Using Games in the Classroom

December 3, 2014

Katrina Schwartz's blog post for  MindShift on November 24, 2014 entitled, "Some Struggles Teachers Face Using Games in the Classroom" brings to light the many barriers to implementing game-based ...

Participate in UCLA’s Game Based Learning Research Study

November 14, 2014

Our friends from UCLA's CRESST are conducting a game based learning research study about building science and social emotional skills with "Go Vector Go" and "Spaceforce;" 2 games featured on BrainPOP...

New on GameUp: American Revolution Timeline

June 23, 2014

If you teach American history, you'll love the latest game on BrainPOP's GameUp! In conjunction with our partner, Museum of the American Revolution, we've just added American Revolution Timeline to ou...

6 new Drafting Board games are now on GameUp!

June 13, 2014

That's right--we've got six new games from the Drafting Board series, created by our incredible partner iCivics. Drafting Board games are designed to allow students in grades 5-12 to explore the proce...

Games for Change Most Significant Impact Game Award Winner – Mission US

May 1, 2014

We're so excited to congratulate our partner, WNET THIRTEEN and Electric Funstuff for Mission US - A Cheyenne Odyssey, recipient of the prestigious Most Significant Impact Game award at the 2014 Gam...

Come Play! Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game

April 29, 2014

Originally Recorded April 2014 We welcome Christopher W. Czajka, Senior Director at LAB@Thirteen, the producer of our GameUp title Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey. Christopher will discuss how this ...

Do I Have a Right? Social Studies Game

April 4, 2014

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Do I Have a Right?, a free online civics and social studies game....

Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey – Teacher Support Overview

March 7, 2014

This teacher support overview video provides information on the BrainPOP materials that accompany the Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey game. You'll learn about our lesson plan, teacher's guide, custo...

Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game

February 28, 2014

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey, a free online history and social studies game....

New Social Studies Game: Mission U.S. Cheyenne Odyssey

February 15, 2014

The Mission U.S. Cheyenne Odyssey game is now live on BrainPOP's GameUp! Brought to you by WNET 13 New York Public Media, this free social studies game immerses students in U.S. history through inte...