The Rockers Picture Prompt

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Describe the scene in The Rockers picture prompt using a variety of skills, including agent nouns, adjectives, possessives and tenses....

Computer Science Education Week, the Hour of Code and BrainPOP

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December 9-14th is the official Computer Science Education Week featuring the Hour of Code, "a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify 'code' and show that anyone can learn th...

Getting Ready for an Hour of Code – Webinar Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET

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Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET Getting Ready for the Hour of Code Learn how to work an “Hour of Code” into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims to sho...

Image Prompt: What Are They doing?

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Describe what's happening in the three action pictures in this image prompt, using the present progressive tense....

Discovering Digital Tools for Learning With Graphite.org

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Pinpointing the best digital tools for your students can be pretty overwhelming. Thankfully, there’s Graphite.org, a free service from the non-profit Common Sense Media. Through rigorous ratings and p...

Four Dogs Image Prompt

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Use these image prompts to practice simple adjectives....

De-“Mist”-ifying Cloud Computing

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In our newest BrainPOP technology movie, Tim introduces Moby to the wonders of cloud computing. Discover how the "cloud" is really a network of powerful data centers connected by the Internet. Learn h...

A Digital Age: K-12 Market Map and Investment Analysis

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This article, by John Richards, Leslie Stebbins and Kurt Moellering, 2013, explores the current reality of the games market. It draws a K-12 market map of learning initiatives based on games and analy...

Proceedings from Games + Learning + Society Conference

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Originally published in the Games + Learning + Society 2012 Conference Proceedings 8.0, this research represents a partnership between Carnegie Mellon University, New York University, Carnegie Learnin...

Teacher Attitudes about Digital Games in the Classroom

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BrainPOP teamed up with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop to lead a research project, Teacher Attitudes about Digital Games in the Classroom. 500 teachers nationally were surveyed for the...