Family Circle – 10 Best Apps for Students

My approach to tech and teenagers is a twist on the old standby, “If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.” In other words, I load the smartphones and tablets they refuse to unhand with apps meant to make them smarter. Here are some A+ suggestions.

By Christina Tynan-Woo

StudyBlue

This app offers millions of subject-specific flash cards created by teachers and users—plus the ability to easily create unique ones to flip through onscreen. Bottom line: less time messing with markers and index cards, more time actually studying.