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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

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 14, 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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Students Show Appreciation for Teachers in Our June Build Challenge


July 10, 2020 | Build Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition, Teacher Appreciation

For the past few months, teachers around the world have been going the extra mile to create engaging learning experiences for their students. We’re constantly inspired by the ways that educators hav...

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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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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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