Minecraft isn’t just the world’s most popular game; it’s also an excellent tool for teaching a wide array of subjects. At Athena, we’ve developed a project based approach to a variety of important topics using Minecraft Education Edition; our course will cover the following:
- Personalized Game Design
- Animation and storytelling
- Architecture and design
- The fundamentals of electrical circuitry using Minecraft’s patented Redstone circuit system
- Logic gates, multi-system mechanisms
Class Times: M-F, 3-5 pm EST (12-3 pm PST)
Class Size: Up to 20 students
Age/Grade: 7 and up
Instructor Experience: The most important thing about Athena Coding is the Olympians! Olympian coding instructors are an eclectic group from a handful of diverse backgrounds who all combine 3 important qualities: a love and skill for programming, a passion for teaching, and the ability to cultivate a fun and rewarding environment.
NOTE: Students will have to download Minecraft Education Edition on their devices. Username and login will be provided by Athena Coding prior to first class.
We believe that anyone can learn to code. Our mission is to bring a stimulating, high-energy, collaborative programming education to everyone. Our individualized instruction is a perfect introduction for a beginner, supplement to an in-school programming curriculum, or a way for precocious coders to further develop their skills!