Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Supreme Decision Game

May 30, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the powers of government set forth in the Constitution and the fundamental liberties ensured by the ...

Basic Geometry Lesson Plan: A Tangled Web Puzzle Game

May 24, 2012

In this lesson plan adaptable for grades 3 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an interactive game) to learn about basic geometry concepts. Students will explore angles, parallel lin...

New to GameUp: Refraction

May 22, 2012

There's a new math and science game available on GameUp! In Refraction, students in grades 4-8 have the opportunity to explore light refraction and apply knowledge of fractional concepts during onli...

Our latest video case study: Digital game DESIGN in the classroom!

May 17, 2012

We're thrilled to release the newest addition to the series of video case studies put out with our partners at the Joan Ganz C...

What Do Teachers Really Think About Games in the Classroom?

May 17, 2012

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...

Assessment Games: A Design Challenge!

May 10, 2012

With the rise in popularity of games based learning, we are hearing more and more about game based assessment.  Though we believe that students learn a great deal and exercise their "problem solving"...

How to Improve Education

May 7, 2012

How Blogs, Social Media, and Video Games Improve Education Click the link and read the study: How Blogs, Social Media, and Video Games Improve Education, by Darrell M. West, Vice President ...

New Research: Teacher Attitudes about Gaming in the Classroom

May 2, 2012

What Do Teachers Really Think About Gaming in Education? A few months ago, BrainPOP teamed up with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and embarked on a research project to dig deep into...

GameUp Screencast

April 26, 2012

Here's a GameUP screencast with an overview of everything GameUp has to offer. Join Angela from BrainPOP for a clear and concise screencast. Then get started right away!   [youtube http://www...

Game On: Follow #esinstruct tweet chat tonight at 7:30 ET (4:30 PT)

April 25, 2012

Our buddies over at Edsurge are hosting the third #esinstruct tweet chat discussion: "Games and Learning in the Classroom." We, @BrainPOP, will be there, tweeting some cool news about our GameUp col...