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.
- Tutorial: How to share your app developed with App Inventor?
A tutorial explaining step-by-step how to share your apps developed with App Inventor is available here (in Brazilian Portuguese).
- Smart Bathtub with Bluetooth
The app, built with App Inventor and Arduino, can control the bathtub to heat and fill water and keep water warm, it can also do all these in specified time.
- App Inventor移动应用开发
Video tutorials for App Inventor.
- App Inventor轻松学
Videos of how to make apps using App Inventor.
- App Inventor MOOC
A university MOOC that teaches App Inventor and Android development. Link does not work with HTTPS:// but can be accessed at http://mooc.study.163.com/learn/ZHEDACHENGYUAN-1000132000?tid=1000188000#/learn/announce
- 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 […]