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Playful Learning and Game Play – Guest Blogger Lauren Burner Shares Reflections on Professional Development with BrainPOP

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A playful, thoughtful professional development day at the BrainPOP office in Manhattan brought designers, educators and gamers together to discuss the future of educational gaming in classrooms acro...

BrainPOP in the Ukraine – Michael Baer Delivers a Special Gift

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Michael Baer’s passion for teaching mirrors his own passion for learning:  he delights in the thrill of a search, the celebration of a find, and the gift of bringing to light a discovery to share with...

Game Based Learning Professional Development Opportunity in New York City

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Attention all New York City based Game Based Learning teacher enthusiasts! We wanted to pass along information about a great professional development opportunity.  This Thursday, May 9th, The Tribeca ...

Commas and Clauses – a New Movie on BrainPOP Jr.

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We're thrilled to announce "Commas and Clauses," the newest addition to our "reading and writing" notebook on BrainPOP Jr!  In this movie, Moby shows off both his disco and breakdancing moves while An...

BrainPOP attends the Science Online Teen Unconference in New York City

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On Saturday, our own Maia Weinstock represented BrainPOP at the inaugural Science Online Teen unconference in New York City. An offshoot of the popular Science Online held each year in North Carolina,...

New on GameUp: Number Jumble

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Another Week, another new math game on GameUp to help your students better understand multiplication, factoring and decimals!  In Number Jumble, a time based puzzle game from PlayPower Labs, you can e...
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Ethics – a New Topic to Support Common Core

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BrainPOP's newest topic, ethics, provides an accessible, engaging storyline and a terrific entry point for students to frame and build skills focused on in the Common Core State Standards. Understandi...
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Our Featured Movie App for Windows 8 Hits Major Milestone!

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Thanks to all of you, our newly launched Featured Movie app for Windows 8 just reached a big milestone! The Windows 8 app - for devices like the Microsoft Surface - has now been downloaded more than 1...
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BrainPOP Educators Has a New Look

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BrainPOP Educators has a new look! We've simplified our homepage to provide you with the most useful resources and information - from our favorite "featured resources" to direct access to lesson plans...
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English Games (ELA) and The Sports Network 2!

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BrainPOP is thrilled to introduce a new category of free English Language Arts (ELA) games! When you visit the main GameUp page, you'll now see an "English Games" button which takes you to our growing...