PODCAST: Garrett Zimmer Delivers Masterful Points on Minecraft and EdGaming

Garrett Zimmer of MineGage (@PBJellyGames on Twitter) and co-founder of the Co-Founder #MineCraftEDU Chat took time to sit down with Aryah and Geoff and discuss some of the dynamics of successful edgames. It was a deep discussion about Minecraft and teachers’ ability to make it work, as well as the dynamics of what makes a successful edgame. The conversation was great with Zimmer delivering masterful insights. Have a listen.

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