‘Pedagogical Pain Points’ – Your Input on Educational Games

October 21, 2011

Beth Quinn is Research Director at Filament Games. Prior to joining Filament's team, Dr. Quinn was a professor of sociology, specializing in the Sociology of Law and qualitative methods. She brings ...

Are You Game? Game Design Workshop – November 12th

October 21, 2011

Attention New York City area educators! Are you 'game' for a free one day game design workshop with BrainPOP and Gamestar Mechanic? Then read on. . . From the National STEM Video Game Challenge to ...

BrainPOP and the 2012 STEM Video Game Challenge

September 23, 2011

Categories: 2.0 tools Contests Gaming
Last week, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the launch of the new Digital Promise Initiative. Part of the initiative is the 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge. BrainPOP is a prou...

Guest Blog: Why Games Are Effective Educational Tools

September 14, 2011

Come join BrainPOP Educator, Adam Coccari, for this Wednesday’s free webinar, for more ideas on how to integrate games into your classroom!   Adam is also developing an educational game ...

Contest – GameUp Lesson Plans

September 4, 2011

Have you checked out our new GameUp offerings? Game-based learning adds a new way to engage students, and we're so excited about the expanding collection of educational games here at BrainPOP! Brai...

Webinar Alert: Teaching Civics Through Games

August 30, 2011

Categories: Gaming
GameUp: Teaching Civics Through Games Wednesday, August 31, 2011 4:30 PM EST Duration: 1 Hour Are you struggling to find a way to teach students how to engage with their communities and with the...

Webinar Alert: GameUp: Battleship Numberline

August 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming
Engaging Students Through GameUp: Battleship Numberline Wednesday, August 17, 2011 4:30 PM EST Duration: 1 Hour BrainPOP has partnered with some of the best educational game creators to bring yo...

Webinar With Filament Games’ Dan Norton

July 15, 2011

Categories: Gaming
Dan Norton, co-founder and Creative Director of our partner Filament Games, takes you through the history of classroom gaming in the edWeb Game-Based Learning Community's next webinar, July 19 at 4 ...

Games in the Classroom? That’s Right! Introducing … GameUp

June 26, 2011

Categories: Gaming
  Games? In the classroom? Seriously? Yes. For students, video games are where it's at. We are beyond excited to share our newest development, GameUp™ As teachers, we know that video game...

Games for Change Festival

May 30, 2011

We're gearing up for the Games for Change Festival coming up on in NYC on June 20 - 22. This is an event we're big fans of and have been attending for years! Games for Change is the leading global ...