Wondering how to level up your students' learning experiences in the classroom? Apparently, there are a lot of educational technologies that you can make use of for your learning activities. And more importantly, they can also make learning much more engaging!

Educational technology, usually shortened as EdTech, is currently highly increasing in demand in the market. In the past decade, its global investment has risen from $500 million to $16.1 billion.

A huge leap, isn't it? That's why we think that using EdTech tools for your classroom is worth trying!

If you're a beginner and still searching for the right EdTech tools, here are our 5 highly-recommended tools:

1. Assemblr EDU

Want to make your students' learning experiences much livelier? You can start by using Assemblr EDU!

Video by Assemblr World (YouTube)

As an AR-based educational platform, Assemblr EDU allows you to create your own 3D and AR learning materials—simply by using the Simple Editor or Classic Editor. Choose among thousands of 2D and 3D objects, and insert images, videos, and texts to color up your lessons—as easy as drag and drop!

With Assemblr EDU, you can create interactive learning materials, presentations, or even mini-games. Even better, you can bring them to life—all in your smartphone. When in a hurry, you can also use hundreds of pre-made AR learning materials and use them right away!

But then, you might ask, "Why should I bother using AR?"

Here's the answer: Statistics reveal that 70% of students believe AR can improve their learning experiences—due to its interactivity and impressive visuals. As the fact states, you might want to start using it for your students.

2. Kahoot!

Having a test can be frightening for your students, but not anymore with Kahoot!. It redefines what it means to have a quiz or test—of course, with much more fun and exciting experience.

Video by Kahoot! (YouTube)

In Kahoot!, you can create your own quiz—complete with slides, polls, puzzles, question types, and visuals to level up the looks. Alternatively, if you need more ideas, you can also make use of their question banks!

3. Prezi

Want to create an out-of-the-box presentation? Try using Prezi! It's the software to create digital presentations, which can highlight your information by zooming into each slide or sentence.

In terms of the visuals, Prezi will transform your presentations to be more effective, persuasive, and engaging. Just in case you're wondering how it works, here's an example:

Video by metatronLTD (YouTube)

4. Minecraft Education Edition

Are you familiar with the game Minecraft? Aside from being a game, it turns out that you can also use one of Minecraft's products for educational purposes: the Minecraft Education Edition.

Video by OMGcraft - Minecraft Tips & Tutorials! (YouTube)

Starting from STEM lessons to coding skills, your students can learn—literally just by playing games!

Minecraft Education Edition also provides a Survival Mode, which encourages students to learn how to survive by foraging for food, building shelters, and avoiding monsters or creatures.

It can be a super entertaining way for children to practice their creative and critical-thinking skills!

5. Pixton

Since 65% of the general population are visual learners, it's no doubt that utilizing engaging visuals to learn can be a great alternative. Among many visual-based learning alternatives, comic-based learning is also quite recommended.

With Pixton, you can turn your lessons into comics! To create in Pixton, you can simply choose among the given templates and create your own characters—complete with the text options as well.

Video by Pixton Comics (YouTube)

Nowadays, high-quality learning also comes from incorporating technologies. We believe that learning is far beyond a whiteboard or a textbook. While you can, let's maximize these technologies and create the best learning experience for your students!

In Assemblr EDU, we believe that everyone can transform education to be more fun and interactive, using augmented reality technology. Interested to unveil more possibilities for your learning activities? Download Assemblr EDU now, available in App Store and Play Store!