The demand for new school tech tools has never been stronger. More students are using iPads, laptops and Smartphones in and out of the classroom to boost their learning skills.

As if there weren’t enough reasons to shop for the latest gadgets and gizmos, back to school shopping is in full swing for parents and eager students. According to PriceGrabber’s first Back-to-School shopping survey, 68% plan to spend up to $500 this back-to-school shopping season.

To wake-up your kid’s sleepy summer brains and get them fully prepped for the new school year consider shopping for these hot and smart new back-to-school tools.