How do Multiplayer Games function?
Minecraft: Education Edition multiplayer games take place connecting over IP. You can read about Multiplayer games in our Knowledge Base.
What is Classroom Mode and how do I use it?
Classroom Mode is a companion app for Minecraft: Education Edition that enables educators to manage world settings, communicate with students, give items and teleport students in the Minecraft world. For videos and extensive documentation on Classroom Mode, head to our full set of training materials.
Can I code in Minecraft: Education Edition? How does Code Connection work?
Yes, you can! Code Connection is an extension (released on May 22, 2017) that allows educators and students to explore, create, and play in an immersive Minecraft world – all by writing code. Head here to a training that answers all your questions, and get in touch with support if you need further assistance.
Is offline usage possible?
The only time you need to be connected is for logging in and multiplayer games.
What are mods and will they be supported in Minecraft: Education Edition?
Mods are modifications to Minecraft and available through a number of third-party websites. They can add or remove content to the game, or change how it is played. Community created mods are not currently supported in Minecraft: Education Edition.