Intro to Minecraft EE
Everything you need to enrich learning and motivate your students through Minecraft Education Edition

Watch this short video for the course overview from your trainer, Lara, to get a quick look and feel of the course content and how this course will help you with strategies to engage your students and integrate Minecraft Education Edition into your classroom.

Minecraft Education Edition is a great way to get your students to engage in and provides a platform for students which has endless possibilities in worlds for them to problem solve, think critically, be creative, put coding skills into practice and truly engage with their learning. 

By using the companion app 'Classroom Mode' teachers can support and observe students within the game, encouraging collaboration between students and fostering 21st Century skills while integrating computer science with other curriculum areas. 
What is Covered In This Online Course?
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✔   What is Gamification?
✔   How Minecraft Education Edition differs from Minecraft.
✔   How to get started in Minecraft as a user.
✔   How to use Classroom Mode.
✔   Ways to manage your students in the world of Minecraft.
✔   How to build your own lessons in Minecraft.
✔   How to build worlds and share them with your students.
✔   How to use coding in Minecraft Education Edition.
Currently frustrated with...

❗Getting your learners to engage in the classroom?

❗Getting started with Minecraft Education Edition?

❗Having limited to zero knowledge or understanding of gaming and have no idea where to even start?

After completing this course, you will...

✔  Have gained the knowledge and skills to start engaging students by using Minecraft Education Edition in the classroom.

✔  Have confidence in your ability to use Minecraft Education Edition within your classroom.

✔  Build and tailor lessons lessons in Minecraft worlds to suit your students, in your context. 

✔  Support students as they discover real world implications of coding.


You get 12 months access to the course content, so you can learn at your own pace and review the videos as often as you need.

Course Price

Begin the course immediately for only:

Normally $249  
Now $179
More About Lara

Lara brings passion and enthusiasm to her role as a trainer with Using Technology Better. With over fourteen years of classroom experience, spanning three continents she has a broad understanding of education and innovation.

Lara is constantly learning and loves sharing up to the minute tools and ideas that make learning engaging and exciting for students and teachers.

Specialises in:

         ✔  GSuite for Education

         ✔  Minecraft Education Edition

         ✔  STEAM

         ✔  Student Agency

         ✔  Student Voice

         ✔  Integrative, creative lesson design

         ✔  Teacher efficiency

What payment methods are available for this course?

You can choose to pay by credit card, or request an invoice that can be paid by your organisation. Select the option you require on the course payment page. If you request an invoice, click here.

Do I need to have any prior knowledge on Minecraft Education Edition before beginning this course?

No, this is an introductory course with no prerequisites skills. It is perfect for beginners or those who have been fumbling their way through Minecraft Education Edition!

Do I need to have an account to take the course?

Yes. You will need to have a Microsoft O365 account to enable to you to sign in to Minecraft Education Edition. You can find more information about eligibility here.  

Does Minecraft Education Edition work on all devices?

MEE will work on iPads, PC and Mac. You should ensure you have the most up to date operating systems. For more information click here.

Who are the presenters delivering the course?

Lara Kirk. Lara is a Minecraft Certified Trainer and is passionate about the world of Minecraft EE. She is a newbie to gaming and was only introduced to MEE at the beginning of 2018 but immediately saw the potential to use this great tool to enhance learning and engage students.

Do I receive a certificate for the course? (NSW Teachers NESA Approved)

Yes. You can request a certificate after completing all of the course modules. For teachers in New South Wales (Australia), yes, this course is accredited with NESA. After completing the course, you can receive these hours by filling in the course feedback form and providing us with your NESA number.

How long will I have to complete the course?

Your registration includes 12 months access to the course materials.

Can I ask questions during the course?

Yes. The course platform includes a discussion forum and private chat facility where you can talk to other educators sitting the course or our trainers. 

How do I contact Using Technology Better now if I have another question before I register?

You can email us at any time via [email protected] 

Now You Have Two Choices...
First Option - Do nothing, and don't become a confident user of Minecraft Education Edition and risk being in the exact same position in 12 months as you are now.
Second Option - Take action today, be recognised for your knowledge and skills and become a confident user of Minecraft Education Edition today! It's 100% risk free. 

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