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#BPOPchat RECAP: Differentiated Instruction

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Check out highlights from February's #BPOPchat on Twitter in which educators came together to discuss differentiated instruction. There were tons of ideas shared about differentiating instruction b...
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#BPOPchat – Thursday February 4th 7PM ET – Differentiation

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Join BrainPOP’s next #BPOPchat Twitter chat Thursday, February 4th at 7:00 PM ET! Using the hashtag #BPOPchat, join us on twitter to discuss approaches to differentiation. Differentiated instru...
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BrainPOP Online Certification Course Applications Due February 15

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Applications are now closed The application deadline for BrainPOP’s online certification course is February 15. Enrollment is limited to 40 participants, so please clearly state why you should b...
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BrainPOP Loves EdCamp!

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We love hearing about all the great EdCamps you’ve attended - keep the tweets and photos coming! EdCamps, for those of you who aren’t familiar with them, are professional development events for th...
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Get Certified at FETC and TCEA

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Since June 2014, nearly 200 dedicated educators have earned the "Certified BrainPOP Educator" title. If you're interested in joining their ranks and are planning to attend either FETC or TCEA, you're ...
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New on BrainPOP, Theme, Star Wars and the Force!

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Awaken the Force even before your students see the imminent “Star Wars” flick! BrainPOP’s newest topic - timed to coincide with the big opening - epitomizes our ongoing efforts to present curric...
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Top 10 Reasons to Start Class With a Quiz

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Though quizzes are often perceived as an evaluation tool to measure learning after a course of study, taking a quiz can be a useful part of the learning process itself. With BrainPOP’s Quiz Mixer...
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Free Hour of Code Collection – Movies, Games, and Support

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This National Computer Science Education Week, we’re encouraging and supporting your participating in the Hour of Code movement! A special collection of movies, games, and teacher support materials ...
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Bookmark Us on Your Mobile Home Screen

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We're now smartphone- and tablet-ready! You can visit brainpop.com directly from your mobile device, accessing not only movies and quizzes but also My BrainPOP features like the Quiz Mixer, for custo...
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Activating Flash on Google Chrome

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Are you seeing play buttons appear on your BrainPOP Jr. or ESL homepage?  If you have recently updated your Google Chrome browser and now see play buttons, the default plugin setting may have been ch...