You Can Now Play Minecraft: Education Edition on Chromebooks

The official Minecraft Education Edition logo

With the world slowly reopening after the recent pandemic, students are preparing to go back to school. To help them, Microsoft is releasing Minecraft: Education Edition for Chromebook users.

What Is Minecraft: Education Edition?

Microsoft broke the news on its official Minecraft Education Blog.

In the update, the company explains that this move is an effort to help teachers and students adapt to the new world of education. The update also adds new features for Windows, Mac, and iPad versions of the game, alongside crossplay with all of the different platforms.

Minecraft: Education Edition is a special version of the famous multiplayer game which has fascinated kids and adults alike for over a decade. The Education Edition is only available to schools with a Microsoft 365 for Education license, and focuses on educating and testing students.