During this one-day training, you will receive an overview of Minecraft: Education Edition, learn to play the game, take with you opportunities to apply it in your classroom, and ideas to support other teachers in your school.
Please note that this is a BYOD workshop, and you will need a Windows 10 or macOS device to participate.
- Learn about Minecraft: Education Edition, its place in learning, and unique features suited for teaching & learning with immersive games.
- Become a Minecraft player. Learn the controls, crafting, and game features necessary to gain confidence and lower anxiety about game-based learning.
- Learn strategies, tips, and tricks to integrate Minecraft into your classroom. Learn what’s worked for educators successfully teaching with Minecraft, along with resources you can bring back to your own classroom.
- Take a learner’s role, and walk through a learning experience featuring Minecraft. Then, move through examples traversing grade span and subject area, demonstrating the global applicability of Minecraft in schools.
This is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about Minecraft Education Edition and how you can utilise best in your classroom. Bring along any questions that the Microsoft team can help answer as well!
Minecraft Education Edition Training
Tues, 30th Oct 2018, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
Microsoft Auckland Office, Level 5, 22 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Auckland