Staff picks: From math to writing, these apps make learning fun

Kids are drawn to shiny, colorful, interactive smartphones and tablets just like their parents. That’s why I asked some of our employees who work with children to recommend their favorite apps for learning.

#TechTuesday: 4 apps that make learning fun

Does your child dread math? There’s an app for that. Need help with her focus and memory? There’s an app for that too. With the hundreds of educational apps available, however, it can be challenging to find the right ones. That’s why I love finding lists of best apps to help with this or that.

#TechTuesday: Photo Touch apps aim to help children learn through sight, sound and touch

Language comes so naturally to many of us. But for some kids, communication is a struggle. Parents and speech therapists have to wrestle with these kids to practice their language skills. And lots of repetition is the key to success. Akron Children’s speech pathologist Lisa Gonidakis recommends these Photo Touch #apps to help your child enhance her speech and language skills.