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...

Digital Citizenship Spotlight Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's Digital Citizenship spotlight highlights topics from Blogs and Internet Search to Social Networking and Cyberbullying. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Digita...

Common Sense Media Launches Digital Passport Mobile

January 15, 2014

Categories: Digital Citizenship
Ever played Share Jumper or Search Shark by Common Sense Media on GameUp? These are game modules from Common Sense Media’s Digital Passport™. They support BrainPOP and Common Sense Media’s shar...

Discovering Digital Tools for Learning With Graphite.org

November 15, 2013

Pinpointing the best digital tools for your students can be pretty overwhelming. Thankfully, there’s Graphite.org, a free service from the non-profit Common Sense Media. Through rigorous ratings and...

BrainPOP Inspires Student Animation Projects

June 3, 2013

Guest Blogger Cheryl Phillips in an Instructional Technology Resource Teacher in Prince William County Public Schools, VA.  In today's guest blog post, Cheryl shares how BrainPOP is now inspiring her...

Peer Pressure – BrainPOP’s Newest Topic

May 30, 2013

Peer Pressure is a part of growing up, and BrainPOP wants to help students better understand its effects. As you get older, you’ll find yourself spending less time around your parents, and more time...

Apps that Close the Gap Summit

May 9, 2013

BrainPOP is proud to be sponsoring the Apps that Close the Gap Summit at Teachers College, Columbia University this Saturday May 11th.  This unique day long summit is designed to address using techn...

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...

Happy Digital Learning Day!

February 6, 2013

Digital Learning Day is a national campaign that celebrates teachers and shines a spotlight on successful instructional practice and effective use of technology in classrooms across the country. H...

BrainPOP Internet Safety Poster

January 29, 2013

Before you start your students on a web-based learning project, why not do a lesson on media literacy, internet safety, and digital citizenship? Generate ideas as a class about how to be safe and resp...