How to teach Minecraft for children under the age of 10

The latest edition of the popular educational game Minecraft has been updated to allow children under 10 to access the game in the classroom.The update adds a new “Children’s Mode” that lets the game’s player characters interact with each other and with objects, and makes the game easier to learn.The Minecraft app on iOS, Android …

How to avoid becoming a ‘black eye’ for education under Bill Gates

The Obama administration has long argued that schools should be “transparent” and “accessible,” but Bill Gates has gone even further, proposing to eliminate “the black eye” for public education by giving parents more control over how their children receive their education.“The problem with public education today is that it is too complicated and too expensive,” …

How to use Xbox Live Games for Special Education (and other kids)

Microsoft is finally releasing a version of Xbox Live for kids, and it’s here for kids with disabilities.The new feature, which Microsoft calls Xbox Live For Schools, can be used to connect kids with a disability to games, music and other features that will be available to them through their Xbox Live credentials.┬áThe feature is …