Minecraft in Education – Tech Talk Tuesday in Review

Stephen's maths classroom

Stephen’s maths classroom

Stephen Elford (@EduElfie)  gave us a fascinating insight into his passion for minecraftEDU. He has successfully used minecraft – an online reality game that has captured the attention and engagement of students globally – in the maths/science classroom. See his youtube channel for actual demonstrations An assignment in minecraft Successful application sharing in Blackboard Collaborate enabled participants in real time, or whilst viewing the recording to see the exact nature of this amazing world and its potential for learning. Participants came from Pakistan, USA and Australia.

The teacher controls in minecraftEDU

The teacher controls in minecraftEDU

You can watch this fabulous presentation by clicking on the link to the recording below or watching the video version at video version of this session on blipTV which Peggy George of Classroom2.0LIVE has created for us. Thanks Peggy!

Educationalists can join the google group on minecraft Do you have sites to share or networks to join?

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2 responses to “Minecraft in Education – Tech Talk Tuesday in Review

  1. Minecraft is AWESOME! :-)

  2. Elke do you use minecraft personally? Have you used it with students and if so, how?

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