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...

Guest Blogger Caryn Swark Shares Tips and Tricks for Game Design in the Classroom

March 24, 2014

Most games – card, board, or video – require students to think, solve problems, create, and adapt. But why not go a step beyond playing games and have students actually create games? Game design r...

Global Education Conference Day 4!

November 15, 2012

Today marks day 4 of the week long marathon known as the Global Education Conference!  Here are some highlights from BrainPOP's Games and Learning Strand. At 8:00AM, Join Danny Fain, STEM Teacher-...

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...

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...

The Globeys: Globaloria’s Game Design Awards

August 13, 2012

Categories: Contests GameUP Gaming STEM
Globaloria, established by the World Wide Workshop, is a program that teaches students how to create web-based educational games and interactive simulations.  Each year, the program hosts the Globeys...

Teacher, Game Designer and BrainPOP Educator, Adam Coccari

January 16, 2012

This Wednesday at 6:30 PM ET, we welcome back to our webinar series BrainPOP educator extrodinaire Adam Coccari.  Not only is Adam working with his students to prepare games for the National STEM cha...

Webinar Alert: Inspiring Through Game Design with Globaloria

January 11, 2012

Join us for Wednesday's webinar at 4:30PM ET. At BrainPOP we’re committed to providing high quality games not only through GameUp but by supporting game design projects in multiple education sett...

Webinar Alert: Getting Game, an Inside Look at Educational Game Development

December 13, 2011

Categories: 2.0 tools Gaming
Wednesday, December 14th 4:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour From BrainPOP Educators to ed tech conferences everywhere, you’ve heard the buzz about games in the classroom. Now, take a look at the roo...

Are You Game? Game Design Workshop – November 12th

October 21, 2011

Attention New York City area educators! Are you 'game' for a free one day game design workshop with BrainPOP and Gamestar Mechanic? Then read on. . . From the National STEM Video Game Challenge to ...