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What Minecraft Is Teaching Your Kids About Money

Posted 10.22.2014 | Parents

BY CHRIS TAYLOR NEW YORK Tue Oct 21, 2014 2:13pm EDT (Reuters) - If your kids are chattering non-stop about things like emeralds, pickaxes and...

No, This Isn't Google Street View, It's NYC In Minecraft

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 10.22.2014 | Teen

If you think you're looking at a real-life NYC skyscraper, thank 19-year-old Duncan Parcells' architectural genius. The teen built his own version of ...

What To Say When Your Child Blathers On About Minecraft

Jessica Ziegler | Posted 10.26.2014 | Parents
Jessica Ziegler

Creeper. Notch. Enderman. Griefers. Mobs. Mods. If you have a Minecrafter in your house, you've likely heard these words shouted -- like a foreign language -- from the computer room.

Screen Literacy for the Next Generation: How the Arts and Humanities Matter

Christine Henseler | Posted 09.03.2014 | Education
Christine Henseler

In my college classroom I often ask students about their technology habits and, to my surprise, I repeatedly find that this "tech generation" is not as active as we have come to believe.

A Parents Guide to Minecraft

Jason P. Stadtlander | Posted 06.28.2014 | Parents
Jason P. Stadtlander

I heard other friends of mine mention Minecraft from time to time, no one could really tell me what it was or what kids did within the game. So, as with every other technology, I told my son that I couldn't let him play it until I had tried it myself.

What Can Minecraft Teach Us About The World?

Shajed Ahmed | Posted 09.10.2013 | Teen
Shajed Ahmed

What do you expect in the library? Do you see a quiet environment in which one is "shushed" as soon as their mouth opens? Well, this is not the case at the Brooklyn Public Library, especially on Saturday afternoon.

Student-Journalists Release Issue 42 of the Valencia Bay-farer

826 Valencia | Posted 07.31.2012 | San Francisco
826 Valencia

The Valencia Bay-farer is 826 Valencia's only in-house newspaper written for students by students. We hope you enjoy these articles.

Tech CEO Gives Employees $3 Million

Posted 03.03.2012 | Good News

It's not always infuriating when employees take home extra cash. Unlike Wall Street bonuses, which have drawn widespread scorn from the public, news t...

The Magic of Minecraft

David Pakman | Posted 11.01.2011 | Technology
David Pakman

Quickly addicted to the tasks of mining and building, I awoke at 4 AM to play with my kids online for an hour before they left for school and I left for meetings. At night I'd check out what they made. They wanted to play Minecraft every waking hour of the day. And so did I.