Minecraft: Education Edition training sessions

In partnership with Microsoft New Zealand, CORE Education is pleased to offer six FREE Minecraft Education Edition training sessions.

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In response to overwhelming interest in the Introduction to Minecraft: Education Edition training, we are offering two more free introductory sessions. We look forward to seeing you there! See details below.


Minecraft: Education Edition is a powerful tool you can use to engage students and ignite their passion for learning while building 21st century skills.

In partnership with Microsoft New Zealand, CORE Education is pleased to offer six FREE Minecraft Education Edition training webinars.
 

Learning outcomes

Explore Minecraft Education Edition to deliver a Minecraft: Education Edition lesson in the classroom.

 

Who are these webinars for?

These webinars are for classroom teachers from primary and secondary teaching sectors.

Beginning: Introduction to Minecraft: Education Edition

Have you heard about how Minecraft can revolutionise classroom learning experiences but don't know where to start? Great, because we've got you covered!

In this free Introduction to Minecraft: Education Edition interactive webinar we'll help you to develop your skills and be ready to use this amazing tool in the classroom.

By the end of the session, you will:

  • Know what Minecraft: Education Edition (M:EE) is all about and why educators use it
  • Know how to make the most of M:EE to facilitate learning in any topic
  • Understand how Minecraft is played
  • Experiment with build challenges that promote learning
  • Be comfortable with creating new or using existing worlds for different learning objectives
  • Know where to go to take your next steps with M:EE

Whether you're brand new or know just a little bit, this session is for you!

Session 1:   10am - 1pm on Tuesday 2 June
Session 2:   2pm - 5pm on Friday 5 June
Session 3:   3pm - 6pm on Wednesday 10 June
Session 4:   10am - 1pm on Thursday 11 June

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Intermediate: Lesson Simulation in Minecraft: Education Edition

Inside of Minecraft, there exists a uniquely Aotearoa world. Created by Piki Studios, Ngā Motu teaches ākonga and students about the indigneous language, culture, and people of Aotearoa New Zealand.

In partnership with Microsoft, CORE Education is pleased to offer a free Lesson Simulation in Minecraft: Education Edition interactive webinar where we'll explore Ngā Motu and support educators to understand the power of this learning opportunity.

This webinar is offered in English medium but is suitable for kaiako who work in Māori medium settings as well.

Session 1:   10am - 1pm on Wednesday 3 June
Session 2:   2pm - 5pm on Monday 8 June  

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