Assessment Games: A Design Challenge!

May 10, 2012

With the rise in popularity of games based learning, we are hearing more and more about game based assessment.  Though we believe that students learn a great deal and exercise their "problem solving"...

Research to Support Games in Your Classroom

May 7, 2012

How Blogs, Social Media, and Video Games Improve Education Click the link and read the study:  How Blogs, Social Media, and Video Games Improve Education, by Darrell M. West, Vice Presiden...

New Research: Teacher Attitudes about Digital Games in the Classroom

May 2, 2012

What Do Teachers Really Think About Gaming in Education? A few months ago, BrainPOP teamed up with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and embarked on a research project to dig deep into...

GameUp Screencast

April 26, 2012

Here's a GameUP screencast with an overview of everything GameUp has to offer. Join Angela from BrainPOP for a clear and concise screencast. Then get started right away!   [youtube http://www...

Game On: Follow #esinstruct tweet chat tonight at 7:30 ET (4:30 PT)

April 25, 2012

Our buddies over at Edsurge are hosting the third #esinstruct tweet chat discussion: "Games and Learning in the Classroom." We, @BrainPOP, will be there, tweeting some cool news about our GameUp col...

Can You Make A Difference With Games? Live Event at Teacher’s College

April 23, 2012

If you can't make it to our IMAX webinar tomorrow night, but you find yourself in upper Manhattan, please visit our friends at Teachers College Columbia University! Educational/Real-World Impact Ga...

Enter the Labyrinth Challenge!

April 21, 2012

If you joined us for either of our recent Play Seriously: The MIT Education Arcade webinars, you already know a bit about The Labyrinth Challenge.  For those of you who may have missed the webinars o...

Webinar Alert: edWeb.net Presents- How to Use the Video Game Model to Build Curriculum Units

April 17, 2012

Thursday, April 19 4:00PM ET: edWeb.net Webinar: How To Use The Video Game Model To Build Curriculum Units Games are engaging our children both in and out of the classroom.  Components of gaming ...

Share Your Voice in the Horizon Report’s 2012 Edition!

April 10, 2012

You may already know that our Dr. Kari Stubbs, Vice President of 21st Century Learning, represents BrainPOP on the Horizon K12 board. Now, it’s your turn to share your voice there. The organization,...

Webinar Alert: Play Seriously II MIT Education Arcade

April 10, 2012

Wednesday, April 11 4:30PM ET: Play Seriously II: The MIT Education Arcade We welcome the MIT Education Arcade back for another webinar to extend our discussion on the objectives of educational ga...