Slides for Training on My BrainPOP

September 15, 2014

Conducting a Training on BrainPOP?  These slides can help illustrate some of the latest and greatest features on BrainPOP!  This includes: Individual accounts with My BrainPOP, the Make-a-Map concep...

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....

Pick Your Panels: Vote Us Onto the Official SXSWedu Line-Up

August 18, 2014

A big thanks to everyone who joined us at SXSWedu 2014 - we'd love to see you there again this March. But to get there, we need your help! Several BrainPOP proposals were chosen for inclusion in th...

Registration is Live for the POPup! Classroom at ISTE 2014

May 20, 2014

We're thrilled to be serving as one of ISTE's 2014 sponsors! As part of that sponsorship, we will be hosting a “POPUp Classroom," where we’ll lead a series of professional development sessions. Th...

Teaching Science and Formative Assessment: POPstar Robert Miller

April 11, 2014

Originally Recorded April 2014 POPstar Robert Miller – an award-winning 5th-grade science teacher – hosts this interactive workshop covering inquiry-based science curriculum; the creative use o...

#Edtechbridge – Connecting Teachers and Entrepreneurs Through Twitter – Wednesdays at 6PM ET

April 8, 2014

There is a lot of buzz about teachers and EdTech entrepreneurs working together to build great tools for students and schools, but it still can be a struggle to figure out how exactly to collaborate. ...

The National School Boards Association “20 to Watch”

March 12, 2014

The National School Boards Association (NSBA) has announced the “20 to Watch” honorees for 2013-2014 and we’re proud to say POPstars Dr. Kecia Ray, Rob Dickson, and Joli Barker have been include...

Beyond the Flipped Classroom with POPstar Lisa Parisi

February 20, 2014

Originally Recorded February 2014 Some call it the "flipped" classroom with “blended” learning, others call it good instruction that takes advantage of modern technology and media. Either way, jo...

It’s Here! SXSWedu Announces 2014 Playground Schedule

February 6, 2014

We’re absolutely thrilled to share the newly unveiled official schedule for the SXSWedu 2014 Playground, which we're co-sponsoring with Xerox. The SXSWedu Playground is an interactive learning sp...