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

    1.8.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Make learning to type for kids fun!

    8
    938 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
  • Tux Paint

    0.9.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    One of the best free drawing programs around

    8
    3962 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
  • BlueJ

    3.0.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Excellent teach yourself Java environment for students

    7
    788 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
  • Candy Crush Soda Saga for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Candy Crush Saga Is Available Free For Windows 10

    9
    385 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
  • Texmaker

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free Software for Publishers

    9
    5 votes
    • PROS: Very stable and powerful, Comes with Unicode support
    • CONS: Can be tricky to learn, No svn support
  • JW Library

    10.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Free App for Religious People

    9
    19 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
  • TVexe TV 5.0

    tvexe-tv-hd

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Watch TV directly on your PC with TVexe

    8
    47 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
    18 votes
    • LEGO Digital Designer

      4.2.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Be reminded of your youth with these virtual lego bricks

      7
      1701 votes
      • PROS: Hundreds of pieces to choose from, Includes built models to get you started, Great 3D designing environment
      • CONS: Requires extreme mouse accuracy
    • Drawing for Children

      2.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A complete paint program not just for children

      7
      423 votes
      • Udemy

        Varies with device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac
        Android

        Excellent Online Supplier of Virtual Educational Courses

        7
        6 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
      • TuxMath

        2.0.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        May the force of math be with you!

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

        Varies with device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Android
        Mac

        Free Reference Manager and Social Media For Researchers

        9
        4 votes
        • PROS: Organises and stores all research in one secure location, Quick and easily adaptable citation and bibliography creation
        • CONS: Synchronisation with other libraries can be slow, Science based with limited further features for arts or humanities
      • Google Classroom

        5.1.062.05.45

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android
        iPhone

        Enhance the Educaion Experience with Google Classroom

        8
        23 votes
        • PROS: Safe to use , Simple to set up , A great way to enhance class output
        • CONS: Limited to Google only products and services
      • 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
      • Incredibox

        0.3.7

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Android
        iPhone
        Windows

        A full version program for Android, by So Far So Good.

        8
        10 votes
        • My Craft Survival

          0.9.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Free Game for Survival Fans

          9
          123 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
        • Minecraft Education Edition

          Preview

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows
          iPhone

          Harnessing Minecraft for Education

          8
          274 votes
          • Timez Attack

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Help students learn multiplication with Timez Attack

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