A new school year brings a whole new world of opportunities, assignments and social gatherings, but with so many different things on the go it can get pretty hectic and hard to keep track of. Organisation really is the key to success, and with the ability to organise your schedule or to do lists at the touch of the button, you can ensure that nothing ever gets forgotten! With so many different applications on your smartphone at your disposal, it's hard to know which one to go for. So to help with the back to school stresses and make it as easy as possible for you, here are 6 back to school apps to help you remember everything this school year!
#1. The Homework App
Managing your homework and keeping up to date with your coursework has never been so easy with the homework app. This colourful app will let you access all your homework and manage your busy school life at once. All you have to do is input your tasks and check out your calendar to stay on top of your assignments.
#2. Easy Bib
A lifesaver for those who are conducting university assignments and dissertations, there's no need to dread the laborious task of putting together a bibliography anymore as this app does the hard work for you. To get the correct citation all you need to do is scan the barcode on the back of the book and it creates the perfect citation. It's also completely free, it doesn't get much better than that!
#3. Mango Health
School life just gets in the way sometimes, making it all the more easy to forget to take your medication and keep track of your health. The app helps you take care of yourself by including what times you're due to take your medication, recording your weight, checking your blood pressure and much more. It will ensure you can stay on track for the healthiest year yet!
#4. Dragon Dictation
When you're in a lecture hall or a class it can often be hard to digest all the information quickly and jot it down on paper. If you hate taking notes by hand, or zone out after the first five minutes, Dragon Dictation is the app for you. This app uses voice recognition so you can dictate notes, emails and even text messages. Giving yourself more time to consolidate the information in your head, and do other things at the same time!
Let Brainscape create funky flashcards for you at the touch of a button. Long gone are the days of slaving away to create some by hand, Brainscape also cleverly works out which flash cards you're finding easy and which ones you're struggling with so they create an easy revision plan tailored to your requirements.
#6. Duo lingo
Wanting to learn a new language alongside school? Or trying to keep up in your French lessons? Whatever extra bit of help you need, Duolingo can help you fill in the gaps and learn languages in a fun and easy way. Duolingo offers help with Spanish, French and German, and the app turns studying into a series of games, with targets, achievements and reminders too.
You'll never forget a thing again this year if your phone is armed with these life saving apps. With all of your life recorded and tracked on your phone, you can spend more time getting on with enjoying your school year and social life! For future blogs keep an eye on the Home 2 Work Facebook page, Twitter and Google+ pages.