Battleship Numberline in the Wall Street Journal – Games Really Do Make a Difference!

September 27, 2013

Earlier this week, a Wall Street Journal article looked at the importance of mastering fractions in the early grades. Writer Sue Shellenbarger referenced Battleship Numberline - a GameUp title from ou...

The NMC Horizon Project Wants Your Stories of Innovative Technology Use in the Classroom!

September 24, 2013

Categories: STEM
The 2013 Horizon.STEM Advisory Board invites educators to share their stories on innovative classroom technology! The NMC Horizon Project has selected a list of 12 “Technologies to Watch” which wi...

Submit a Proposal to Present at ISTE 2014

September 20, 2013

Share the innovative teaching practices that you’re using in your classroom at ISTE 2014! This year’s conference will be held in Atlanta, GA from June 28th to July 1st and we’d love for our supe...

BrainPOP Teacher in Residence – POPstar Mike Jones Shares His Experience

September 18, 2013

Categories: POPstar
BrainPOP Teacher in Residence and POPstar, Mike Jones, shares his reflection on spending two whole weeks in the BrainPOP headquarters in New York. This last summer I was selected to be BrainPOP’s...

Nominate a Connected Educator as a White House Champion of Change

September 17, 2013

Categories: Contests
Do you know an educator who uses technology creatively to enhance learning and serves as an outstanding model teacher for all novice and veteran educators alike? Are they an education leader who is us...

SXSWedu 2014 – Vote for BrainPOP’s Panel!

August 27, 2013

Good news!  TWO BrainPOP panels are up for consideration for SXSWedu 2014! "Listen Up! Speak Up! GameUp! A Game Data Discussion” will bring together a host of experts in the field of education, gam...

BrainPOP’s FYI Feature- The Perfect Informational Text Resources to Support Reading Comprehension

August 22, 2013

BrainPOP’s 2013 Teacher in Residence, Mike Jones, shares some of his favorite teaching strategies to support reading comprehension using informational text in BrainPOP’s FYI feature. In my 7th gr...

Vote BrainPOP Into SXSWedu 2014!

August 20, 2013

Categories: General
A BrainPOP panel is up for inclusion in 2014's SXSWedu conference. We need your help! Our panel, “Designing Learning Games that Don’t Suck,” will ignite a conversation around how to best gathe...

New Games on GameUp: Checks and Balances & Branches of Government

August 7, 2013

Categories: GameUP
We’ve added two new games to GameUp from our friends at Sheppard Software - Checks and Balances & Branches of Government! Designed for grades 3-8, Checks and Balances guides students in explori...

More Exciting Changes Are Coming to BrainPOP Educators

July 25, 2013

Categories: General
We’ve been busy making changes to BrainPOP Educators and want to keep you in the loop! First, you might have noticed our navigation has slowly changed over the past few weeks. We’re currently in t...