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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

This Earth Day, dive into Radical Recycling in Sustainability City image

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 image

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 image

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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Celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day with New Lessons About Malala and the Suffragettes image

Celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day with New Lessons About Malala and the Suffragettes


March 8, 2021 | International Women's Day, IWD, Minecraft: Education Edition, Women's History Month

For International Women’s Day and Women’s History month, we want to help you inspire girls to change the world, whether they aspire to be engineers, artists, programmers, designers, world leaders,...

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Creative Learning and Leadership | Minecraft: Education Edition at India’s Sat Paul Mittal School image

Creative Learning and Leadership | Minecraft: Education Edition at India’s Sat Paul Mittal School


March 4, 2021 | Educator Stories, India, Minecraft: Education Edition, Student Leadership

Sat Paul Mittal School is a Microsoft Showcase School in Ludhiana in Punjab, India. When a chance mention of Minecraft on a Skype call piqued their students’ interest, they took a chance on game-bas...

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