Reader enables students to collaboratively annotate literature and textbooks online. Each student in a class takes notes and writes down questions on the website, as if they were annotating a physical book. Annotations from classmates are shared in real-time with all students – Reader is a forum for online student discussion.
Spruce is a web application that adds vocabulary definitions, accessibility features and more to classic literature. Spruce offers over 40 classic novels, integrates with Pearson and saves vocabulary to Evernote.TechCrunch | Spruce Crowned The Disrupt SF 2013 Hackathon Grand Prize Winner (Darrell Etherington)