Minecraft Education now available for iPad

Schools can tap into the power of iPad for immersive learning across K-12 subjects. Minecraft Education is now available on the App Store.

Bring Minecraft to your classroom with iPad

Educators in more than 100 countries are already using Minecraft to transform their classrooms, and now schools powered by iPad can access Minecraft Education. With features designed to engage students in project-based learning and help educators manage their classrooms, Minecraft Education is the perfect back-to-school teaching tool.

Minecraft Classroom screenshot
Minecraft Education screenshot

Get ready to deploy Minecraft Education

If your school is licensed for Microsoft Office 365 for Education, you may already have access to Minecraft Education. Talk to your IT administrator to download the app onto iPads in Fall 2018. Minecraft Education is licensed via yearly subscriptions that are purchased through Authorized Education Partners, or directly from the Microsoft Store for Education. Learn how to obtain a license or download a free trial below.

Explore lesson plans and worlds

Students can tap into the power of iPad to build monuments and swim through coral reefs with the Update Aquatic, bring creative stories to life with Book and Quill, and experiment with the Chemistry Resource Pack. There are over 500 lesson starters created by educators that bring to curriculum to life in Minecraft.

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Couple of students learning Minecraft on Ipad

Explore how educators are using Minecraft

Minecraft impacts student engagement across school subjects and builds crucial 21st century skills like communication, collaboration and digital citizenship. Educators share stories from their classrooms about how Minecraft inspires learning.