MinecraftEdu is a school-ready remix of the original smash hit game Minecraft, played by over 30 million people worldwide. Created by teachers for classroom use, MinecraftEdu contains a set of powerful yet simple tools to fine-tune the Minecraft experience for learning. Teachers in over 40 countries use MinecraftEdu in every subject area from science, technology, engineering, mathematics, language skills, history, and architecture. Click on the link below for more information:
Mods & Online Club
qCraft is a Minecraft mod that adds an item (quantum ore) that can be mined and crafted into items that demonstrate quantum properties of observational dependency, superposition, and entanglement. You can click on the link below for additional information on qCraft and learn more about the principles of Quantum Mechanics:
ComputerCraft is another mod that adds programming capability to the world of Minecraft. It also adds a virtual assistant, called “Turtle”, that can assist the player in mining, crafting, and building. You can click on the link below for additional information on ComputerCraft and the value of learning how to program:
Connected Camps provides a free afterschool and weekend access to safe, moderated Minecraft server. It has counselor-led events, games, and building challenges. The activities are designed to develop literacy, problem solving and digital citizenship skills.