The developers of these 16 apps and games have gone above and beyond to create great apps...
Tyngsborough, MA (PRWEB) January 06, 2016
Balefire Labs, Inc -- provider of online, PreK-12, learning app and game reviews for teachers and parents-- announced today the Award Winners for the Best Kids’ Educational Apps and Games of 2015.
"We're pleased to announce the best educational apps and games of 2015," said Karen L. Mahon, Ed.D., President and Founder of Balefire Labs. "The developers of these 16 apps and games have gone above and beyond to create great apps that have high quality instructional and usability design and that teachers can be confident using in the classroom. We hope this list will help teachers and parents as they pursue using education technology products effectively with their students and children.”
Balefire Labs published more than 1,200 expert reviews of apps and games in 2015, bringing their total number of reviewed products to more than 4,900. The award winning apps earned scores that put them in the top 2% of all apps reviewed, according to Balefire Labs’ research-based evaluation rubric.
The 2015 award winners include:
2nd Grade Math: Common Core State Standards education skills mastery game for children (FULL) – From LogTera, Inc.
3rd Grade Math: Common Core State Standards education skills mastery game for children (FULL) – From LogTera, Inc.
PocketPhonics Stories – From Apps in My Pocket, Ltd.
Rocket Math Addition – From Rocket Math
Rocket Math Multiplication – From Rocket Math
Memrise: learn languages free – From Memrise
Door 24 Plus – From Curriculum Associates, LLC
Spot ‘n Spell – From WebTeam Corporation
CandyBot – From the Learning Transformation Group at Virginia Tech
Math Planet Pro – From Playpower Labs, LLC
Leonardo’s Cat – From StoryToys
Woot Math – From Simbulus
The Room – From Fireproof Games
The Room Two – From Fireproof Games
The Room Three – From Fireproof Games
Gracie & Friends Lemonade Stand – From First 8 Studios at WGBH
To see the full list of winners, with links, click here.
About Balefire Labs, Inc.
Based in Tyngsborough, Mass., Balefire Labs, Inc. is a provider of tools and services that foster a child's learning & achievement. Launched in 2013, the online service provides parents and teachers objective evaluations of PreK-12 educational apps and games, based on rigorous, scientifically-validated criteria. It is the only service available that uses objective criteria and makes its evaluation process transparent to parents and teachers so they have peace of mind. Balefire Labs, Inc. accepts no payments for reviews. Access to all reviews is free with registration.