Microsoft is readying a new online portal for educators to implement hit sandbox game Minecraft as a classroom resource.
Minecraft in education is students visiting an ancient civilization and creating a setting for a story,” the announcement video description reads.
It is exploring math concepts using Minecraft blocks. It is practicing collaboration, problem solving, digital citizenship and leadership skills while designing experiments and demonstrating mastery. Minecraft in education is teachers inspired by their students to explore and create, and students motivated to learn.”