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Submission + - Minecraft as the Ultimate Coding Education System? (ucsd.edu)

An anonymous reader writes: Researchers at UCSD have launched software to help make Minecraft into the ultimate platform for teaching coding to kids. It's like Scratch but for Minecraft, allowing kids to create mods for Minecraft in their browser. They're also offering online Minecraft modding courses for kids, granting college computer science credit hours through UCSD.

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Minecraft as the Ultimate Coding Education System?

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I'm still waiting for the advent of the computer science groupie.