Games in the Classroom

What Do Teachers Really Think About Games in the Classroom?

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We’ve made some interesting additions to our research page on BrainPOP Educators. BrainPOP teamed up with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop to lead a research project, Teacher Attitudes...
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Guest Blogger: Jaclyn McLaren’s Year End Review

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Jaclyn McLaren is a 6th grade Earth Science teacher at Webb Bridge Middle School in Alpharetta, GA. I have been teaching 6th Grade Earth Science for six years and we have been able to use BrainPOP,...
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New on BrainPOP: Edgar Allan Poe

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Worry nevermore, BrainPOP now has an  Edgar Allan Poe movie! We profile the 19th century author’s background and career as a writer, as well as his influence on gothic literature. Join Tim and Moby...
May spotlights

May Spotlights

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We're focusing on Sports & Fitness and Practical Math this month! Be sure to check out our May spotlights, the collection of movies and other resources featured throughout all of May. The arrival ...
REAL Commission

The REAL Commission Report

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Back in January we shared Dr. Kari Stubs’s experience at the  REAL (Recommendations for Education and Advancement of Learning) Commission kickoff meeting in Washington, DC. The commission consists ...
Arctic resources

Awesome Arctic Resources

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If you missed the chance to venture into the Arctic with IMAX, we’ve got you covered with Arctic resources! In our April 25th webinar, we were joined by filmmaker Shaun MacGillivray and WWF’s pola...
The Labyrinth Challenge

Enter the Labyrinth Challenge!

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If you joined us for either of our recent Play Seriously: The MIT Education Arcade webinars, you already know a bit about The Labyrinth Challenge. For those of you who may have missed the webinars or ...
Video Game Model

Webinar Alert: edWeb.net Presents- How to Use the Video Game Model to Build Curriculum Units

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Thursday, April 19 4:00PM ET: edWeb.net Webinar: How To Use The Video Game Model To Build Curriculum Units Games are engaging our children both in and out of the classroom. Components of gaming ca...
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IMAX & BrainPOP Team Up for an Earth Awareness Lesson Plan Contest!

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We’re celebrating Earth Awareness month with a new lesson plan contest! BrainPOP has teamed up with Warner Bros. and IMAX® to help raise awareness about the changing Arctic wilderness. With the upc...
Horizon K12

Share Your Voice in the Horizon K12 Edition!

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You may already know that our Dr. Kari Stubbs, Vice President of 21st Century Learning, represents BrainPOP on the Horizon K12 board. Now, it’s your turn to share your voice there. The organization,...