The REAL Commission Report

April 30, 2012

Categories: Conferences General
Back in January we shared Dr. Kari Stubs’s experience at the  REAL (Recommendations for Education and Advancement of Learning) Commission kickoff meeting in Washington, DC.  The commission consist...

Awesome Arctic Resources

April 30, 2012

If you missed the chance to venture into the Arctic with IMAX, we’ve got you covered!  In our April 25th webinar, we were joined by filmmaker Shaun MacGillivray and WWF’s polar bear expert, Geoff...

Enter the Labyrinth Challenge!

April 21, 2012

If you joined us for either of our recent Play Seriously: The MIT Education Arcade webinars, you already know a bit about The Labyrinth Challenge.  For those of you who may have missed the webinars o...

Webinar Alert: edWeb.net Presents- How to Use the Video Game Model to Build Curriculum Units

April 17, 2012

Thursday, April 19 4:00PM ET: edWeb.net Webinar: How To Use The Video Game Model To Build Curriculum Units Games are engaging our children both in and out of the classroom.  Components of gaming ...

IMAX & BrainPOP Team Up for an Earth Awareness Lesson Plan Contest!

April 11, 2012

We’re celebrating Earth Awareness month with a new lesson plan contest!  BrainPOP has teamed up with Warner Bros. and IMAX® to help raise awareness about the changing Arctic wilderness. With the u...

Share Your Voice in the Horizon Report’s 2012 Edition!

April 10, 2012

You may already know that our Dr. Kari Stubbs, Vice President of 21st Century Learning, represents BrainPOP on the Horizon K12 board. Now, it’s your turn to share your voice there. The organization,...

Ignite Your Ideas at ISTE

March 26, 2012

If you missed the ISTE 2012 proposal deadline and still want to present, you’re in luck!  ISTE has announced that they will be holding two hour-long, Ignite sessions at the 2012 conference in San D...

Excellent Educational Apps with ISTE

March 19, 2012

With thousands of educational apps available today, it can be a difficult task to find the best ones for using in your classroom.  Identifying those that will engage students while staying relevant t...

National STEM Video Game Challenge Extension

March 9, 2012

Great news!  The National STEM Video Game Challenge has just announced that they are extending the contest’s deadline to March 23rd.  As part of the Digital Promise Initiative, the Challenge aims ...

iNACOL’s Virtual School Symposium: Calling All Virtual School Educators!

March 5, 2012

K-12 online learning is a rapidly developing form of education and the International Association for K-12 Online Learning, or iNACOL, has made it their goal to enhance the quality of such programs.  ...