They Got Game!

March 30, 2011

Huge congratulations to the 12 winners of the First Annual National STEM Video Game Challenge, chosen from among more than 500 entrants! BrainPOP is proud to have served as a founding outreach part...

Guest Blog: Adventures in Gaming

February 17, 2011

I met Sherri Dodd via a webinar on Video Games in the Classroom, and was hoping she'd share all the cool things she's doing with her students as a guest blogger! Thanks, Sherri. My experience implem...

Lesson Plan – Video Games: Take the STEM Challenge!

November 12, 2010

Wondering about integrating video games in your classroom? In anticipation of next week's free webinar, we've got a great new lesson plan to go along with our BrainPOP Video Game topic: Video Game...

Bonus Spotlight! STEM Skills

November 7, 2010

The special STEM-themed Spotlight we mentioned in last month's newsletter - supporting the National STEM Video Game Challenge - is now live! It's also free through January 5, the contest's deadlin...

Guest Blog: BrainPOP, Middle Schoolers, + STEM

October 25, 2010

My current state of Tennessee is adopting the STEM (Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics) approach to learning. A few years ago I was introduced to the idea that our students are "digit...

Harness the Power of STEM

October 12, 2010

Middle school teachers, help your students cultivate and hone their STEM skills in a fun and creative way:  work with them on the development of their own video game! The National STEM Video Game C...

National STEM Video Game Challenge

September 16, 2010

With President Obama's launch of the National STEM Video Game Challenge comes a BrainPOP announcement as well! We're proud to report that BrainPOP will serve as an official founding outreach part...

STEM to the Rescue: An ISTE Pre-Conference Workshop

June 17, 2010

Join BrainPOP's Kari Stubbs, PhD and Adina Popa (Steuart Weller Elementary School, VA) at their June 27th ISTE pre-conference workshop and discover how the development of a public service announce...

Denver on Our Minds

April 28, 2010

ISTE-goers, you're cordially invited to two dynamic pre-conference sessions. Both require registration by May 1, so get the details and sign up today! We’ll give each attendee a 12-month Classro...

STEM Skills Lesson Plan: STEM to the Rescue!

October 27, 2008

In this STEM Skills lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP and other online resources to research a science, engineering, or technology topic, and create a digital public servic...