Since its humble start over a decade ago, Minecraft has achieved tremendous feats, making it one of, if not the, most popular title. The indie block game has become a phenomenon, with over 33 million copies sold.
In 2016, Mojang Studios and Xbox Game Studios released Minecraft Education Edition officially. A large part of Minecraft’s player base consists of young kids studying in schools. With Education Edition, Microsoft aimed to educate students using their favorite game Minecraft.
Minecraft Education Edition has received tons of updates. Students interested in learning with Minecraft must update to the latest version to get the best experience.
What Version is Minecraft Education Edition Currently On?
The latest version of Minecraft Education Edition is 1.17.32. Minecraft Education Edition is a lot behind Java and Bedrock Edition in terms of updates. A few months ago, it received Caves & Cliffs Part I update. Not to worry, as Education Edition will eventually get all the vanilla features in upcoming updates.
Minecraft Education Edition is based on Bedrock Edition but comes with many extra features to promote learning. It also has a beta testing program for getting feedback for its upcoming updates. Minecraft Education Edition beta is currently on 1.18.10.04. Developers are working towards releasing Caves & Cliffs Part II for Education Edition.