Editor’s note: Mario Armstrong is HLN’s digital lifestyle contributor. He breaks down complex technological concepts to help people incorporate the latest gadgets, applications, and digital devices into their lives.
Evernote : A free software application - I LOVE THIS for high school & college students.
Create notebooks for each class with all your notes, audio of lectures and images
Create notebooks for each subject
Access your notes on pc, laptop, smartphone, tablet
Sync your notebooks so all your devices are up to date
Cost: Free for Basic, Premium service = $45.00 per year
tutor.com : Online tutoring for middle and high school students! Anytime you need help with your homework, no matter what you're studying. Connect to a professional online tutor for as long as you want. Your tutor helps you work through your homework problems, step by step, until you're finished with your assignment. My mom is a teacher and she approves!
Tutors are available 24/7
No appointments to make
No learning centers to drive to
Every session is archived, so you can review or replay them later
myHomework : Allows you to track your classes, homework and projects so you will never forget an assignment or miss a test again.
Cost: Free for basic functions, $2 for full-app functions
Dictionary.com: A dictionary and thesaurus right at your fingertips. It will only set you back $2.99 but might come in handy more than you think.
What app would you suggest as a "must download" for students?
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