The Educator Course is designed to introduce new Mouse educators to the Mouse Create platform. In this course, you will interact with all of the tools and features the platform offers. Mouse Create has a large variety of projects spanning across several domains of knowledge. Learn which projects are right for your students and where to start.
The Educator Course is recommended for any educator new to Mouse. We also recommend this course to any educator on Mouse who may not be taking advantage of all the features the platform has to offer. Unlock your full potential as a Mouse Educator and complete this brief course today.
Mouse has designed several courses as recommended learning sequences for groups that want to focus on competency areas that complement one another thematically. Learn more about our Mouse Courses.
- Educators: All about Mouse Create: Are you an educator getting started on Mouse Create? Learn how to use Mouse Projects and tools here.
- Educators: Awarding Badges: Find out more about Mouse's Digital Badges and how you can award them.
- Educators: Planning the Year: Customize your plan for the year by thinking about your site, learners, and resources!
- *Mouse Create Scavenger Hunt*: Get to know the projects and features on Mouse Create with a quick scavenger hunt challenge.
On Mouse Create, youth ages 13 and older have the opportunity to earn digital badges through Credly to recognize their accomplishments, which they can share on social media networks and college applications.
For educators, the badges associated with this course are awards for sharing a commitment to implement the Mouse mission with learns who can successfully navigate the tools and the content on Mouse Create.
Mouse Create is our online learning platform designed for young people to build the skills they need to apply design and technology creatively to the world around them.
Mouse Create provides hands-on, interactive projects that include everything from web literacy and fixer skills, to innovative content areas, like circuitry, game design, coding, and green technology.