MarkBook is assessment software for schools looking to computerise their reporting process. Teachers can download their classes from a central Markbook database, track results and produce students' reports.
Anki is an open-source electronic flashcard program for self-study. It uses a spaced-repetition algorithm to enhance retention of study materials. It tracks your success and determines when to review specific cards accordingly.
Berlitz Learning System - Japanese & Mandarin Chinese is a suite of software to aid learning Japanese and Mandarin Chinese. There are two applications, Berlitz Learning System and Berlitz Before you Know it Flash Cards.
Backpack is an application that will synchronize information with the Blackboard software suite. It has the ability to schedule tasks and organize information from teachers. (IE documents, tests, schedules, class policies, etc...
With this software you can learn and train for the exam of the French highway code. It's composed of : the highway code itself, many questions with their answers, training tests... You can visualize your progresses on a graph.
French application to make activities for young children. There is 1250 images that can be use to build A4 sheet with illustrations. These sheet can be printed and duplicated for use in classroom by teachers.
This software is used in many German schools. Cornelsen is one of the biggest Germen editors for school books. This software is availble for grade 5 to 10. It is one of these pieces of commercial learning software that used to make schools stick to Windows. Therefor it is very nice to see that wine changes this.
Very capable program to teach Morse code, CW, using the proven Koch method. After the basics are acquired it will allow the student to increase speed of copying code and practice under varying "band conditions" of signal strength and noise.
Groundschool is an FAA Written Test preparation application for a wide variety of FAA licenses. The software uses a database of the FAA exam questions and figures with known answers and explanations. This allows a user to study for the exam by not just memorizing the multiple choice answers but learn why the answer is the correct one for a question.
An "A+ Certification Test Preparation Program" cd that provides practice tests from both the Core Hardware and Core OS tests. It allows you to review the major "domains" of both parts of the A+ certification test. It includes a Custom Test Genator and Simulated A+ Certification Tests.
A graphical organizer/visual thinking tool, used in many k-12 schools. Inspiration creates graphical webs and diagrams will then convert them to linear/text based outlines at the click of a button. Has many other exciting features. (I use it in my 7th grade language arts classroom.)
This application is a multi-language learning program that teaches you any language you may want to speak from Arabic to Zulu. This program includes multiple tools to learning a language of your choice. The program has three "R's" used to learning a language at your own pace. The three "R's" are:
JamGuru is a song-teaching tool like no other. Use a real guitar to play-along with high-quality tablature and specially-produced audio recordings while JamGuru listens and provides valuable feedback on your performance so you can learn your favorite songs quicker and easier.
JFC is a Japanese flash card program. It can be considered as a sister program to JWPce, a basic Japanese word processor for Windows, and it shares some of the same program files with JWPce if installed.
This is an english application for Children, teens, and adults interested in learning the German language. The company making the software appears to be defunct. The application depends on acrobat reader (ver4.5) for displaying the help files and uses Quicktime version 5.0 for video/audio playback.
Letter Chase Typing Tutor is a typing program aimed at all abilities. As well as acting as a stand-alone application, it can be used over networks making it suitable for use in schools and college's as well as business.
A language learning package which includes a flash card application with made sets and a builder, a dictionary, and a picture dictionary. Available for dozens of destination languages and several source languages.
Looking Glass™ is an interactive physics package that helps students visualize and understand the effects of optical components on light rays. While creating and exploring their own lenses and mirrors, students encounter the core concepts in optics. Looking Glass™ was designed for use in high school and college physics courses.
This educational software is edited by a German school book company. It is written for pupils in forms 5+6 (aged 10-12). In different units and exercises, the user is guided to perform different types of fraction calculus.
Mediator 8's icon-based editing allows you to drag-and-drop your way to Flash™, HTML and interactive CD's quicker than with any other web or multimedia tool. Combine text, images, sounds and videos. Apply transitions and interactivity -no programming needed! Then simply use the "one click" export to Flash™, HTML or CD-Rom.
Memostation is educational software using principle of spaced repetition. Its algorithm is based on Ebbinghauss forgetting curve which predicts a forgetting rate of piece of information. Memostation is taking care of reminding you informations that you don't forget it.
Mind Mapping is quite common nowadays - not only at schools. This commercial tools is well known by Windows users as it was spread to schools for free: The reduced SMART edition could be downloaded by teachers, pupils still have to buy the thing. Some free alternatives to MindManager: There is VYM, KDissert and Freemind. Most of those are available for several platforms.
Neuron is the ToolBook Runtime (playback) engine with the extra ability to show itself within a Browser window. It can run toolbook-applications in its own windhttp://kb.sumtotalsystems.com/community_kb_tb_display.asp?id=P2530ow.
Ocean is a popular and free searchable library of the world's religious writings and contains over 1,000 books from 10 global religions. It is available in English, Spanish, German, French, Dutch, Russian, and Portuguese. CDs of this application may be ordered at $5 each to "anywhere on the planet" from the main site.
Principle Data Systems School Management Software is one of few completely web-based school administration solutions that offers a completely integrated suite of tools for private and independent schools. No client needed. Administrators and teachers simply login using a username and password, which determines each user's level of access.
Phase6 is a program to learn, memorize and transfer vocabulary of almost every possible language to long-term memory. It is based on scientific research and increases the benefits of flash card based learning. The program can be used for other terms such as formulas, too.
Readmaster Plus is an educational application used by homeschoolers and private Christian schools. It is a suite of modules including "Math Builder", "Readmaster", "Word Builder", "Typemaster", and a database that runs it all.
This next-generation school management software is totally integrated into one database on the web. A school management solution that embraces the varied needs of administration, staff, teachers, parents and students. "Gradebook, and taking attendance is a breeze. No more averaging!"
For many software products - like Oracle - you can get certified. A lot of the exams questions are multible-choise. For preparation purposes you can buy sample questions which make the test preparation a lot easer. Unfortunately most for this software group can only run on MS- but not any longer!
Typing tutor which guarantees solid typing skills and can help you increase your typing speed. The course is suitable for both novices who are eager to learn the correct hand positioning and fingering, and for beginner typists who are concerned about their typing speed and accuracy.
Worksheet generator for handwriting for teachers. Has several fonts similar to D'Nealian, Zaner-Bloser, Getty & Dubay and Handwriting Without Tears in both manuscript and cursive styles. Worksheets can be made with or without rule lines. Rule lines only apply to included fonts. Extra fonts installed on system cannot have lines added. All included fonts can be generated in dotted trace, solid or shaded styles. Worksheets can also include graphics.
This is a learning Software for people who wants to learn for example english. Their is a video tutor, voice recognition, personal learning planer, vocabulary trainer, grammatic trainer, audio CD's for on the way. It is for the levels A1 to B2.
Part of the "Language, Proof and Logic" suite of instructional software for introductory logic courses. Lets you manipulate a blocks worlds and write sentences in first-order language, and evaluate their truth in the worlds.
This is a CD that accompanies the text of the same name, by Davi-Ellen Chabner. It provides definitions and pronunciations for all words in the text, and copies of all images and diagrams in the text. It also includes a number of animations and six games.
Touchone Self-Study Audio is a software developed by Cambridge University and published to accompany Touchone Student's Book for listen conversations, exercises, and record your voice to compare with the computer.
Virtual Physics Laboratory was written as an aid to teachers and students of physics. It is not intended to replace practical work in a school laboratory, nor is it meant to displace the use of text books (or teachers!). This software library serves to illustrate and animate most of the topics taught in a modern physics curriculum. Some of the animations and virtual experiments go beyond what is required at school, but are included to stretch the more able pupils.
VisualLogic is an educational app used by many colleges to teach students how to begin programming. The language is purely visual in that mostly you point and click and then edit any parameters related to the function. The graphic capabilities of the language are based on logo and no direct access to hardware is permitted.