RIP Sally Ride

July 24, 2012

The world lost a true pioneer yesterday.  Sally Ride, who flew through space in 1983 died of pancreatic cancer.  Though most well known as an astronaut, watch the BrainPOP animation to learn more ab...

Guest Blogger Rachael Tarshes Share Best Tips for Introducing Games Based Learning in the Classroom

June 21, 2012

Categories: GameUP Gaming Science STEM
8th Grade Science teacher, guest blogger and  superstar BrainPOP Educator Rachael Tarshes had some creative strategies for introducing game based learning in her classroom this year! Read about her s...

BrainPOP Joins HP on the Teacher Experience Exchange

June 14, 2012

BrainPOP Educators is spreading the love and you can now find some of our quality lesson plans on the HP Teacher Experience Exchange.  Much like BrainPOP Educators, the Teacher Experience Exchange is...

BrainPOP at Games Learning and Society

June 12, 2012

Since last June, when BrainPOP's GameUP network offically launched, learners have logged hundreds of thousands of hours playing educational games on our site! With the excitement and interest in our g...

NASA Engineering and Media Production, JASONlive Hosts a Fieldtrip

June 11, 2012

With all the hoopla about virtual experiences, there is still nothing like a real life, in person, field trip.  On May 31st, students from BrainPOP Educator Elizabeth Gi...

Live Webcast with NASA Systems Engineer, Tracy Drain

May 31, 2012

Today, we're down in Loudoun Virginia joining a group of students (and beloved BrainPOP Advisor Adina Popa) for a special "behind-the-scenes" experience at The JASON Project studio during today's JA...

New to GameUp: Refraction

May 22, 2012

There's a new math and science game available on GameUp! In Refraction, students in grades 4-8 have the opportunity to explore light refraction and apply knowledge of fractional concepts during onli...

Hot Off the Press – Horizon Report K12 Edition: 2012

May 18, 2012

BrainPOP’s Vice President of 21st Century Learning, Dr. Kari Stubbs, is a member of the  Horizon K12 Board.  We’re excited to share that the 2012 edition of the Horizon K12 report was just relea...

BrainPOP and the JASON Project Invite you to Fly to Jupiter on May 31st! Join a Live Event with NASA Engineer Tracy Drain!

May 18, 2012

  Live Web Q&A with NASA Systems Engineer Tracy Drain Thursday, May 31 10:30am, 1:30pm, 4:30pm & 6:30pm Eastern Programs presented by the JASON Project, our newest BrainPOP Partner o...

Our latest video case study: Digital game DESIGN in the classroom!

May 17, 2012

We're thrilled to release the newest addition to the series of video case studies put out with our partners at the Joan Ganz Cooney Center. In this video, Steve Isaacs, a Technology Instructor at...