Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship Spotlight

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Now that the school year is in full swing, remember to check out the BrainPOP Spotlight on Digital Citizenship.  More than ever, classrooms are going digital, and it’s our job as teachers to help stud...
BrainPOP ELL

New Lessons on BrainPOP ELL

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Ben and Moby are excited to announce new content on BrainPOP ELL: level 3, unit 3! Did you know that the higher level units on BrainPOP ELL, are more content driven, so they not only demystify grammar...
Presidential movies

New Presidential Movies on BrainPOP

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With the closing of the Republican and Democratic conventions, election season has commenced full force. To help students better understand the current political landscape and how it evolved, we’re pr...
Educators button

New Educators Button, New Educators Features!

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You may have noticed, over the past few days, that the BrainPOP topic pages have a shiny new button called "lesson plans and teaching tools." Click this BrainPOP Educators button for a whole new entry...
BrainPOP on the Today Show

BrainPOP on the Today Show!

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We were thrilled to see actor, author and parenting expert Soleil Moon Frye praise the BrainPOP featured movie App on the TODAY show this morning. Check out the "Best back to school gadgets, websites ...
beta testers

And the Gold Award Winner is. . . . Guts and Bolts!

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Just like Jamaican running superstar Usain Bolt crossed the finish line for a gold at the Olympics- "Guts and Bolts" - one of BrainPOP's own games on GameUp - is now a gold award winner all its own! T...
iPad in the Classroom

iPad in the Classroom: BrainPOP and Other Useful Resources

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Last week, Senior Manager of BrainPOP Educators Andrew Gardner presented at the Apple Store on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.  The topic was "iPad in the Classroom" and Andrew spoke about the devic...
Connected Educators Month

Back to School with BrainPOP

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As the summer begins winding down, we, at BrainPOP, want to help you best prepare for Back to School. From personal goal setting, to helping students achieve, to coordinating with parents and administ...
New Media Consortium

New Media Consortium Loves GameUp!

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The New Media Consortium, authors of the esteemed and widely referenced Horizon Reports, provides an authoritative voice about all things education and technology. Therefore we were thrilled to see a ...
Hiroshima and Nagasaki

New Movie: Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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You've come to expect BrainPOP movies to explain concepts and ideas with clarity, depth and respect. These qualities are especially important when explaining complex and sensitive topics, such as Sept...