drag and drop support
  • Tux Paint

    0.9.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    One of the best free drawing programs around

    8
    3936 votes
    • PROS: Suitable and exciting for all kids, Pre-prepared coloring and drawing templates, Excellent selection of drawing tools, Display pcitures as a slideshow, Sound effects
    • CONS: A little slow and unstable during tests
  • Tux Typing

    1.8.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Make learning to type for kids fun!

    8
    870 votes
    • PROS: Lots of different levels and challenges, Cute cartoon style effects and backdrops, Will definitely improve kids typing skills, Supports a huge number of languages
    • CONS: Only works in full screen mode, Word editor doesn't work yet
  • BlueJ

    3.0.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Excellent teach yourself Java environment for students

    7
    785 votes
    • PROS: Fully featured Java environment but easy to use, Clean and clear interface, Ideal for beginners and those learning Java
    • CONS: May be prone to instability
  • Texmaker

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free Software for Publishers

    9
    7 votes
    • PROS: Very stable and powerful, Comes with Unicode support
    • CONS: Can be tricky to learn, No svn support
  • Candy Crush Soda Saga for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Candy Crush Saga Is Available Free For Windows 10

    9
    365 votes
    • PROS: Addictive and fun, Colorful and family friendly, A simple gaming premise that suits casual gamers
    • CONS: If you become stuck on a level you may grow tired of the game, Very little changes from one level to the next, It is a puzzle game that some people cannot comprehend enough to enjoy
  • Drawing for Children

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A complete paint program not just for children

    7
    414 votes
    • Udemy

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Android

      Excellent Online Supplier of Virtual Educational Courses

      8
      4 votes
      • PROS: There is no registration fee, Udemy supports personal computers as well as smartphones
      • CONS: Some online courses can be expensive, Different learning categories may only accept a certain number of students
    • JW Library

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Free App for Religious People

      9
      17 votes
      • PROS: Free to download and use, Includes a wide range of content
      • CONS: Only suitable for Jehovah Witnesses, Can be difficult to locate specific content
    • LEGO Digital Designer

      4.2.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Be reminded of your youth with these virtual lego bricks

      7
      1689 votes
      • PROS: Hundreds of pieces to choose from, Includes built models to get you started, Great 3D designing environment
      • CONS: Requires extreme mouse accuracy
    • TuxMath

      2.0.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      May the force of math be with you!

      8
      523 votes
      • PROS: Educational and fun, Lots of levels, Deals with easy and advanced math
      • CONS: A bit repetitive, Graphics could be better
    • Hacknet

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Hacknet teaches you programming... and how to be a hacker

      7
      100 votes
      • PROS: Thrilling plot, You learn through play, Lots of game
      • CONS: Easy if you are actually a programmer…
    • TVexe TV 5.0

      tvexe-tv-hd

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Watch TV directly on your PC with TVexe

      8
      45 votes
      • PROS: Supports a lot of channels from other countries, Can search by genre, Has over 1255 stations, Has a video tutorial available
      • CONS: Awful design and interface, Media player is too simple, Slow response, Channels may not be available
    • Urdu to English dictionary

      1.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      It is an educational android app

      9
      13 votes
      • Stellarium

        0.11.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        See stars, planets and nebulae in real time

        8
        2148 votes
        • PROS: Realistic sunsets and sunrises, Constellations traced out, Accurate star positions
        • CONS: Imagery not detailed, Designed for use in a dome (planetarium), Narrow appeal
      • Mathematica

        Varies with device

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Advanced and Innovative Technical Computing Software

        6
        8 votes
        • PROS: An excellent and intuitive user interface which streamlines the production process, Advanced algorithmic capabilities to handle extremely complex computational tasks
        • CONS: This system is not designed for novices within the computing industry, The demonstration package will not provide access to more advanced functions
      • Minecraft Education Edition

        Preview

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows
        iPhone

        Harnessing Minecraft for Education

        8
        236 votes
        • My Craft Survival

          0.9.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Free Game for Survival Fans

          8
          111 votes
          • PROS: Two different modes, Large world to explore, Multiplayer mode available, Engaging game play
          • CONS: The end is missing, Graphics are a bit basic, Easy to get lost, Emphasis on in-app purchases
        • Incredibox

          2.2

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          iPhone
          Windows

          A full version game for iphone

          9
          23 votes
          • Timez Attack

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Help students learn multiplication with Timez Attack

            8
            826 votes
            • PROS: Varied implementation of math puzzles, Charming cartoon characters, Simple and familiar gameplay
            • CONS: Dated graphics and soundtrack
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