What’s the Ultimate Educational Tool? It Might Be Minecraft [Video]
Could Minecraft — a game that lets players essentially do anything and build anything they want — be used by educators to teach students any subject, making it the ultimate educational tool? PBS Idea Channel seems to think so, and they’re not alone. They cite some schools currently using the game to teach a wide range of subjects as well as game advocates calling for an increase in game-based learning. We love learning, and we love video games, so we’re pretty much all for this.