BrainPOP Refinements and the Common Core State Standards

March 17, 2014

Like all educational content providers, BrainPOP has been adjusting to the curricular demands of the Common Core State Standards.  We've addressed the changes by creating new content, making alignmen...

Teacher Support Materials and Assessment with Quandary

January 21, 2014

This screencast outlines teacher support materials and assessment ideas for Quandary, one of the award winning English games on BrainPOP's GameUp....

“Read all About it” in our December Newsletter

December 19, 2013

Extra! Extra! The December 2013 edition of our newsletter has hit the stands. Get the latest on our holiday offer; the slew of new Tech & Science games on GameUp; the ways we supported CSEdWeek; r...

BrainPOP’s Approach to the Common Core State Standards

October 8, 2013

Categories: CCSS
Since the announcement of the Common Core Standard initiative, the entire BrainPOP staff has worked hard to make appropriate adjustments. Here at BrainPOP Educators, we have carefully considered how o...

Common Core-Aligned BrainPOP and GameUp Content

September 10, 2013

Much of our BrainPOP content has been designed with the Common Core State Standards in mind. This screencast shares some examples of Common Core-aligned content that can help students achieve! Visit t...

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...

Academic Standards

July 9, 2013

Search for common core and individual state academic standards and alignments within BrainPOP, BrainPOP jr. BrainPOP ESL, BrainPOP Espanol and GameUp!      ...

Games For Change Award Nominations go to GameUp Partners Filament and Learning Games Network!

May 14, 2013

Congratulations to GameUp partners Filament Games and Learning Games Network for their nominations in the "Best Gameplay" category at the annual Games for Change awards this June. LGN's game,  Quanda...

Ethics – a New Topic to Support Common Core

March 29, 2013

BrainPOP's newest topic, ethics, provides an accessible, engaging storyline and a terrific entry point for students to frame and build skills focused on in the Common Core State Standards. Understan...