Minecraft: A Primer For Teachers

ISTE – Karen Richardson PhD

Want to strike up a conversation with your younger relatives this Thanksgiving? Ask them about Minecraft.

If they don’t play themselves, they’ll know friends who do. And maybe, just maybe, they’re even using it in the classroom.

More and more teachers are finding ways to integrate game play into their lesson plans. Using an educational and security-friendly version of the popular building game, called Minecraft EDU, teachers are engaging their students in social studies, language arts and engineering. Read More