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December Recap of What’s New at BrainPOP

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BrainPOP wrapped up 2016 with a bunch of new movies and features. Here's a recap: New BrainPOP Movies Pearl Harbor Tim and Moby take you back in time to December 7, 1941 when Japan launched a surpr...
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From the mind of a CBE: Top 5 things to love about BrainPOP no matter how old you are!

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Part Two of December's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the month series with Nikki Vrandenburg encourages educators to take advantage of all BrainPOP has to offer. This year I moved across the hall ...
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Formative Assessment with CBE of the Month Nikki Vradenburg

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Please welcome December's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month Nikki Vradenburg!  A true BrainPOP power user, Nikki has helped us test and refine our features through feedback from her K-1 and 4-5...
Curriculum Connection

Get Ready for Computer Science Education Week on BrainPOP!

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Dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science, Computer Science Education Week (December 5-11) is an annual program conceived of by the Computing in the Core coalition, Cod...

#BPOPchat: Instruction Guided by Assessment

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Thursday, December 1 at 7:00 pm ET “If you don’t know where you are headed, you’ll probably end up someplace else.” -Douglas J. Eder, Ph.D Assessment not only determines whether goals or standards a...
In the mind of a CBE

CBE of the Month Mike Jones Shares Ideas for Using BrainPOP in Inquiry

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Earlier this month we introduced you to November's CBE of the Month, Mike Jones. Read on to learn more about how Mike uses BrainPOP to encourage inquiry among his students and don't forget to check ou...
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New on GameUp: Community in Crisis: The Aftermath

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We are excited to present our newest game, Community in Crisis: The Aftermath, from our partner Classroom, Inc.  As the director of a community center, students take on real-world problems resulting f...
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Thoughts, Tips and Tricks from Certified Educators part 3 – BrainPOP Educators

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Over the last few weeks we have shared discussion highlights from our online Certified BrainPOP Educator course. We’re excited to continue the series with more thoughts and ideas from our future CBEs....
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Differentiation with CBE of the Month Mike Jones

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We're excited to introduce you to November's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month, Mike Jones!  Mike works at Illinois State University's K-8 Lab School teaching 7/8 science and working with teach...
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Curriculum Connection

Media Literacy Week and BrainPOP

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October 31st - November 4th is Media Literacy Week, and BrainPOP is celebrating with the following events. On Tuesday - November 1st,  join our webinar with staff Editor Shai Rao who will discuss the ...