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The official Minecraft blog for educators

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Entries from the August Build Challenge: Creative Classrooms


September 11, 2020 | Build Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition, Student Safety

For the Creative Classrooms Build Challenge, we invited students to design inventive solutions to make a traditional classroom environment more suitable for social distancing and safety. Would the ide...

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Teach Writing with the New English Language Arts Pack


September 9, 2020 | English Language Arts, Minecraft: Education Edition, Writing

We’re excited to announce the new English Language Arts Pack created in partnership with the National Writing Project. These 10 lessons for Minecraft: Education Edition focus on world-building and e...

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Building Communities, Pirate Ships, and Raining Chickens: Park University’s Minecraft Camp Experience


September 4, 2020 | Higher Education, Minecraft: Education Edition, Student Leadership

Back in February, Dr. Susan Keim and Zac Jarrard from Park University in Missouri shared their story of how the Hauptmann School of Public Affairs is using Minecraft: Education Edition to teach public...

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Unlocking Leadership with Minecraft Student Ambassadors at Atlanta Public Schools


September 1, 2020 | Minecraft: Education Edition, School Stories, Student Leadership

At Atlanta Public Schools, Digital Learning Specialist Felisa Ford and her Instructional Technology Team empowered students to co-learn and co-teach through a Minecraft Student Ambassador program. Rea...

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Highlights from the 2020 Minecraft Education Challenge


August 20, 2020 | 2020 Minecraft Education Challenge, Build Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition

With students around the world taking part in the 2020 Minecraft Education Challenge, we’ve seen amazing solutions for some of the world’s toughest issues. In Norway, 2,000 learners tackled the ch...

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