In the mind of a CBE

Taking Advantage of the Power of Play

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This article was originally published at Edutopia and written by Certified BrainPOP Educator Matthew Farber Can designing games about real-world issues teach students empathy, systems thinking, and d...
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New on GameUp: Flap to the Future

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We are excited to present our newest game, Flap to the Future, from our partner The Cornell Lab Bird Academy.  This immersive game encourages exploration of bird adaptations that evolved over millions...

New on GameUp: All About Bird Anatomy

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We are excited to present our newest game, All About Bird Anatomy, from our partner The Cornell Lab Bird Academy.  In this game, students build a virtual bird from the inside out, discovering the name...

Activate: SnapThoughts for My BrainPOP

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play Activate. The...

Represent Me!

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Introducing Yard Games!

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Kids love to play in the Yard!  Now they can with our newly expanded collection of Yard Games from our partner, University of Wisconsin’s Field Day Lab.   Yard Games invite students to explore conc...
On the Road

Thumbs Up for BrainPOP’s Proposed SXSWedu 2017 Panels

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The SXSWedu Panel Picker is officially open through September 2! Shape the conference line-up and help get BrainPOP onto the 2017 schedule by casting your vote for the sessions we’re involved with: A...
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The Fiscal Ship

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The Fiscal Ship, a new game developed by 1st Playable Productions in collaboration with the designers of Budget Hero, challenges students in grades 6-12 to use real-world data from the Congressional B...

New on GameUp: Teachley Mt. Multiplis

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Your students will love Mt. Multiplis, the latest game from our partner Teachley, an award-winning educational technology company made up of experienced teachers. In this game, players earn gems by us...

The Learning Principles Behind Early Puzzles of Wuzzit Trouble Game

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Wuzzit Trouble encourages the development of holistic mathematical thinking and problem-solving abilities as opposed to mastery of discrete facts or specific procedures. The purpose of the introductor...