Teacher Appreciation Continued

May 5, 2010

There are two teachers I think of every day, and this week, I’d like to give them both a special shout-out. The first is Merrie Snow, whose third-grade class I was lucky enough to join in 1980. Th...

May Webinars

May 2, 2010

Join us in May for one of our free weekly webinars, taking place every Wednesday at 4:30 pm EDT unless otherwise noted. This month, special guests cover a range of topics beginning with "Student T...

Webinar Alert: Podcasting With Passion

April 27, 2010

Podcasting with Passion Wednesday, April 28 *6:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour Brent Coley, of elementary school podcast fame for his ColeyCasts, shares his experiences of creating podcasts with his stu...

FAQ – Webinars

April 26, 2010

We have recently switched webinar platforms and we'll now be using Elluminate Live! for all of our free webinars. Elluminate offers many features we think you'll love, including more intuitive parti...

BrainPOP Español

April 22, 2010

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP ESL
We just received a question on the blog asking if BrainPOP is available in Spanish. The answer is yes! BrainPOP Español offers BrainPOP content in, well, Español! Please let your colleagues know...

Free Professional Development, Engaging Parents, & Online Educational Communities

April 16, 2010

Yow! That's a lot for one title, but there's a lot going on! The free webinars we offer on Wednesdays have been a great success. Thanks to those of you who have helped to spread the word and for all...

Blue Moby!

April 13, 2010

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
Warning: the homemade Moby sweetness factor here is sky high! Check out our latest featured video tutorial, inspired by BrainPOP Jr., and created by Liz Gatewood and Sandi Johnson's 3rd graders from...

April Curricular Tie-Ins

April 11, 2010

Keep this list of BrainPOP movies handy, and check out our online Curriculum Calendar for additional tie-ins. ♦ April 6: No one's really sure who really got there first, but Robert Peary claims ...

Spotlight: Financial Literacy

April 8, 2010

Help students build a valuable 21st-century skill with this month's Spotlight: Financial Literacy. You'll find content covering everything from the Stock Market, Taxes, and Credit Cards to Comparing...

Webinar Alert: BrainPOP + Promethean

April 6, 2010

Join us for our free webinar! Promethean and BrainPOP Wednesday, April 7 6:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour Join special guest Dave Kootman, former elementary school teacher, and now Promethean's Teachin...