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Minecraft: Education Edition Blog

The official Minecraft blog for educators

Commemorate emancipation and explore Black history for Juneteenth image

Commemorate emancipation and explore Black history for Juneteenth


June 14, 2021

Juneteenth is a day dedicated to commemorating the emancipation of enslaved people in the US. Conversations around Black history in the United States can be challenging to lead, but hosting those disc...

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Empowering education for girls in Pakistan


June 2, 2021 | Girls in STEM, Minecraft: Education Edition, Women in STEM

For International Women’s Day 2021, we released a new lesson for the Good Trouble world that celebrates the groundbreaking work of Malala in her quest for women’s education. One member of the Mine...

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The Camps and Clubs Update brings Minecraft: Education Edition to learners beyond the classroom


May 26, 2021 | Camps, Clubs, Home schools, Minecraft: Education Edition, Nonprofits, Update

The past year has taught us that learning happens everywhere. Around the world, we’ve seen educators, families, and students using Minecraft to stay connected and learn remotely, so we’re expandin...

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Girls Who Game: Community of the Future Design Challenge


May 24, 2021 | Camps and Clubs, Girls in STEM, Minecraft: Education Edition, Women in STEM

Girls Who Game is an extra-curricular program that provides an opportunity for girls and underserved students across North America to experience gaming and use Minecraft as a learning tool while devel...

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English Adventures with Cambridge: Language Learning with Minecraft


May 19, 2021 | English, Language Learning, Minecraft: Education Edition

With a virtual environment that’s ideally suited for immersion and interactive learning, educators around the world have used Minecraft to teach language. Today, we’re excited to announce a new le...

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