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

    3.0.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Excellent teach yourself Java environment for students

    7
    829 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
  • Tux Paint

    0.9.21

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    One of the best free drawing programs around

    8
    1816 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
  • JW Library

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free App for Religious People

    -
    No votes yet
    • 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
  • YouTube Kids

    1.05.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    YouTube for kid-friendly viewing

    7
    10 votes
    • PROS: Kid-friendly content, Lots of educational channels, Parents can flag inappropriate videos
    • CONS: Landscape only orientation, Limited settings control
  • Candy Crush Soda Saga for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Candy Crush Saga Is Available Free For Windows 10

    8
    46 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,
  • Tux Typing

    1.8.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Make learning to type for kids fun!

    7
    361 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
  • Drawing for Children

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A complete paint program not just for children

    8
    218 votes
    • Microsoft Jigsaw for Windows 10

      2015.917.1335.4617

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft Jigsaw for Windows 10 - Free Gaming App

      5
      5 votes
      • PROS: Intuitive control system., Turn your own photos into jigsaws., Daily Challenges provide new content every day.,
      • CONS: Only available on Windows devices., Contains in-app purchases.,
    • Text Twist 2

      1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Word Play Fun at Your Fingertips

      7
      30 votes
      • PROS: Three new game modes to try, 25000 words to find, Vibrant and engaging graphics,
      • CONS: Can feel repetitive,
    • Google Classroom

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Enhance the Educaion Experience with Google Classroom

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

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Free Software for Publishers

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Very stable and powerful, Comes with Unicode support
      • CONS: Can be tricky to learn, No svn support
    • Incredibox

      2.2

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      iPhone
      Windows

      A full version game for iphone

      -
      No votes yet
      • Complete Anatomy

        5.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Free App for Medical Students

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Packed with cool features, Quizzes and interactive features
        • CONS: Emphasis on in app purchases, Software may need to be downloaded separately
      • Stellarium

        0.11.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        See stars, planets and nebulae in real time

        7
        625 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
      • TuxMath

        2.0.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        May the force of math be with you!

        7
        266 votes
        • PROS: Educational and fun, Lots of levels, Deals with easy and advanced math
        • CONS: A bit repetitive, Graphics could be better
      • LEGO Digital Designer

        4.2.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Be reminded of your youth with these virtual lego bricks

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

        Basic 9.1

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free Computer-Based Flash Card Software for Educational Needs

        5
        29 votes
        • PROS: There are dozens of educational categories to choose from., A free trial version is available before committing to a purchase.,
        • CONS: Not all features are available in the freeware variant., Some graphics and interactive features may appear to be slightly outdated. ,
      • Big City Adventures - San Francisco

        1.0.0.4

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A trial version PC games program for Windows

        7
        174 votes
        • TVexe TV 5.0

          TVexe TV HD

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Watch live world TV stations for free, Music, News, Educational Sport + more.

          7
          17 votes
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