Education

Give your skills a boost and make your work more productive with the best Mac apps for education. From language learning apps, e-Books, and note-taking tools to typing tutors, task-management services, and sketching apps, we choose the best education software to keep your knowledge growing.

2.2
Psykinematix GPU
Psykinematix GPU

5.0

Visual psychophysics teaching tool (was Psykinematix).
$750.00
10.11
3D-XplorMath
3D-XplorMath

4.8

Explore mathematical objects and processes.
Free
3.4.3
Abscissa
Abscissa

5.0

Make 2D-plots from data.
Free
1.15
Hacker Translator
Hacker Translator

4.4

Translate words into hackerspeak.
Free
2.0.1
Babylon
Babylon

0.7

Translates single words, text, phrases, and expressions.
$99.00
5.2
Task List
Task List

5.0

Assignment tracking and management for students.
Free
1.5.1
Nuku
Nuku

4.8

Personal Japanese tutor.
Free
5.0.0
DX ToolBox
DX ToolBox

3.5

Gather web-based information on solar and geomagnetic conditions.
$24.99
2.3
Where is M13?
Where is M13?

4.0

Milky way multi-dimensional illustrator.
Free
3.1.6
Diogenes
Diogenes

4.3

Tool for searching/browsing ancient Latin and Greek texts.
Free
8.7.465
Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary
Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

4.5

Dictionary with usage info and real-voice pronunciation.
Free
1.0.7
Voluminous
Voluminous

1.8

Find/download free public-domain books online.
$29.95
1.9
CPlot
CPlot

5.0

Function plotter.
Free
0.6.2
K3DSurf
K3DSurf

4.8

A mathematical 3D surface generator.
Free
2.0
Geo-Calc
Geo-Calc

4.5

Comprehensive geometry calculator.
$14.99
1.1.2
iTranslate
iTranslate

4.0

Translate from German to English or German to French.
Free
0.2.4
PEMDAS
PEMDAS

4.4

Scientific calculator.
Free
5.6.2.0
Crossword Wizard
Crossword Wizard

5.0

Create puzzles with color graphics, and more.
$49.95
1.7
LatinEdit
LatinEdit

5.0

Assists transcription/translation of docs between Latin and English.
Free
2.1
Keep Your Word
Keep Your Word

2.0

Helps you learn new languages.
$34.96
2.4
Amazon Search
Amazon Search

0.0

Search Amazon, including its international sites.
Free
1.0.2
MathPlot
MathPlot

4.5

Everyday math problem solver.
Free
1.0
Baby Animals Match
Baby Animals Match

5.0

Premium memory game for preschoolers.
Free
2.0.1
Speak N Spell
Speak N Spell

2.9

Practice spelling skills.
Free
3.6.0
Math Practice
Math Practice

3.5

Practice math skills.
Free
2.1.2
NP Worksheets
NP Worksheets

5.0

Create math worksheets for kids.
$17.99
3.7
LoCAD
LoCAD

5.0

Design and simulate digital circuits.
Free
2.0b8
anAtlas X
anAtlas X

4.6

Atlas locates places on Earth.
Free
5.0.7
SnapGene
SnapGene

0.0

Molecular biology software.
$1195.00
25
Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum
Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum

3.7

25th-anniversary edition of classic typing tutor.
$29.99
3.3
Mercury
Mercury

5.0

Crystal structure visualisation and exploration.
Free
2.1
iElements
iElements

4.3

Periodic table reference resource.
$1.99
2.5.0
Spanish Vocab
Spanish Vocab

3.0

A fun way to practice your Spanish vocabulary.
Free
0.9
EarthGlobe X
EarthGlobe X

4.4

OpenGL-rendered desktop globe.
Free
9.1.1
TV Streams
TV Streams

0.5

The easy way to watch television.
Free
3.6
Extended Plugin
Extended Plugin

5.0

REALbasic plug-in adds new data types.
Free
1.1
libraryofbabel.info resource locator
libraryofbabel.info resource locator

5.0

Locate text from any website in the library of babel.
Free
1.0.2
Symbolic Calculator
Symbolic Calculator

3.5

Math app with full-featured algebra capabilities.
$2.99
1.3
Matriosity
Matriosity

0.0

Generate 12-tone matrices for use in serial music.
Free
1.0.1
Duck
Duck

4.7

Novelty quacking duck icon.
Free
203-1X
Image SXM
Image SXM

0.0

Load, display, and analyze scanning-microscope images.
Free
1.1.3
Novus Scan
Novus Scan

4.0

Check documents for plagiarism against other documents on your Mac.
$15.99
2.9.2
MacDICT X
MacDICT X

3.4

Search a growing number of dictionaries for English words.
Free
1.1
Mathemagics
Mathemagics

0.0

Learn to do arithmetic quickly and easily.
$2.99
2.0.0
TITrans
TITrans

5.0

A free, web-based text translation assistant.
Free
2.1
Ultra Translator
Ultra Translator

5.0

Online translator drawing from three translation services.
$1.99
1.7.0
AmplifX
AmplifX

5.0

Aid for molecular biologists.
Free
2.6.5
Math Practice
Math Practice

5.0

Simple math fact review.
Free