Teaching & Learning with Minecraft Education Edition

Presented by: Stephen Howell

Minecraft Education Edition is a new version of Minecraft designed for teachers and classrooms. It’s filled with lots of new pedagogical features that will make it easier for you to give learning objectives, set tasks and manage your worlds while students play collaboratively and build in-game portfolios. This talk will showcase the new features and focus on how to teach with Minecraft, even if you aren’t a gamer yourself.

Presenter Biography:

Stephen Howell is the Academic Program Manager for Microsoft Ireland. This is a STEM evangelism role where he supports teachers and students with learning new skills.