Global Education Conference #Globaled12 Continues!

November 13, 2012

BrainPOP is thrilled to be a sponsor of one of the most innovative professional development conferences to hit the web!  The 3rd annual Global Education Conference is a free 5 day, 24/7, 300+ session...

The Final Countdown to the Election

November 6, 2012

Today is the big day, and BrainPOP is here to help your students understand everything about elections.  Our election spotlight page is a terrific portal to begin exploring. From Election Games  on...

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Lesson Plan: The Quandary Game

October 24, 2012

In this problem solving lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use a free online game called Quandary to practice ethics, critical thinking and problem solving skills....

Mixing Your Way Through Election Season

October 19, 2012

Have you been using games on GameUp to help your students understand themes of this year's election?  If so, you might be interested in two new quizzes that we've created specific to this year's pres...

Real Robots of Robot High – Beta Testers Request!

October 11, 2012

E-Line Media, the makers of Gamestar Mechanic, are looking for educators to help test out a new approach to preventing bullying, digital abuse and dating violence. The Real Robots of Robot High...

New on GameUp: Lord of the Flies

October 4, 2012

GameUp is buzzing with its newest game, Lord of the Flies!  Developed by Nobelprize.org, this game guides students in exploring the symbolism and themes of William Golding’s novel.  The objective ...

Citizen Science Game Curriculum

September 26, 2012

Click to download the Citizen Science Game Curriculum created by Jim Matthews of the Citizen Science Project....

Digital Citizenship Spotlight

September 17, 2012

Now that the school year is in full swing, remember to check out the BrainPOP Spotlight on Digital Citizenship.  More than ever, classrooms are going digital, and it’s our job as teachers to help ...

Have You Mixed a Quiz Yet?

September 14, 2012

The new Mixer™ -- which lets you remix, customize and craft  your own BrainPOP-style quizzes – is already receiving glowing reviews!   After this week's overview webinar, members of the Brain...

iPad in the Classroom: BrainPOP and Other Useful Resources

August 21, 2012

Last week, Senior Manager of BrainPOP Educators Andrew Gardner presented at the Apple Store on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.  The topic was "iPad in the Classroom" and Andrew spoke about the devi...