Play Seriously: The MIT Education Arcade

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Wednesday, March 28 4:30PM ET: Play Seriously: The MIT Education Arcade Digital games in class? You bet! Scot Osterweil, Creative Director of the MIT Education Arcade, hosts this webinar on the ro...
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Supreme Court and BrainPOP

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Networks are buzzing, lawyers have prepared arguments, and the political parties are anxious to know how the results will impact the November presidential election! Today marks the beginning of Suprem...
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National STEM Video Game Challenge Extension

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Great news!  The National STEM Video Game Challenge has just announced that they are extending the contest’s deadline to March 23rd.  As part of the Digital Promise Initiative, the Challenge aims to i...

Webinar: Science Class With GameUp

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Note Later Starting Time: Wednesday, February 29 6:30PM ET Join 4th-grade teacher and BrainPOP advisor Robert Miller for an in depth exploration of using GameUp games in science class. Learn how pl...
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What’s New?

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What's new on BrainPOP? Whether we're adding new topics to BrainPOP, sharing our favorite educational games on GameUp or a building new levels on BrainPOP ELL, we're hard at work curating and creating...

Games Based Learning, Call for Proposals

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With the ever expanding list of game offerings on BrainPOP's GameUp, we like to share about games based learning opportunities that we think you will find useful. Every summer the Games Learning and S...

Webinar Alert: Differentiating with Digital Games

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You’ve heard all the buzz about digital games in the classroom – but does game-based learning work with differentiated instruction? Can games really meet the needs of all your students? Allisyn Levy a...
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Exploring Minecraft in Education

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It's a rare teacher who encourages students to visit another world when they should be focused at school. But that's exactly how Joel Levin, a computer teacher at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory Scho...

BrainPOP’s Own Hero: Kari Stubbs

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Let’s hear it for our very own Kari Stubbs, who was recognized as one of Daily Edventures’ global heroes in education!  Daily Edventures is an education-focused blog that has a central goal for 20...

STEM Video Game Challenge

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As a proud sponsor of the STEM video game challenge, BrainPOP will be participating in PBS kids' twitter party this Thursday night. RSVP to join the party and chat about the learning theories behind g...