App Inventor for Educators
This is an educational community for MIT App Inventor educators. It is intended as a common online area to share ideas, resources, and find answers to questions. While there are many great resources and information on the App Inventor site, this site is a place specifically geared towards educational discussion and resource sharing.
Jose Luis Núñez, Seville, Spain
Star App Inventor Educator
Periodically, we will highlight an educator who demonstrates exemplary work with App Inventor.
Jose Luis Núñez is a secondary school computer science teacher, IT coordinator at the IES Isbilya in Seville, certified pentester and an enthusiast of using IT for education. He is also one of the MIT Master Trainers in Mobile Computing.
- 17Coding Teach Site
Teaching site with tutorials, sample apps, and starter lessons for App Inventor.
- Chinese App Inventor Blog: 老巫婆的博客
Weibo and Sina blogs with Chinese App Inventor tutorials. Weibo: http://weibo.com/92767093?is_hot=1 Sina: http://blog.sina.com.cn/u/1646365593
- App Inventor Taiwan Resource Site
Various links to App Inventor tutorials, news, competitions, and other resources in Chinese.
- Profe TIC Spanish App Inventor Video Tutorials
Spanish Youtube videos that teach how to create App Inventor projects. Updated fairly recently as of February 2017.
- Game: Rock Paper Scissors Tutorial
This game a rock-paper-scissors game, the user make a choice of Rock, Paper or Scissors while the other player in the app makes a choice as well and the result is displayed together.
- How to make 16 million colors
A recent blog post by Felicia Kamriani called Hue New?(ref#1) inspired an idea shared by a high school teacher during a recent Android App Freestyle(ref#2)which gave birth to the MakeColors tool(ref#3). The simple tool helps learners to understand the RGB color system(ref#4) and gives creatives the ability to generate all of the 16,777,216 possible colors. Using the slider component, MakeColors expands the color palette in the MIT App Inventor beyond the built-in 14-color and 70-color palettes. […]
- Welcome to our new educator site!
As a way to build an educational community around teaching App Inventor, we are launching this site. We hope that this site will be a vehicle for resources, questions, conversations, and collaboration for App Inventor educators. By moving the conversation to this separate site, we hope you can focus on what is important to you as an educator using this tool. Please feel free to post in the forums, add your own resources, and tell […]