Microsoft has introduced new SKUs for Microsoft 365 A3, and A5. These new “Unified” SKUs combine the individual M365 components (Office 365, Windows Enterprise, EMS) into a single SKU, making it easier for customers to assign and manage their M365 licenses in the Office 365 Admin Center.
The Unified SKUs are available to new customers who purchase new Microsoft 365 A3 and A5 subscriptions on or after 1/1/19.
When creating a user assign the appropriate Microsoft 365 license in the Office 365 Admin Center:
After selecting the the appropriate product license ensure Minecraft: Education Edition is toggled on (it will be on by default)