#BPOPchat: BrainPOP’s First Twitter Chat Set for Thursday, April 2nd

March 24, 2015

Join our inaugural Twitter chat: log on to Twitter at 7 pm ET on Thursday, April 2nd and use #BPOPchat to join the conversation! The BrainPOP Educators team - including Andrew (@agardnahh) and Carri...

Certified BrainPOP Educators Talk Universal Design for Learning

March 23, 2015

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a learning design framework that outlines principles for making curriculum and learning experiences accessible for all. The UDL guidelines have been developed i...

Blooms Taxonomy in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

March 12, 2015

Categories: Assessment NGSS
In this final installment in a 3-part series, BrainPOP’s Assessment Specialist, Kevin Miklasz, shares his analysis of the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards in relation to the levels...

Using Games for Formative Assessment – The A Games Project

February 25, 2015

We’re thrilled to be able to tell you about the A-Games Project, a newly published study that looks at the use of digital learning games for formative assessment. This project, funded by the Bill an...

Which Math Topic Should BrainPOP Produce Next? You Decide!

February 20, 2015

Now is your chance to choose the next BrainPOP math topic!  We plan to create one of the following math topics: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions, Displaying Data, Surface Area, Quadratic ...

Primary Sources for All Black History Topics

February 2, 2015

We're thrilled to announce that all 11 topics in our Black History spotlight include primary sources! Black History Month is an ideal opportunity to incorporate primary sources into your lessons. A...

BrainPOP’s Free Online Course!

January 30, 2015

BrainPOP Educators is happy to announce the debut of our free self-guided online course. This 3 unit course will help get you up and running with all BrainPOP features! Unit 1: This unit will ...

Conflict Resolution: A New Health Topic on BrainPOP

January 19, 2015

Categories: General
Successfully resolving conflicts is an age old skill and a key to living a happy life! BrainPOP's newest topic, Conflict Resolution, explains to students the skills to do it. The movie explores the...

Hour of Code and BrainPOP

December 8, 2014

Celebrate Computer Science Education Week  by working an "Hour of Code" into your schoolday! Running, December 8-14, CSEdWeek aims to highlight the importance of computer science, which 90 percent of...

Concept Mapping with BrainPOP’s Make-A-Map Tool

November 18, 2014

Have you tried Make-a-Map yet? BrainPOP Movie watching becomes interactive with our Make-a-Map tool. Click the "Make-a-Map" button on any topic page and give it a try! The movie appears in the upp...