Home-School Connection

Extending Learning at Home with BrainPOP!

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As a teacher, you know that engaging families in the learning process is a key component to reducing academic achievement gaps--and the research confirms this. A study conducted by the Every Studen...
In the mind of a CBE

A CBE’s Journey Into Coding

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Guest blogger and Certified BrainPOP Educator Aimee Bloom joins us to share her love of coding and the value she sees in computer science education. Read on to learn how Aimee found her way into Educa...
In the mind of a CBE

A CBE Aha! Moment – 11.18 Edition

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Reflection is an important exercise to encourage professional growth. To become a Certified BrainPOP Educator, we ask candidates to identify a past teaching practice or project, and brainstorm ways Br...
In Case You Missed...

What’s New at BrainPOP: November Recap

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November is all about the turkey, but leave some room for all the new stuffing...oops stuff… on BrainPOP! BrainPOP Exponents UPDATE From numbers in the millions to measurements in microns, discov...
Get to know a CBE

Getting to Know CBE Mary Howard

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We'd like to welcome November's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month, Mary Howard, to the blog! She's a fearless educator who's full of ideas and we're excited to feature her this month. Read on t...
Research News

Boost Achievement with BrainPOP: A New Effectiveness Study

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A recent study on the effectiveness of BrainPOP found that students in schools with BrainPOP subscriptions showed a greater increase in standardized test scores than a matched control group. Brain...

Responding to Tragic News

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At BrainPOP, our mission is to help children make sense of the world. But what do we do when events defy explanation? That’s what all of us have been grappling with these past few days as we try to...
In the mind of a CBE

A CBE Aha! Moment – 10.18 Edition

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We'd like to welcome October's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month, Sarah Dahlheimer, back to the blog! Sarah is here to share her CBE Aha! Moment - a reflection on past teaching practices and ho...
Get to know a CBE

Getting to Know CBE Sarah Dahlheimer

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Please welcome October's Certified BrainPOP Educator, Sarah Dahlheimer, to the blog! Sarah joins us from the Natick Public School District in Massachusetts. We can't help but feel inspired by this pas...
In the mind of a CBE

A CBE Aha! Moment – 9.18 Edition

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As part of the certification process, we ask educators to reflect on BrainPOP's features and tools and brainstorm ideas for replacing and improving past teaching practices. To guide them in considerin...