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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

New Study: Understanding the Impact of Minecraft in the Math Classroom image

New Study: Understanding the Impact of Minecraft in the Math Classroom


July 7, 2020 | Math, Minecraft: Education Edition, Research

Minecraft: Education Edition’s 3D sandbox environment and block-based mechanics make it an ideal workspace for students to learn mathematical principles and test their ideas. Concepts like area and ...

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This summer, head to Fantasy Adventure Camp from home with Minecraft: Education Edition image

This summer, head to Fantasy Adventure Camp from home with Minecraft: Education Edition


July 7, 2020 | Minecraft: Education Edition, Summer Break

Spending the summer close to home is no reason to miss out on adventures. We want to give students the chance to go on a journey of discovery no matter where they’re spending their time off from sch...

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Explore Esports with New Minecraft: Education Edition Lessons and Teaching Guide image

Explore Esports with New Minecraft: Education Edition Lessons and Teaching Guide


June 25, 2020 | Esports, Minecraft: Education Edition

As educators look to engage students in new ways, enhance motivation, and keep learners connected during remote learning, one area that continues to grow in popularity is esports. Esports participatio...

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Students around the world hold graduations in Minecraft – and now you can too! image

Students around the world hold graduations in Minecraft – and now you can too!


June 23, 2020 | Distance Learning, Graduation, Minecraft: Education Edition, remote learning, Virtual Events

As the 2019-2020 school year wraps up for much of our community, we have seen educators and learners use Minecraft to celebrate their academic achievements and connect with one another in creative way...

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Student Creations for the May Build Challenge: Coding Coral image

Student Creations for the May Build Challenge: Coding Coral


June 23, 2020 | Build Challenge, Code, Computer Science, Coral Reefs, Minecraft: Education Edition

May’s Monthly Student Build Challenge was an exciting blend of ecology and computer science. Coding Coral gave students the chance to research the different kinds of corals in the world, learn about...

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