THANKS FOR A GREAT SHOW! SEE YOU NEXT YEAR IN PHILLY …

Run your classroom on BrainPOP! From tried and true content like our cross-curricular movies, learning games, and quizzes to newer features like coding projects, movie making, and concept mapping, we’ve got you covered every step of the way. Join us at ISTE for free professional development in our POPUp Classroom, on-demand demos at the booth, and multiple opportunities to connect with our team and some of the dynamic educators who are putting BrainPOP to use in novel ways. Bookmark this page and follow us on Twitter to stay up-to-the-minute on our Windy City programming.

Take Our 5K Challenge!
#POPSocks

To help you go the distance, we’ve mapped out an ISTE “5K Challenge” you can complete during the conference. Look for a race card in your registration bag or jog over to the booth to pick one up. You’ll see a list of tasks designed to guide you towards the finish line; complete any two win a pair of Moby socks! Winners, post your pics on Instagram: we’re @brainpop_official and you can use #POPSocks

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Sunday, June 24

Certified BrainPOP Educator Workshop, Options 1 & 2
8-11:30 am & 1-4:30 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Learn more
Free/Pre-registration required

This workshop provides the foundation for BrainPOP certification. The Certified BrainPOP Educator (CBE) Program is designed to help you maximize your school-wide subscription – including creation and reflection tools, coding projects, playful and custom assessment, and the ability to keep track of learning. We’re also offering this session at 1 pm on Tuesday.

Monday, June 25

A BrainPOP Refresher
9-10 am & 3-4 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Whether you’ve been using BrainPOP for two years or ten, there’s always something that’s new to you! Join us for an overview of the upgrades we’ve made to the features you know and love, plus a look at everything that’s new and on the horizon.  

Engaging Learners With BrainPOP + Breakout EDU
9-10:30 am • Hyatt Regency Jackson C
Free/Pre-registration required
Ready to discover a new way to challenge students to think critically? Join us for a fun experience where digital learning meets physical exploration. In this hands-on session, you’ll explore a series of exciting techniques to combine BrainPOP and Breakout EDU. Be prepared to think, laugh, engage and learn. With Adam Bellow, Dyane Smokorowski, Dr. Kari Stubbs, and Michael Gi.

Run With It! Certified BrainPOP Educator Sprint Sessions
10:30-11:30 am • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Hear directly from Certified BrainPOP Educators – our “power users!” – in these five-minute presentations showcasing novel ways to put BrainPOP to use. Bonus: attendees take home a coveted Moby tee!

Coding With BrainPOP
12-1 pm & 4:30-5:30 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
We’re thrilled to introduce our new Creative Coding package! Developed with Scratch and Vidcode, it includes both block- and text-based projects that span the K-12 curriculum and require no prior experience. No matter what you teach, these projects are an easy on-ramp to the world of coding: come find out why!

BrainPOP for Beginners
1:30-2:30 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Come see the difference BrainPOP can make for your students. From our animated movies, quizzes, and learning games to student creation tools, coding projects, and formative assessment options, we’ll introduce you to the breadth of our offerings and answer any questions you might have about how to get started.

Tuesday, June 26

Run With It! Certified BrainPOP Educator Sprint Sessions
10:15-11:15 am • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Hear directly from Certified BrainPOP Educators – our “power users!” – in these five-minute presentations showcasing novel ways to put BrainPOP to use. Bonus: attendees take home a coveted Moby tee!

Extra! Extra! Read All About It … Online!
10:30 am-12:30 pm • Poster Sessions, Level 3 / Skyline Ballroom Pre-Function, Table 27
Get strategies and resources to help students improve digital age skills, find their voices, and express globally what’s truly important to them! See authentic student work (blogs, digital portfolios and an oh-so-popular e-zine). With Ursala Dawson and Certified BrainPOP Educator Karen D’Elia.

PE and Interactive Technologies: Breakthrough Learning for Elementary Students
10:30 am-12:30 pm •Poster Sessions, Level 3 / Skyline Ballroom Pre-Function, Table 24
Betty Ann Fish hosts this session on the use of interactive technologies in physical education, which can reinforce classroom and discipline-specific content to reach the kinesthetic learner.

BrainPOP for Beginners
11:45 am-12:45 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Come see the difference BrainPOP can make for your students. From our animated movies, quizzes, and learning games to student creation tools, coding projects, and formative assessment options, we’ll introduce you to the breadth of our offerings and answer any questions you might have about how to get started. 

Certified BrainPOP Educator Workshop, Option 3
1-4:30 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Learn more
Free/Pre-registration required

This workshop provides the foundation for BrainPOP certification. The Certified BrainPOP Educator (CBE) Program is designed to help you maximize your school-wide subscription – including creation and reflection tools, coding projects, playful and custom assessment, and the ability to keep track of learning. We’re also offering this session on Sunday, the 24th, at 8 am and 1 pm.

Wednesday, June 27

Coding With BrainPOP
9-10 am • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
We’re thrilled to introduce our new Creative Coding package! Developed with Scratch and Vidcode, it includes both block- and text-based projects that span the K-12 curriculum and require no prior experience. No matter what you teach, these projects are an easy on-ramp to the world of coding: come find out why! 

Design Your STEM Lessons
9-10 am • W196a
SOLD OUT!
In this hands-on session, you’ll explore a series of collaborative techniques to accommodate student success in STEM through a unique combination of BrainPOP and Newsela. Bring your device to examine metacognition, formative assessment, and personalized learning! With Dr. Kari Stubbs, J.J. Janikis, and Certified BrainPOP Educator Mike Jones.

BrainPOP for Beginners
10:30-11:30 am • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Come see the difference BrainPOP can make for your students. From our animated movies, quizzes, and learning games to student creation tools, coding projects, and formative assessment options, we’ll introduce you to the breadth of our offerings and answer any questions you might have about how to get started. 

Run With It! Certified BrainPOP Educator Sprint Sessions
12-1 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Hear directly from Certified BrainPOP Educators – our “power users!” – in these five-minute presentations showcasing novel ways to put BrainPOP to use. Bonus: attendees take home a coveted Moby tee!

A BrainPOP Refresher
1:30-2:30 pm • POPUp Classroom / Hyatt Regency Dusable Room
Whether you’ve been using BrainPOP for two years or ten, there’s always something that’s new to you! Join us for an overview of the upgrades we’ve made to the features you know and love, plus a look at everything that’s new and on the horizon.  

 

Register for One of Our ISTE 2018 Certified BrainPOP Educators Workshops:
Option 1: Sunday, June 24 / 8-11:30 am
Option 2: Sunday, June 24 / 1-4:30 pm
Option 3: Tuesday, June 26 / 1-4:30 pm