What if you want a special app that can meet the learning needs of your particular students and in your particular teaching setting, app store is probably not the place to look for it, you need to design it yourself. Yes you can create your own educational apps thanks to a variety of web platforms that can provide you with the necessary tools to develop your apps. The process is is simple and, in many cases, can be as easy as drag and drop. You also do not need any coding or programming knowledge to set about creating your apps.
Below are some of the platforms that you can use to create your educational apps. Check them out and share with us if you have other suggestions.
I learned about this awesome app development tool from Fractuslearning. Cleverize allows you to create your own custom apps in no time and with no programming required at all! Just choose interaction formats, enter contents, set the app design and with one click generate your apps.
This is a cool web tool that enables users to easily and instantly build a rich content based app. Just paste in the URL of the website you have and then start customizing it app the way you want. You can add images, videos...etc. The free version is ad supported but there is a paid version with no ads.
iBuildApp is the established “do it yourself” platform to make iPhone/Android apps, with no coding required. The self service web platform provides easy way for any organization to create their own mobile (iPhone, iPad, Android, Symbian, Win Mobile, Blackberry) applications and publishing materials.Creating a mobile app with iBuildapp is absolutely free. You can have an app published within minutes.