Guest Blogger Matt Farber Reflects on Playtesting Educational Games

December 18, 2014

Earlier this week, we shared Steve Isaacs' (@mr_isaacs) reflection on a playtesting session focusing on an educational game that’s currently in development at BrainPOP HQ. Matt Farber (@MatthewFarbe...

Guest Blogger Steve Isaacs Reflects on Playtesting Educational Games with Students

December 15, 2014

When creating features, educational games, and other projects at BrainPOP, we strive to incorporate the teacher and student voice in all parts of the process. Recently our User Testing Lead, Katya Hot...

Prepping for an Hour of Code

December 7, 2014

Learn how to work an “Hour of Code” into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 8-14. CSEdWeek aims to show kids the importance of computer science – which 90 percent of schoo...

BrainPOP at WISE – World Innovation Summit for Education

November 20, 2014

Categories: General
Earlier this month, BrainPOP had the unique opportunity to join an international conversation about creativity and learning at this year’s WISE Summit in Doha, Qatar. Dr. Kari Stubbs, BrainPOP's VP...

GameUp SnapThought Step Guide

August 14, 2014

This step guide will walk you through the process of using the SnapThought tool to help students reflect on key moments of certain games on GameUp....

What Makes a Great Educational Game? Peek Into Our Game Evaluation Process and GLS 2014

June 6, 2014

There are a ton of really great games out there - but a lot of them never make it into the classroom. Why is this? The reasons include poor distribution, technical challenges, and a lack of teacher su...

An Overview Webinar: The Ins and Outs of BrainPOP

May 9, 2014

Originally Recorded May 2014 Whether you’re a BrainPOP overview newbie or a veteran in need of a refresher, we’ve got you covered. Join us for this overview webinar exploring the ins and outs o...

“Read all About it” in our December Newsletter

December 19, 2013

Extra! Extra! The December 2013 edition of our newsletter has hit the stands. Get the latest on our holiday offer; the slew of new Tech & Science games on GameUp; the ways we supported CSEdWeek; r...

Game-Based Learning Research

October 29, 2013

We are committed to learning more about the world of educational gaming.  Here are some of our favorite game-based learning resources from our GameUp partners, thought leaders and organizations we ad...

Chef Solus’ Build-a-Meal Game is Now on GameUp

October 18, 2013

Categories: GameUP Gaming News Health
We’re excited to introduce Chef Solus' Build-a-Meal game, created by Nourish Interactive. We invited Maggie LaBarbera, RN MBA and President of Nourish Interactive to share a bit of background on...