WHITEHOUSE

Nominate a Connected Educator as a White House Champion of Change

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Do you know an educator who uses technology creatively to enhance learning and serves as an outstanding model teacher for all novice and veteran educators alike? Are they an education leader who is us...
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SXSWedu 2014 – Vote for BrainPOP’s Panel!

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Good news!  TWO BrainPOP panels are up for consideration for SXSWedu 2014! "Listen Up! Speak Up! GameUp! A Game Data Discussion” will bring together a host of experts in the field of education, gam...
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BrainPOP’s FYI Feature- The Perfect Informational Text Resources to Support Reading Comprehension

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BrainPOP’s 2013 Teacher in Residence, Mike Jones, shares some of his favorite teaching strategies to support reading comprehension using informational text in BrainPOP’s FYI feature. In my 7th gr...
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Vote BrainPOP Into SXSWedu 2014!

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A BrainPOP panel is up for inclusion in 2014's SXSWedu conference. We need your help! Our panel, “Designing Learning Games that Don’t Suck,” will ignite a conversation around how to best gathe...
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New Games on GameUp: Checks and Balances & Branches of Government

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We’ve added two new games to GameUp from our friends at Sheppard Software - Checks and Balances & Branches of Government! Designed for grades 3-8, Checks and Balances guides students in explori...
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More Exciting Changes Are Coming to BrainPOP Educators

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We’ve been busy making changes to BrainPOP Educators and want to keep you in the loop! First, you might have noticed our navigation has slowly changed over the past few weeks. We’re currently in t...
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BrainPOP and Your Potential Energy!

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Guest blogger Christine Abdou reflects on teaching difficult content while addressing all learning styles with the use of BrainPOP.  As an elementary school science teacher, I often find myself ha...
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BrainPOP ESL Completes Level 3!

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It just keeps getting better! BrainPOP ESL now has 3 complete levels of movies (30 lessons per level) teaching beginning to advanced English language. ELLs learn language usage through the engaging mo...
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BrainPOP is now available on Kindle FreeTime Unlimited!

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Are you a Kindle Fire user with a subscription to Kindle FreeTime Unlimited? If so, take note! That subscription now includes FREE Explorer level access to both BrainPOP's Featured Movie app and Brain...
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How Kids Play Games: Teachable Moments in Refraction and Treefrog Treasure

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Guest blogger Eleanor O'Rourke of the University of Washington shares her reflections on a study of how children and adults play two of GameUp's games, Refraction and Treefrog Treasure. Adults and ...