Mixing Your Way Through Election Season

October 19, 2012

Have you been using games on GameUp to help your students understand themes of this election season?  If so, you might be interested in two new quizzes that we've created specific to this year's pres...

BrainPOP’s Election Spotlight and Upcoming Events

October 1, 2012

This month BrainPOP’s spotlight is "Elections", and we at BrainPOP educators are excited to help share the best online resources for engaging students in the 2012 campaign! These election spotlights...

Digital Citizenship Spotlight

September 17, 2012

Now that the school year is in full swing, remember to check out the BrainPOP Spotlight on Digital Citizenship.  More than ever, classrooms are going digital, and it’s our job as teachers to help ...

August Spotlights

August 3, 2012

The beginning of August means the beginning of the school year is just around the corner and our Back to School spotlight has just what you need to get your students ready for a successful school year...

STEM Teacher Corps Announced

July 25, 2012

Last week, President Obama announced plans for a STEM teacher Corps to recognize and reward leading teachers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) areas. Recognizing the imp...

July Spotlights

July 2, 2012

School’s out for summer, but that doesn’t mean students can’t squeeze in some summer learning with our spotlights. July spotlights, Red, White, and Blue, includes movies and activities to hel...

June Spotlights

June 1, 2012

Things get a little weird this month on BrainPOP with our June spotlights: Weird Science. We’ve included everything from Bruises to Bats to Boogers.  Yuck! Explore those strange carnivorous plants ...

May Spotlights

May 7, 2012

We're focusing on Sports & Fitness and Practical Math this month! Be sure to check out our May spotlights, the collection of movies and other resources featured throughout all of May. The arrival ...

The Space Shuttle comes to NYC!

April 27, 2012

Gasps of excitement filled the BrainPOP offices this morning as the Space Shuttle (atop a 747) flew past our windows! Everyone was standing by the windows, mouths wide, with the cameras in hand! In ce...

April Spotlight: Earth Awareness

April 9, 2012

April is a month of showers, flowers and season changing powers: with all this transition comes student questions! Help them find the answers by checking out BrainPOP's "Earth Awareness" spotlight pa...