Top Must Have Technologies for Students

January 18, 2013

in Education, Ideas, Learning Technologies, Tools

Top Must-Have Technologies for Students

Today, the world has become very competitive and diverse, thanks to many cutting edge technological inventions, which keep on happening now and then. It has helped to advance each and every sector and industry including the educational arena. It helps the students to exchange ideas and information across and get an edge to their learning process. Classrooms today have become more advance with the explosion of smartphones, tablets and other technological tools. The technologies, which were considered as a major deterrent in the past in educational institutes, are now seen fostering measurable and real learning. Let’s find out some of the top technologies must have for the students.

Tablet Textbooks

The Tablet Textbooks could be called as a drag since it has reduced the weight of students’ backpacks to a great extent. You could also see Tablet Textbooks with dual screen from some e-textbook companies. The other tablets, which can fall into this category making your learning easy, include iPad and the Android devices. With these devices, students have got new wings at their back. An e-texbook manufacturing company called Chegg now gives such textbooks or tablets on rent, which helps students in their learning.

Note Taker

With this technological tool, like the Livescribe Echo Smartpen, students arm themselves with a cutting edge. It is basically an electronic pen, which helps your notes to speak for themselves. It holds a good amount of hours of audio and come along with a micro USB connector, which works perfectly with the dotted paper from Livescribe’s proprietary that helps you in recording the handwritten notes. It comes in two model- Pulse and Echo, which map the handwriting for transferring to your PC or your smartphone devices along with other web platforms like Facebook, Google Docs, Evernote or also over your email inbox. This smartpen also records the audio and play it back for you.

The Flashier Drives

This tool has become a must for students, which helps them to carry a huge amounts of data across anywhere in your pocket. Among the list of many, the flash drive called as LOK-IT Secure helps you in encrypting your data from malicious elements. The locking system in this particular USB carries a PIN, which you need to enter to access the data inside the drive. The keypad inside this storing device helps in entering the PIN to unlock your content. For students you miss the Transformer based folder holder, they now have a Ravage USB drive.

Easier Ebooks

Another vital technological tool, which could be called as a must is the Easier Ebooks. In fact, it could be called as the secret weapon for countless high school students, which has been replacing other devices or applications. It helps the students to caches various academic content for their offline reviews. Using this device, you could access a wide range of subjects, right from finding the research papers to other academic content over subjects like Biology, computer science, medical sciences and Economics. You could also get a complete support for things like study questions and quiz.

The smartphones

The various smartphones available in the market could be another important technological tool must for the students. It not only helps in communicating with their friends and teachers but also have a wide range of academic tools and applications inside, which helps them in their learning process. Right from the iPhones to the Android based phones; smartphone also has become an integral part of student’s life.

Final word

Now, you could see the backpacks transforming as per the technological age. The student learning has become easy and modern with the help of a number of technologies. To get an extra edge in this competitive world, the students need to adapt the above technologies and make their learning fun and simple.

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