Creation Inspiration: Hour of Code

Hour of Code

Computer Science Education Week starts today! Join tens of millions of students in 180+ countries around the world and spend 1 hour with code. This brief introduction to computer science is designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics.   Creating with TinyTap is a soft introduction to Computer Science. It familiarizes students with the concept of mobile app development, fosters their creativity, and hones their design skills – all in an unintimidating and user-friendly app. … Read More

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TinyTap announces a redesign to help older learners create their own educational apps

All Grown Up

TinyTap is growing up! The popular game creation app is “graduating preschool” and re-launching as a powerful, fast educational platform suitable for all ages. Now anyone can create and learn with TinyTap’s interactive lessons – all with their own photos, videos and voice.    The Big TinyTap Redesign introduction from Tiny Tap on Vimeo.   The mobile app – which originally boasted a childish interface and appealed to a young audience – is coming of age and realizing its potential as an advanced e-teaching … Read More

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Step Up Your Game: Tutorial of Easy Ways to Enhance Your TinyTap App

TinyTap Tutorial

When it comes to making an app with TinyTap, there are a few quick tricks that can take your creation to the next level. We’ve demonstrated some easy ways to step up your game, if you will, in a series of mini video tutorials. Take a look at these tips and go add that professional touch to your TinyTap masterpiece.   Set any picture as your background  Change the background of your text Remove white background from an image Flip … Read More

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category: Create an App, How To, New features
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Weekly Prizes for Best TinyTap Apps – All August Long!

AugustApps newsletter

With the 2014-2015 school year around the corner, teachers everywhere are searching for dynamic new ways to present their lessons and engage their students. While the material might not change dramatically from year to year (2 plus 2 still equals 4), students’ attention spans and standards surely do.   Fortunately, you don’t need to be a techie in order to digitize your lessons. And you don’t need a big budget in order to afford the program to do so. In fact, … Read More

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Lights, Camera, ACTION! Add video to your TinyTap learning app!

Video

A learning app is only as valuable as it’s ability to engage students. So we are proud to announce that TinyTap’s newest version allows authors to reel players in with a feature more dynamic than ever: video. Now app creators can use content from YouTube to teach their lesson and then reinforce the material with intermittent activities, like questions and puzzles. Easier for educators, more stimulating for students … What are you waiting for? Create a learning app with video … Read More

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category: Guide, How To, New features, News, Video
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6 Creative Ways to Use TinyTap

Whether you’re a kid, parent, illustrator, or even just a passionate world traveler wanting to share your personal stories, the creative possibilities are endless on TinyTap. Here are just a few of the many amazing things you can do with TinyTap!   Become a Math Pro   I don’t know about you, but Math class is one of our most dreaded memories from childhood. TinyTap can help turn tedious math lessons into fun games! Hundreds of kids are already using TinyTap … Read More

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