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Getting Started with Minecraft: Education Edition

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Are you ready to get started with Minecraft: Education Edition? Join Neal Manegold and Melissa Wrenchy as they discuss and share many of the resources available to help you get started. In addition, you will hear tips and tricks for classroom use from an educator who has recently adopted Minecraft in her classroom. Come discover how easy it is go get started!

This webinar has been brought to you by the Minecraft Education Team. For more information on using Minecraft: Education Edition, visit our site at .


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: ICT
Last aired on: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 @ 4:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Game-based Learning , Microsoft, Sponsored, Tools for Student Projects, Virtual Learning
Tags: classroom tips, getting started, how to use Minecraft, Minecraft

Reviews (9)

Full Member
Valuable advice and resources to implement this!
Full Member
It is nice that there are some lesson plans available to try.
Full Member
nice way to learn
Full Member
Never thought of using Minecraft as a learning tool, thanks.
Basic Member
Very interesting. Thank you.
Basic Member
Understands and builds the rationale for Minecraft Education in the classroom. Good advice.
Full Member
Really Good Ideas!
The presented rationale for use Minecraft are vaild:
Why use Minecraft in the classroom:

student engagement


creative exploration - learning is about the journey more than the destination

tangible learning outcomes - we need to create learning opportunities that are built to goals

Here are some resources to supplement this presentation:
Basic Member
Good ideas and good pace. I am going to attempt this in my intermediate special education classroom.
Basic Member
great ideas
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