As you may know Minecraft, is an open sandbox virtual world that educators have used for a number of purposes from the foder for simple math problem to advanced urban planning. This link takes you, an interested educator, to;
"Minecraft: Education Edition Teacher Academy is a series of three sections and eleven courses which focus on the use of Minecraft: Education Edition as a teaching and learning tool designed to support strong pedagogical practices in the learning environment. The courses are divided into three sections of topics intended for beginner, intermediate, and advanced users. At the end of this Learning Path, you will become a Minecraft Certified Teacher and receive the badge."