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Minecraft in the Classroom: Ideas, inspiration, and student projects for teachers by Colin Gallagher

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6.1. Minecraft and Teaching Humanities

Eric Walker’s World of Humanities project was already a big deal in the education world when I first interviewed him, in March 2013. His work has been showcased on countless websites, including, most notably, Time.com. Since I interviewed Eric, the World of Humanities virtual learning environment has evolved and grown more complex as he has mastered the use of Minecraft in his teaching. I can’t wait to see what he has up his sleeve for the future.

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I began my career in South Korea, teaching English as a second language (ESL). I continued my work in St. Charles, Illinois, teaching sixth grade social ...

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