Immersive Learning With Minecraft: Education Edition
Explore and create : Playground
This is presentation 1 of 3, at station "MIE Playground Station 4" within the playground "Student Choice and Voice Navigating Our Roadmap to the Future"; scroll down to see more details.
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|Audience:||Curriculum/district specialists, Library media specialists, Teachers|
|Attendee devices:||Devices useful|
|Attendee device specification:||Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
|Topic:||Games for learning & gamification|
|ISTE Standards:||For Educators:
The purpose of this short session is to show examples of how Minecraft: Education Edition works in the classroom and show the participants where they can find the resources to get started.
We will talk about the why of Minecraft: Education Edition (5 min)
Examples (5 min)
Resources (5 min)
Q&A and challenge (5 min)
The challenge will be for them to find a lesson plan on the Minecraft: Education Edition site and tweet about it. We will pick a winner of some swag.
Jennifer Brown is a Computer Science Teacher and Business Technology Teacher at Walker Middle Magnet, a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and Trainer, and a Skype Master Teacher. As a NCCE Professional Learning Specialists, she is dedicated to showing teachers how to best utilize technology in their classrooms. Similarly, as a classroom teacher she demonstrates to her students how utilizing technology can empower their learning. Jennifer is passionate about showing students how to be self-directed, life-long learners and how technology can be used to achieve that goal.