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Educators Blog

Responding to Tragic News

October 30, 2018
At BrainPOP, our mission is to help children make sense of the world. But what do we do when events defy explanation? That’s what all of ...

New on GameUp: Newsfeed Defenders

October 25, 2018
We are excited to present our newest game, Newsfeed Defenders, from our partner iCivics. This timely game challenges students to manage a so...

A CBE Aha! Moment – 10.18 Edition

October 24, 2018
We'd like to welcome October's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month, Sarah Dahlheimer, back to the blog! Sarah is here to share her CBE ...

New! Assignments on ELL

October 23, 2018
You asked for it and we made it — teachers can now assign BrainPOP ELL movies, quizzes, activities and more! The assignment tool empowers te...

Getting to Know CBE Sarah Dahlheimer

October 11, 2018
Please welcome October's Certified BrainPOP Educator, Sarah Dahlheimer, to the blog! Sarah joins us from the Natick Public School District i...

#BPOPchat Thursday October 4th 7PM ET – Special Education

September 28, 2018
Using the hashtag #BPOPchat, join Certified BrainPOP Educators - Sean Arnold, Altman Lewis and Dinah Wade on Twitter to discuss the cross se...

What’s New at BrainPOP: September Recap

September 28, 2018
Back-to-school has been a very busy time at BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr.!  Here’s a recap of what’s new. BrainPOP Jr. Polygons It’s a tria...

A CBE Aha! Moment – 9.18 Edition

September 26, 2018
As part of the certification process, we ask educators to reflect on BrainPOP's features and tools and brainstorm ideas for replacing and im...

Play + Learn = Plearn

September 25, 2018
"Plearn" is the hybrid of “Play” + “Learn” - a word that embodies the essence of learning through active exploration, tinkering, and reflect...