Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

Where to find Minecraft: Education Edition at ISTE 2019

June 11, 2019 | ISTE

Our Minecraft team is excited for another ISTE, and the opportunity to showcase exciting new features and classroom activities for Minecraft: Education Edition! We will be running demos, workshops and...

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How a School in Puerto Rico Brings Chemistry to Life with Minecraft: Education Edition

May 20, 2019 | case study, Chemistry

The San Juan Math, Science, and Technology center in Puerto Rico is using game-based learning to pave the way for a new level of engagement among their students. The institution is part of San Juan's ...

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BUILD 2019: Cloud server for multiplayer available for Minecraft: Education Edition

May 9, 2019 | Azure, multiplayer

One of the biggest benefits of using Minecraft in the classroom is the opportunity for students to collaborate on creative projects, whether engineering a theme park, designing a sustainable city or v...

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March Monthly Student Challenge – Highlights

April 23, 2019 | Build Challenge

Last month for our first Monthly Student Build Challenge, we invited your students to reimagine a space in your community, school, or home in Minecraft: Education Edition: What will the space look li...

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How one Minecraft Mentor designed a cross-disciplinary landmark lesson

April 15, 2019 | Minecraft Mentor

Minecraft Mentor Nelly Hamed Hadima is an Arabic teacher at Hayah International Academy in Egypt. Nelly's students had been studying famous landmarks from around the world when she had an idea: use M...

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