If you're interested in introducing kids to coding in Minecraft, but without the Windows 10 lock-in, try out ScraM: http://scram.frequal.com
Don't throw away your Minecraft PC or Pocket edition licenses, you can use your existing hardware and software with ScraM. Mods and minigames you and your students create work in PC and Pocket Edition, from Linux, Windows, Mac, iOS, or Android.
ScraM: Mod Once, Play Anywhere!
See how easy it is to get started with ScraM in these YouTube videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOonteTB8NQmyz5rG2Slxpw
Or log in to ScraM right now from Minecraft at: us.frequal.com