Minecraft Creates Engaging Lessons In RRISD Schools

Reposted from Round Rock ISD Press Release 2/25/15

Round Rock ISD teachers are re-envisioning the educational value of video games after Minecraft has successfully integrated into language arts, social studies and math curriculums across the district. A pilot program to use Minecraft as a tool was started in 2013 at Laurel Mountain Elementary School and Canyon Vista Middle School. Since its success, the…(Read More)

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Stony Point computer science students win at ‘Code Day’

Reposted from Round Rock ISD Press Release 1/6/15

Computer science students at Stony Point High School, fueled by caffeine and programming knowledge, received some of the top awards after competing in an Austin marathon coding event. Code Day is a worldwide student coding event, which tasks participants to write an application in 24 hours. The Austin competition hosts student programmers from high schools …. (Read More)

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