Participate in Games Research Survey for a Chance to Win!

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We realize there are infinite ways that students and teachers use educational games. We hear anecdotes about how games are effective educational tools from various stakeholders,  and we're firm believ...

Supporting Native Spanish Speakers With BrainPOP

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This webinar focuses on the use of BrainPOP resources to support native Spanish speakers in the classroom. We’ll welcome special guests who share expert examples for blending BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., B...
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From Theory to Practice to Evaluation: Game-Based Learning in Action

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These 5 articles help demonstrate just some of the many beneficial values of game-based learning. Five Video Games Your Middle Schooler Should Be Playing (Plus a Bonus One) In this article, game...

Ninja Kitchen is now on GameUp

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We at BrainPOP are super excited to present the Ninja Kitchen game from our partners at NMSU's Learning Games Lab! Ninja Kitchen is a unique and innovative game that allows students in grades 3-8 to e...

Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence!

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Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence in Refraction By: Eleanor O'Rourke Psychologist Carol Dweck has made an interesting discovery. She and her colleagues have...

Submit a Proposal for the 2014 National Charter Schools Conference

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The 2014 National Charter Schools Conference call for proposals is now open! The entire charter school community will gather for the conference in Las Vegas from June 29 - July 2, 2014. Take this oppo...

Using BrainPOP’s Quizzes with Promethean’s LRS

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We'd like to thank those of you who have contacted us to express interest in continued use of our quizzes with ActivExpression and ActiVote. The integration of BrainPOP quizzes with these learner resp...

Annotate BrainPOP Activity Pages!

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Now you can type and draw annotations on BrainPOP activity pages! Take a look at the new functionality at the bottom of BrainPOP activity pages! Now students can choose to type, draw (and erase) on...

SXSWedu 2014 – Vote for BrainPOP’s Panel!

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Good news!  TWO BrainPOP panels are up for consideration for SXSWedu 2014! "Listen Up! Speak Up! GameUp! A Game Data Discussion” will bring together a host of experts in the field of education, game d...

Vote BrainPOP Into SXSWedu 2014!

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A BrainPOP panel is up for inclusion in 2014's SXSWedu conference. We need your help! Our panel, “Designing Learning Games that Don’t Suck,” will ignite a conversation around how to best gather and im...