Minecraft in the Classroom: The Book!

  Available at PeachPit Press and Amazon amongst others. Well, it’s been a long time coming and probably the worst kept secret around the Minecraft in education community but our book on Minecraft is just about to be published/available! From the time Cliff at Peachpit Press contacted me back in March …

Minecraft Minechat Episode 27: Learning Japanese Through Quests

It’s been a while since I last dived in to another teacher’s Minecraft world! Thankfully James York has been constantly evolving his kotobaminers.org Minecraft server to expand upon his language learning experiences. His most recent addition is to create a quests area where NPCs are dotted around an area asking …

Learning 2.014 Africa Reflection

I’m just finishing up my second week back at work since coming home from a fantastic week  at ICS in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. I don’t know if you have ever been away from school for a week with a solid focus on best practice…but it’s really hard to get back …