What Video Games Can Teach Educators

April 7, 2014

Last week, guest blogger Caryn Swark shared her tips and tricks for game design in the classroom. Now, she's taken to her own blog to explore the benefits of video games for educators. With an interes...

April Spotlight on Earth Awareness

April 3, 2014

Though we support thinking about the earth everyday, April is officially Earth Awareness Month! Show your love for the planet with our Earth Awareness Spotlight, covering a range of topics including ...

Celebrate Lemur Week with BrainPOP and IMAX®!

March 31, 2014

March 29 marks the start of Lemur Week and BrainPOP is proud to team up with Warner Bros. Pictures and IMAX to shine a spotlight on the endangered lemurs in Madagascar. In preparation for the release ...

Multiply the Impact: Martin Esterman’s Newest Math Game

March 27, 2014

Originally Recorded March 2014 We recently welcomed Martin Esterman, 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, for a discussion and to take a look at his newest math game, Multiplication Bloc...

What’s Up on GameUp? Educational Games Expand!

March 24, 2014

Now featuring 85+ educational games covering more than 340 topics across all our subject areas – including both BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. – GameUp has grown tremendously over the past year. Are yo...

Improving Academic Success With BrainPOP Among a Multi-Lingual Student Population in Canada

March 18, 2014

Cheryl Paige, principal at the Joyce Public School, is justifiably proud of her award-winning school and faculty. Joyce is part of the Toronto District Model Schools for Inner Cities Initiative, a...

Building Skill Mastery and Self-Confidence Through BrainPOP at School for Learning Disabled Students

March 18, 2014

  The mission of Verona, NJ's The Children's Institute (TCI) has always been to provide the highest quality educational and therapeutic programs for students with learning, language and soci...

BrainPOP Supports a New Educational Model and Demonstrates the Power of Educational Technology in a Rural School in Haiti

March 18, 2014

Students at L’Ecole de Choix in Mirebalais, Haiti, come from homes of extreme poverty where daily life is difficult. They may sleep on the floor of a one-room hut of mud, straw, or concrete bri...

Teaching with Monster School Bus: Math Snacks and GameUP

March 13, 2014

In this tutorial video, follow exemplary teacher, Sharon Johnson, as she uses the game "Monster School Bus" with her class. She shares some of the strategies she uses for engaging the class in discuss...

Share Your Voice During a Birds-of-a-Feather Session at ISTE 2014!

March 13, 2014

ISTE is asking for your help in planning their birds-of-a-feather sessions at the 2014 conference. Unlike the traditional conference presentations, these sessions give attendees the opportunity to eng...