“The app store contains over 100,000 educational apps. Here at eSpark, we’ve identified the very best of these apps, narrowing to approximately 750 unique apps that appear in our curriculum. From there, we refine even further, identifying particular sets of 8-10 apps that meet individual student needs.”
One term that we often hear in education is “Online Learning Environment” or “Personal Learning Environment.” Some companies have made it their niche to be the PLE for the laptop-based Web, but what about the iPad? iPad management for school districts and students is really a mess (especially young students). Espark innovates iPad classroom deployment by being the classroom portal on the iPad, utilizing teacher and student data to create a one-stop-shop for apps, assessment, and achievement.