7 ways to differentiate your BrainPOP lessons

October 15, 2014

How can you use a single BrainPOP movie to meet the needs of ALL students in your class? Her are 7 suggested ways for meeting the needs of both struggling students and advanced learners: 1) Play th...

Guest Blogger Nili Bartley on My BrainPOP, Grammar and the Flipped Classroom

October 10, 2014

Today's guest blogger, 4th grade teacher Nili Bartley from Hopkinton MA attended our first "Certified BrainPOP Educator"  workshop at ISTE 2014 in Atlanta. Read on to learn about Nili's success using...

The BrainPOP ESL Placement Test Is Live!

September 8, 2014

Big news for BrainPOP ESL! Our brand new Placement Test is an easy way for you to assess your students’ English language proficiency so they can begin using BrainPOP ESL at a level that is just righ...

Back to School 2014 with BrainPOP

September 5, 2014

Labor day has passed, and school is back in session!  Here are some ideas for using BrainPOP during the first few weeks of school. 1) Set up My BrainPOP with your students. Did you know that your s...

Getting Started with Make-a-Map

September 3, 2014

Make-a-Map is BrainPOP's newest tool for concept mapping. Concept mapping gives students the chance to transform information into knowledge by making meaningful connections between their thoughts and ...

POPstar Lisa Parisi’s Reaction to Make-a-Map Concept Mapping Tool

September 3, 2014

POPStar Lisa Parisi reacts with excitement as she realizes the video clip snapshots on a Make-a-Map canvas replay from specific moments of BrainPOP movies. This feature differentiates Make-a-Map from...

Daria Roulett Talks about Make-a-Map Concept Mapping Tool

September 3, 2014

5th grade teacher Daria Roulett speaks about the unique engagement she observed as her students used the Make-A-Map concept mapping tool in the school's computer lab....

Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence!

October 17, 2013

Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence in Refraction By: Eleanor O'Rourke Psychologist Carol Dweck has made an interesting discovery. She and her colleagues have...