Playful Assessment With BrainPOP

April 25, 2016

Originally Recorded April 2016 Special guest Kevin Miklasz, BrainPOP’s Director, Data and Assessment, leads this exploration of the interplay between grit, interest, curiosity, student knowledge,...

Join Us for a Game-Based Learning Design Workshop!

April 5, 2016

NYC Teachers, join us for another game-based learning design workshop! Saturday, April 16 from 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM, BrainPOP and the Game-Based Learning NYC (GBLNYC) Meetup will be hosting a Gam...

#BPOPchat – Thursday, February 3rd 7PM ET – Differentiation

March 2, 2016

Join BrainPOP’s next #BPOPchat Twitter chat this Thursday, March 3rd at 7:00 PM ET! Using the hashtag #BPOPchat, join us on twitter to discuss approaches to game-based learning! Click here to R...

Join Us for a Game-Based Learning Design Workshop!

December 1, 2015

NYC Teachers, join us for a game-based learning design workshop! This Saturday, December 5 from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, BrainPOP and the Game-Based Learning NYC (GBLNYC) Meetup will be hosting a Game D...

Research Shows the Power of Game-Based Learning

May 28, 2015

Our GameUp partner, EdGe at TERC  is passionate about game-based learning! They're a team of designers, educators, and researchers working together to study how game-based learning can be measured an...

The Incubator School Explores Game-Based Learning

March 4, 2015

At the Incubator School, a new school in the LA Unified School District, teachers experience a series of collaborative, game-based learning modules that prepare them to empathize with their peers and ...

Join Us for a Game-Based Learning Meetup!

January 28, 2015

NYC Teachers, Come Design With Us! On Saturday, February 7, BrainPOP and the Game-Based Learning NYC (GBLNYC) Meetup will be hosting our fourth Game Design Workshop, and if you’re around, we’d lo...

Using Games in the Classroom

December 3, 2014

Katrina Schwartz's blog post for  MindShift on November 24, 2014 entitled, "Some Struggles Teachers Face Using Games in the Classroom" brings to light the many barriers to implementing game-based ...

Serious Games into the K-16 Classroom with Victoria Van Voorhis

November 19, 2014

In this video talk with Victoria Van Voorhis of Rochester discusses the challenges in taking serious games and interactive media from the margins to the mainstream across the K-16 spectrum. Her essent...

Guide to Digital Games and Learning from MindShift

November 19, 2014

The MindShift Guide to Digital Games and Learning started as a series of blog posts written by Jordan Shapiro with support of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and the Games and...