For anyone in education, September always comes around too fast. It means huddling over books for another term, and late-night homework. It only makes sense to get kitted up for the long winter ahead. Whether you are returning to university, or a parent preparing your child for their kindergarten debut, these back-to-school gadgets should make that dreamy distinction come true.
For the Little Ones
The dokiWatch provides 3G video calling and location tracking, meaning you can always check up on your child.
Who doesn’t love Lego? With this lunch box, your kid can display their constructive instincts with pride.
Speaking of lunch, the Sphero SPRK should add some remote-control fun to break time.
In case you hadn’t noticed, Pokémon is cool again — so your child will be the envy of their class with this backpack.
Staying hydrated is pretty essential during class, and this reusable juice box can withstand endless abuse.
For the Undergrads
Macbooks make great note-taking machines, and this tiny peripheral can double your flash storage.
MacBook Sleeve Plus Stand
It is also worthwhile protecting your Macbook; this stylish sleeve doubles as a stand.
This neat little accessory puts hand-written notes right next to your digital workflow.
For the Flatmates
When space is at a premium, this bike stand provides secure storage for your wheels.
By keeping your clothes neatly folded, ThreadStax lets you pull and go without making a mess.
This kitchen organization system uses Ziplock bags to keep food fresh and easy to find.
No student apartment is complete without a console or two. The new Playstation 4 is both powerful and affordable.
For the Last-Minute Crammers
With deadlines looming, caffeine is your friend. The Minipresso lets you make great espressos whenever they are needed.
To ensure your beverage isn’t spilt over precious work, the Conester provides a safe resting spot for your mug.
When all else fails, the HOKU lamp’s natural light might just trick your brain into staying awake.