Minecraft Education Edition Badges

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Minecraft Global Mentor

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Ben Spieldenner

Ashland High School

Ashland, United StatesEnglishEastern Time

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Role

  • Educator

Ages

  • 14-18

Subjects

  • Technology
  • Reading and Writing

Ben Spieldenner teaches English and is an Educational Technologist for Ashland High School (Ashland, OH). His passion is helping students and teachers discover how much fun learning can be. He started playing Minecraft a few years ago with his two children and discovered just how immersive and exciting Minecraft can be. He uses Minecraft Education in his own classroom as a way of highlighting literary themes, creating unique experiences and playing in the digital version of literary texts. Ben co-founded Edcamp Mid-Ohio, is an active member of the Remind Advisory Board and co-director of Cross Pond Collaborations.