Minecraft Education

Minecraft Education Edition takes the Australian Curriculum into a whole new world.

For good reason Minecraft Education Edition is exploding in popularity and landing in classrooms all over the world. Not just a game, Minecraft …

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Minecraft and Asian education: No fear as kids skill up for the future - Asia News Center

Suddenly, he understood how differently most adults think and act compared with the unfettered minds of kids. That was three years ago. Now as …

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How Minecraft is becoming the foundation of a generation’s computer science education

Like many adults, Benjamin Kelly didn’t initially get the global <i>Minecraft</i> phenomenon, which has seen millions upon millions of kids investing endless …

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Here's how you can join Computer Science Education Week in 2017

As Mary Snapp, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Philanthropies, <b>wrote</b> on the Official Microsoft Blog last month, “Learning to think critically …

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The Big Read: What the classroom of the future will look like

Jude Barback gets a glimpse at what the classroom of the future will look like at global education technology summit Bett Asia 2017 in Kuala Lumpur. …

New Zealand News

Microsoft invites you to Experience Digital Transformation in Education with Microsoft 365 Education

by in Events, General, Microsoft Ghana, Office, Windows 10 · 0 Comment<p>Microsoft Invites you to Experience Digital Transformation with all that …

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New Minecraft hour of code tutorial + 4 ways Microsoft is changing the way our kids learn

Remember when the most sophisticated item in the classroom was a calculator and maybe a computer with a CD-ROM? Those days are long gone. But it’s …

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Hour of Code 2017: Unlock an exciting new world by taking a ‘Hero’s Journey’

In a few weeks, people around the world will celebrate Computer Science Education Week. Millions of kids and others will participate in an Hour of …

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Microsoft makes education version of ‘Minecraft’ tougher to keep up with students’ skill levels

Microsoft now has 2 million licensed users across 115 countries playing the education version of “Minecraft.” But it had to develop a tougher version …

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New Minecraft tutorial lets you build and upload worlds into the game

<b>Minecraft</b> fans can create levels and play them in the Education Edition for the first time as part of a new tutorial from Microsoft.<p><b>A Hero’s Journey</b> …

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Minecraft’s digital learning platform hits 2 million users, launches new coding tutorial

K-12 students using Minecraft: Education Edition. (Minecraft)<p>As Minecraft: Education Edition marks its first anniversary this month, the digital …

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Minecraft Education Edition – Classroom Examples Webinar

Thinking about using Minecraft Education Edition and want to see some practical classroom examples?<p>Come and join this free webinar with 4 teachers …

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Hundreds of schoolkids used Minecraft to hold the largest ever architecture lesson – and are now heading for the record books

More than 400 schoolchildren have used <b>Minecraft</b> in their bid to set a new world record for the largest ever architecture lesson.<p>The youngsters from …

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Microsoft MakeCode for Minecraft makes learning computer science easy and fun, especially for kids

<b>Microsoft</b>'s MakeCode team has come up with an innovative approach to make learning software development fun, especially for children. The MakeCode …

Programming

Minecraft in the Classroom

<i>Jeff Gearhart on episode 162 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterAre you …

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‘Minecraft: Education Edition’ Brings 21st-Century Students Back to the Oregon Trail

If you were a K–12 student in the 1980s or 1990s, playing a video game at school likely makes you think of only one thing: “The Oregon Trail.” The …

Learning

Microsoft 365 expands with new plans for schools and frontline workers

Microsoft today announced a major expansion to its Microsoft 365 offerings. The idea behind Microsoft 365 is to provide a single integrated solution that combines subscriptions to Office 365, Windows 10 and (depending on the plan you choose) the Enterprise Mobility and Security suite into a single …

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Microsoft adds new Microsoft 365 versions, plus security and management features

Microsoft is continuing to evolve its Microsoft 365 subscription bundles. Here's what's coming next.<p><i>These are the top business tech stories from</i> …

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The future is bright: The secrets behind virtual reality learning

GETTYVirtual reality gadgets are becoming part of our lives<p>GETTY<p>'My son went to Mars with his school last term'<p>My son went to Mars with his school …

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