Yuzu eTextbooks and Digital Education Content // Yuzu™ by Barnes & Noble lets you organize, read, and annotate your reading right in the palm of your hand—making the experience of learning simple and gratifying.
Edmodo // Edmodo takes learning beyond the classroom by providing a free, safe place for teachers and students to connect and collaborate—anytime, anywhere. Specifically designed for Windows 8.1, this app includes the full suite of features found on the Edmodo website as well as integrations with core Windows 8.1 tablet functionality, such as live tiles, split screen, and charms.
Core Score // is a free educational app that provides students with practice math questions created for the Common Core State Standards, while allowing teachers the ability to monitor student performance and usage with ease.
ClassPolicy // is a next generation classroom management solution for Windows 8 devices delivered as a cloud service. With ClassPolicy, teachers are empowered to lead their students to effectively utilize technology for learning. - Eliminate distractions by restricting web and application access - Orchestrate your class by automating the sequence of your lesson plan - Gauge understanding by quick polling students throughout the lesson
eBackpack // Assign, Collect, Review, Annotate, and Return student work easily with eBackpack. Supports Offline Access to your assignments! Integrates with your calendar. Now with multimedia PDF, layered PDF, annotation edit, voice, and video capabilities
Splashtop Whiteboard // Splashtop Whiteboard allows teachers and students to turn their mobile device into an interactive white board. Once connected to their computer over Wifi, they can watch Flash media with fully synchronized video and audio, control PC and Mac applications then annotate lesson content all from the mobile device. Now interact with students at their desk or teach from all four corners of the class!
AppSwitch // With AppSwitch for Windows 8, it’s easy to find replacement apps for those you have on your Apple iOS, Google Android or BlackBerry device. Just search for your old app and be presented with a list of alternative apps available for Windows 8.