BrainPOP and the 2012 STEM Video Game Challenge

September 23, 2011

Categories: 2.0 tools Contests Gaming
Last week, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the launch of the new Digital Promise Initiative. Part of the initiative is the 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge. BrainPOP is a prou...

Newest Advisor: Dr. Henry Adam

September 22, 2011

At BrainPOP we update the site with new movies, quizzes, games and teaching materials all the time.  To ensure that everything we release is of the highest quality, we call on our esteemed education...

Webinar Alert: Take BrainPOP Beyond the Desktop

September 18, 2011

Wednesday, September 21 6:30 PM EST Duration 1 hour Go mobile with BrainPOP! Special guest host Tammie Mihet, a Florida teacher, shows you creative ways to use work our Featured Movie app into ...

Guest Blog: The Statue of Liberty with Tim and Moby

September 15, 2011

Guest Blogger Mary Alice Panek of the Pembroke School District helped her students make their own BrainPOP movie about the Statue of Liberty.  She shares her story in this guest blog post. My grad...

Michigan State University’s Educational Games for Middle Schoolers

August 5, 2011

  We were thrilled to read this article, featuring our partners at MSU, creators of Life Preservers, a science game we're featuring on GameUp, . The MSU team  shares, "We designed the game to ...

Design Corps Boot Camp

August 3, 2011

Perhaps the coolest camp ever, I recently had the opportunity to visit Learning Games Network's summer program, Design Corps Boot Camp, at MIT. The camp offers middle school teachers and students th...

Games in the Classroom? That’s Right! Introducing … GameUp

June 26, 2011

Games? In the classroom? Seriously? Yes. For students, games are where it’s at. We are beyond excited to share our newest development, GameUp™ As teachers, we know that games  – good gam...

Featured Gaming Webinar

June 20, 2011

  Game Design 101: An Introduction for Teachers...

Lesson Plans

June 20, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
Argument Wars! Learning with iCivics Exploring the Scientific Method with Generation Cures Life Preservers: Survival of the Fittest What’s YOUR Type? Blood Typing with ...

What’s YOUR Type? Blood Typing with

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
What's YOUR Type? Blood Typing with