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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

San Francisco students give historic tours of Chinatown in Minecraft image

San Francisco students give historic tours of Chinatown in Minecraft


May 17, 2021 | APAHM, Diversity, Inclusion, Minecraft: Education Edition

Lisa Yu is a senior community organizer at Chinatown Community Development Center (CCDC), where she works with youth leaders in the Chinatown Alleyway Tours program. This program trains high school st...

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Building a Better World with Games For Change


May 13, 2021 | Build Challenge, Minecraft: Education Edition, sustainability

Add a bit of competition into learning, and you'll see engagement skyrocket. Give students an opportunity to build a more inclusive world, and they'll astound you with their empathy and ingenious solu...

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Camping and Learning in the Virtual World


May 6, 2021 | Camps and Clubs, Minecraft: Education Edition, Tech Learning

Lockdowns have had a profound effect on schools this year, but what about non-traditional educational environments? When Fleming Tech Camps faced a summer without their usual in-person program, they h...

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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


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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