Supreme Court and BrainPOP

March 26, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP GameUP Gaming
Networks are buzzing, lawyers have prepared arguments, and the political parties are anxious to know how the results will impact the November presidential election! Today marks the beginning of Suprem...

National STEM Video Game Challenge Extension

March 9, 2012

Great news!  The National STEM Video Game Challenge has just announced that they are extending the contest’s deadline to March 23rd.  As part of the Digital Promise Initiative, the Challenge aims ...

Webinar Alert: Getting Scientific With GameUp

February 28, 2012

Note Later Starting Time: Wednesday, February 29 6:30PM ET Join 4th-grade teacher and BrainPOP advisor Robert Miller for an in depth exploration of using GameUp games in science class.  Learn how...

What’s New?

February 16, 2012

BrainPOP is always growing! Whether we're adding new topics to BrainPOP, sharing our favorite educational games on GameUp or a building new levels on BrainPOP ESL, we're hard at work curating and crea...

Games Based Learning, Call for Proposals

February 13, 2012

With the ever expanding list of game offerings on BrainPOP's GameUp,  we like to share about learning opportunities that we think you will find useful.  Every summer the Games Learning and Society g...

Webinar Alert: Differentiating with Digital Games

February 8, 2012

Categories: GameUP Gaming
You’ve heard all the buzz about games in the classroom – but does game-based learning work with differentiated instruction? Can games really meet the needs of all your students? Allisyn Levy and s...

Exploring Minecraft in Education

February 6, 2012

Categories: GameUP Gaming
It's a rare teacher who encourages students to visit another world when they should be focused at school. But that's exactly how Joel Levin, a computer teacher at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory Scho...

BrainPOP’s Own Hero

January 26, 2012

Categories: Awards GameUP Gaming General
Let’s hear it for our very own Kari Stubbs, who was recognized as one of Daily Edventures’ global heroes in education!  Daily Edventures is an education-focused blog that has a central goal f...

Join the STEM Challenge Twitter Party -Thursday 9 -10:30 PM

January 18, 2012

As a proud sponsor of the STEM video game challenge, BrainPOP will be participating in PBS kids' twitter party this Thursday night.  RSVP to join the party and chat about the learning theories behi...

Teacher, Game Designer and BrainPOP Educator, Adam Coccari

January 16, 2012

This Wednesday at 6:30 PM ET, we welcome back to our webinar series BrainPOP educator extrodinaire Adam Coccari.  Not only is Adam working with his students to prepare games for the National STEM cha...