iCivics Success- Research Supports Gaming in the Classroom

July 20, 2012

The popularity of gaming in the classroom is rapidly growing and more studies are proving that it’s not just fun, it actually helps students learn!  iCivics, the developer of GameUp games Supreme D...

iCivics Success!

July 20, 2012

The popularity of gaming in the classroom is rapidly growing and more studies are proving that it’s not just fun, it actually helps students learn!  iCivics, the developer of GameUp games Supreme D...

#Follow Friday

July 13, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP General
Happy Friday everyone!  BrainPOP is full of creative minds and they have quite a bit to say about the field of education.  If you’re not already following these BrainPOPpers on Twitter, be sure to...

GAFE California Summit- We’re Going Back to Cali!

July 12, 2012

Categories: Apps BrainPOP Conferences
Heading to the Google Apps for Education California Summit in Santa Clara?  So are we!  Our very own Andrew Gardner, Senior Manager of BrainPOP Educators, will be there to join in the fun today and ...

Game-Based Learning Lesson Plan Contest

July 10, 2012

Filament Games, the developers of GameUp games You Make Me Sick, Cell Command, and Crazy Plant Shop, is hosting a lesson plan contest!  They are looking for educators who are supporters of game-based...

New on GameUp: Budget Hero

July 9, 2012

GameUp continues to grow and we’ve just added another new game!  Budget Hero, developed by the Woodrow Wilson Center, American Public Media and 360KID, is now available in the math section of GameU...

Guest Blogger Rachael Tarshes’s ISTE Playground Recap

July 6, 2012

8th Grade Science teacher, guest blogger, and superstar BrainPOP Educator Rachael Tarshes joined the BrainPOP team in San Diego to share her strategies for game-based learning at the ISTE Playground....

Guts and Bolts

July 5, 2012

Guts and Bolts?  It may sound gross, but it sure is fun!  Our newest BrainPOP developed game on GameUp leads students as they help Moby construct a cyborg Tim with a combination of organic tissue an...

BrainPOP Jr. on the Go!

July 3, 2012

Bring learning to your fingertips with Annie and Moby!  We are excited to announce that we’ve recently released our BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week app.  You can now access BrainPOP Jr.’s movies ...

July Spotlights

July 2, 2012

School’s out for summer, but that doesn’t mean students can’t squeeze in some summer learning with our spotlights. July’s spotlight, Red, White, and Blue, includes movies and activities to ...