iTrace for the iPad Teaches Handwriting to Tech Savvy Children

By on Jan 17, 2013 at 1:53 pm

iTracePenmanship practice for kids of all ages comes to the iPad with the immediate launch of iTrace on iOS. Guided by adaptive visual hints and gentle narration, children can learn to write letters, numbers, and words by using their fingers to trace each shape. Children can play the app’s fun picture matching game as they complete each exercise. Children from around the globe can now learn the basics of handwriting from the comfort and familiarity of a tablet device.

Developed under the guidance of seasoned educational professionals and tested by almost 100 students, iTrace uses the iPad’s touch screen to teach children the basics of writing. Numbers, uppercase and lowercase letters, words, and even the student’s own name are all on the menu in this unique edutainment experience. With support for multiple players, the app saves the entire history of each player, ensuring that their individual progress is clearly documented and celebrated with the app’s collection of exciting visual rewards.

“iTrace is an exciting and interactive way for children of all ages to learn and perfect their writing skills,” said Michael Bogorad, CEO of DevPocket, Inc. “Creating a fun yet educational environment for children is one of the most important concerns for any parent and our app achieves this in a simple, engaging, and rewarding manner. We’re excited for both parents and children to play with iTrace together and learn the vital skill of writing in a fun and engaging manner!”


  • 600+ different rewards
  • 50 animated objects
  • Supports multiple players
  • Saves the entire history of each child’s progress
  • Supports multiple methods of writing the same letters
  • A simple switch adjusts the entire system for left-handed kids

iTrace for the iPad is available for $3.99 from the App Store.


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