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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

Minecraft: Education Edition Available on Chromebooks for Back to School image

Minecraft: Education Edition Available on Chromebooks for Back to School


August 10, 2020 | Back to School, Chromebooks, Minecraft: Education Edition, Update

As schools around the world prepare for Back to School and transition to remote, hybrid, and in-person learning models, educators are using Minecraft: Education Edition to keep learners connected and ...

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Minecraft Block Heroes Challenge: Students in Germany Build a Better World


August 7, 2020 | Build Challenge, Minecraft Education Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition

This spring, students and schools around the world took part in the 2020 Minecraft Education Challenge, engaging in local competitions to develop solutions for the world's most pressing issues. This s...

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Minecraft Learning Centers in Wales


July 24, 2020 | Minecraft: Education Edition, Teacher Training, Wales

In 2019, The Welsh Government made the choice to provide more than 460,000 students with Office 365 Education through the country’s Hwb Learning Platform. As part of this powerful suite of learning ...

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Minecraft: Education Edition Summer Camp in China


July 20, 2020 | Camp, Education, Minecraft: Education Edition, Summer

In the summer of 2020, Minecraft: Education Edition is taking students in China on a new learning journey! We’re partnering with Microsoft and a team of experts from all over the world for the fi...

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Students in Norway take up the 2020 Minecraft Education Challenge


July 15, 2020 | Build Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition, Sustainable Development Goals

This past spring, we invited schools and students around the world to take part in the 2020 Minecraft Education Challenge. This challenge encouraged learners to consider some of the world's most press...

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