Top Time-Management Apps

Say goodbye to late homework and missed practices. These terrific time trackers, scheduling apps, and digital calendars can teach kids essential organization and time-management skills. We've gathered some of our favorite tools to help kids (and parents) struggling to stay on time. From simple timers for young kids figuring out their routines to complex productivity tools for busy tweens and teens, there's sure to be a handy app on this list for everyone. And for more great tools, don't forget our list of Apps, Games, and Websites That Promote 21st-Century Skills.

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Tico Timer - your fun timer for children! App Poster Image
Beautifully designed timer may ease transitions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
(2014)
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BFT - Bear Focus Timer App Poster Image
Simple timer breaks tasks into chunks, doesn't distract.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
(2018)
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FTVS HD - First Then Visual Schedule HD App Poster Image
Excellent multisensory scheduling for all kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
(2013)
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KazuTime App Poster Image
Puppies help kids master tasks, visualize time passing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
(2016)
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Happy Timer - Handy Timer App Poster Image
Simple Android timer tool can help kids keep on task.
Devices: Android
(2015)
(2013)
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Brili Routines App Poster Image
Feature-filled routine manager has timers, prompts, rewards.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
(2016)
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Homey - Chores and Allowance App Poster Image
Chore app is jam-packed with features, but also some bugs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
(2018)
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Pennybox - Pocket Money App Poster Image
Straightforward chore/reward app gets the job done.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
(2018)
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Morning Kids App Poster Image
Fun, incentive-driven tool for morning routines.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
(2014)
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Chore Pad App Poster Image
Productivity app lets families set own tasks and rewards.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
(2012)
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Time Timer App Poster Image
Easy, customizable timing in a handy tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
(2016)
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unGlue Kids App Poster Image
Limiting screen time second to learning healthy balance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
(2017)
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Choiceworks Calendar App Poster Image
Empowering calendar tool helps alleviate anxiety.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
(2014)
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Timers4Me - Timer & Stopwatch App Poster Image
Custom timers, stopwatches, and alarms for many uses.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
(2013)
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Purp To-Do List & Goal Tracker App Poster Image
Simple goal-setting app helps kids learn accountability.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
(2017)
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Bear in Mind App: To Do list, reminder, tasks App Poster Image
Cool tool keeps kids on task via lists, alarms, VIP list.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
(2017)
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myHomework Student Planner App Poster Image
Awesome app to keep track of homework and project deadlines.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
(2017)
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EpicWin App Poster Image
Gamified task tracker is fun to-do list but easily fudged.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
(2015)
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Forest: Stay focused, be present App Poster Image
Watch focus grow, have real-world impact with visual tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows Phone
(2016)
(2016)
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Freedom - Reduce Distractions App Poster Image
Fine site and app blocker, but nothing to motivate teens.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Apps for Windows
(2018)
(2017)
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Moment - Screen Time Tracker App Poster Image
Slick app needs full access to track device use, set limits.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
(2016)
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Streaks App Poster Image
Form or break habits, track progress daily with sleek tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
(2016)
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Visual Schedule Planner App Poster Image
Robust calendar tool may be overwhelming for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
(2015)
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Habitica: Gamified Task Manager App Poster Image
Better habits only a game away; has purchases, messages.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
(2015)
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Hatch - Stay Focused App Poster Image
Cute creature-hatching focus timer lacks fun incentives.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
(2018)
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iHomework 2 App Poster Image
Planner features ultra-detailed, flexible homework tracking.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac
(2016)
(2018)
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Remember The Milk App Poster Image
Multiplatform task list app makes organization easy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire
(2013)
(2012)
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WakeMe Social Alarm Clock App Poster Image
Video-based alarm and task reminders need adult oversight.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
(2017)
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Any.do: To-Do List, Calendar, Reminders & Tasks App Poster Image
Multi-function, powerful organizer best for teens, adults.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
(2017)
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Finish. The Procrastinator's To-Do List. App Poster Image
Solid tool breaks things down, signs you up for free offers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
(2015)
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