Winter Olympics – Opening Ceremonies This Friday!

February 10, 2010

I found that when I was in the classroom and I had students interested in sports, resources were pretty limited. The 2010 Winter Olympics is an international, historic event that offers a great oppo...

Webinar Alert! BrainPOP to the Rescue! – We’re Still ON!

February 9, 2010

We're still on, despite the snow! BrainPOP to the Rescue: Using Multimedia to Teach Health TODAY - Wednesday, February 10 4:00 PM EST Duration: 1 Hour Turn to BrainPOP's movies, assessment tools, an...

There’s Something About Moby

February 7, 2010

I love the concept of online educational communities.  As I think about moving BrainPOP Educators forward, I see the true value in our growing community. It's thrilling to see how many teachers are...

Sharing BrainPOP On Closed-Circuit TV

February 5, 2010

I love hearing innovative tips from teachers. This one is from Tiffany Michaud at Cannella Elementary in Tampa, FL. She uses BrainPOP during their closed circuit tv program broadcasted each morning....

Great Grant Groups!

February 4, 2010

Visit My Grant Wrangler I just received the latest newsletter from GrantWrangler, and thought this was well worth passing along. They've added a few new features that I thought were brilliant.  Wit...

Webinar Alert: Multimedia in the Art Classroom

February 2, 2010

Multimedia in the Art Classroom Wednesday, February 3, 2010 4:00 PM EST Duration: 1 Hour Teach students about basic art concepts, art history, and influential artists through BrainPOP movies, activi...

February Curricular Tie-Ins

February 2, 2010

Keep this list of BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. movies handy, and check the BrainPOP Educators online Curriculum Calendar for additional tie-ins. ♦ February 2: Will he or won't he? On Groundhog's Day...

Guest Blogger: Student Laptops + BrainPOP

January 31, 2010

Two of our classrooms at Thibodaux Elementary have been transformed into 21st Century Classrooms thanks to our Superintendent and stimulus funds. We have a new ActivBoard, ActivExpressions, an A...

Canada Bound!

January 29, 2010

Mike Myers.  Rick Fox.  Bacon.  Smarties (the chocolate kind, not that gross powdery kind). The legendary Scott Abbott and Chris Haney, co-inventors of Trivial Pursuit.  And now ... joining the ...

Our First Twitterview!

January 28, 2010

Many teachers are starting to use Twitter to broaden their PLN, or Personal Learning Network. Twitter enables teachers to tap into other educators from around the globe, allowing them to share exper...