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Block distracting apps and sites with AppBlock!

There is always so much going on on a computer or smartphone that it can be difficult to stay focused.  AppBlock is here to help you keep distractions at bay! With a few simple taps, you can effortlessly block apps on your phone. Once blocked, these apps can’t be opened, and their notifications won’t interrupt […]

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MathPapa Offers Step-by-Step Algebra Help

With abstract letters and other symbols representing numbers in formulas and equations, algebra can certainly send any individual into a sea of math confusion. And for persons with learning disabilities like dyscalculia, a learning disorder that affects a person’s ability to understand number-based information and math, the struggle can be even more pronounced. MathPapa is […]

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Activator is First Fully Integrated iPhone Braille Solution

Braille is a system of touch reading and writing for individuals who are low vision, blind or deaf-blind. First introduced in the early 1800s, the braille system consists of characters in which raised dots represent the letters of the alphabet. From embossed paper to braille displays and notetakers, there are many ways to use braille […]

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Colgate Hum Kids Smart Toothbrush

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the Rainbow Smart Toothbrush, which helps teach children good brushing habits.  Another smart toothbrush that is available is the Hum Kids Smart Toothbrush from Colgate.  The Hum Smart Toothbrush and app teach children to brush better with fun games. As I stated in the previous post, here’s […]

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RainbowSmart Learn and Grow

Supporting a child’s personal, social, and emotional development has many benefits for his or her health and happiness.  Children can communicate better, display empathy, and understand their feelings.  RainbowSmart Learn and Grow is an award-winning app that supports parents in helping their children become self-reflective and emotionally intelligent. According to the app’s description: “RainbowSmart App […]

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Learning Games for Toddlers

If you’re looking for a fun, interactive way for your child to learn ABCs, check out the Learning Games for Toddlers app.  The app’s ABC Puzzles are the “perfect” gentle introduction to letter names, shapes, and spelling. While using this app, toddlers and preschoolers learn to recognize letter names, build familiarity with shapes of uppercase […]