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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

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Building a Better World with Games For Change


May 13, 2021 | Build Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition, sustainability

Add a bit of competition into learning, and you'll see engagement skyrocket. Give students an opportunity to build a more inclusive world, and they'll astound you with their empathy and ingenious solu...

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Camping and Learning in the Virtual World


May 6, 2021 | Camps and Clubs, Minecraft: Education Edition, Tech Learning

Lockdowns have had a profound effect on schools this year, but what about non-traditional educational environments? When Fleming Tech Camps faced a summer without their usual in-person program, they h...

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This Earth Day, dive into Radical Recycling in Sustainability City


April 8, 2021 | Earth Day, Minecraft: Education Edition, sustainability

Earth Day is almost here, and students around the world are busy devising ways to create a greener, cleaner, more sustainable planet. One of the most important lessons that educators can teach learner...

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Enter a Fairy-Tale World Where Computer Science and Creative Writing Collide


April 5, 2021 | Code, Computer Science, Minecraft: Education Edition, Reading, Writing

When you think about coding, the first thing that comes to mind might be software development, game design, or artificial intelligence. But what if you could use computer science to tell a story? In t...

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Explore the World of Minecraft: The Mountain, the New Novel from Max Brooks


March 24, 2021 | language arts, Literacy, Max Brooks, Minecraft: Education Edition, Reading, Writing

Washed up on the shore of an unfamiliar land, cold, hungry, and alone, what adventures can you imagine? Where would you go? What would your first task be? You see a stranger in the distance. Are they ...

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