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Introducing Yard Games!

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Kids love to play in the Yard!  Now they can with our newly expanded collection of Yard Games from our partner, University of Wisconsin’s Field Day Lab.   Yard Games invite students to explore ...

Solving the Ultimate Math Problem: Breaking the Symbol Barrier

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Join us for a webinar featuring GameUp partner BrainQuake! CEO Randy Weiner and Chief Scientist Dr. Keith Devlin (aka the NPR “Math Guy”) showcase their award-winning, research-backed math title W...
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Playing Time Zone X

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This screencast provides contextual help for playing the GameUP game Time Zone X.  ...
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Time Zone X: The Right Time, the Right Place

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Originally Recorded October 2015 The past is present! We’re introducing Time Zone X, the newest game designed in-house at BrainPOP. Time Zone X challenges players to “fix” history, calling up...
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New on GameUp: Time Zone X

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We’re thrilled to announce the launch of Time Zone X, the newest addition to GameUp and the latest title developed in-house at BrainPOP. The cross-curricular timeline game currently supports 65 of o...
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Why Use Playful Assessments?

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Originally Recorded April 2015 “Assessment” is a word we tend to associate more with “boring but reliable” than “engaging for students.” But it may be time to rethink that. We welcome K...

Guest Blogger Matt Farber Reflects on Playtesting Educational Games

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Earlier this week, we shared Steve Isaacs' (@mr_isaacs) reflection on a playtesting session focusing on an educational game that’s currently in development at BrainPOP HQ. Matt Farber (@MatthewFarbe...
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Guest Blogger Steve Isaacs Reflects on Playtesting Educational Games with Students

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When creating features, educational games, and other projects at BrainPOP, we strive to incorporate the teacher and student voice in all parts of the process. Recently our User Testing Lead, Katya Hot...

Prepping for an Hour of Code

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Learn how to work an “Hour of Code” into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 8-14. CSEdWeek aims to show kids the importance of computer science – which 90 percent of schoo...
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BrainPOP at WISE – World Innovation Summit for Education

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Earlier this month, BrainPOP had the unique opportunity to join an international conversation about creativity and learning at this year’s WISE Summit in Doha, Qatar. Dr. Kari Stubbs, BrainPOP's VP...