Best apps for school
Best apps for school

The best apps to keep you on track this school year

Nowadays, there are apps for just about everything. With the start of the school year comes back-to-school jitters, stress and for some, anxiety. The best way to prevent this is to get yourself organized – Why not with the best apps to keep you on track? We’ve pulled together a list of some of our favourite apps to ensure you maximize efficiency and stay on track throughout the school year.

myHomework Student Planner

  • Track your classes, homework, tests and assignments
  • A replacement for a paper student planner or agenda
  • The perfect homework helper
  • Ability to sync your homework and add reminders
  • Works on your phone, tablet or desktop
  • Available for Android and iOS

SimpleMind+ Mind Mapping

  • Create mind maps on your phone, tablet or desktop
  • Helps to get your creative juices flowing 
  • Mind maps can help you visually brainstorm and organize all your thoughts 
  • Available for Android and iOS

Quizlet Flashcards & Learning

  • Make your flashcards digital
  • A great way to study for quizzes and tests
  • Create your own flashcards or choose from the database filled with 21+ million flashcards in all subjects
  • Quizlet is the easiest way to study and practice whatever you’re learning 
  • Share your flashcards with friends and classmates 
  • Available for Android and iOS
Best apps for school
Best apps for school


  • A note-taking tool that makes it super easy to save and review all your notes
  • You can input typed notes or scan handwritten notes
  • You can add to-do lists, photos, images, web pages or audio AND everything is searchable
  • The ability to take notes in a variety of formats and organize them any way you want 
  • Syncs with all your devices, so you can take it wherever you go 
  • Gives you the tools to keep your work effortlessly organized 
  • Available for Android and iOS


  • Save time and hard drive space by safely keeping all your documents in the cloud
  • A central place for all your work 
  • Get to all your different projects in a timely manner
  • Has a built in document scanner to save and share your work, right from your phone
  • Easily share your large files, including photos and videos
  • Collaborate on projects and stay up to date with your team members
  • Get live updates on shared files to see when someone makes a change or leaves a comment 
  • Ability to share files with anyone, even if they don’t have a Dropbox account 
  • Access your files anywhere and at anytime 
  • Backup all your files and share them with others
  • Available for Android and iOS
Best apps for school
Best apps for school

We hope that this helps ease the transition as you head back to school. It’s such a great feeling knowing you are heading into a new school year as prepared and organized as you can possibly be. Whether you are in high school, college or university, there are so many tools today to help get you to where you want to be. We’re happy to be part of your back-to-school journey! Good luck 🙂