Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Educator and Youth Events

Professional Development: CS First

Google and Mouse are proud to partner to offer CS First professional development events for educators across the country! CS First is a free, easy-to-use computer science curriculum that is designed to engage a diverse student population. Learn more: mouse.org/CSFirst

CS First Events are located at Mouse, 55 Broad Street, 16th Floor NYC

Dates:
Saturday, October 20th, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, November 3rd, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, December 1st, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, December 8th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Save the Date for Create Con 2018!

Our annual Mouse Educator Conference (Create Con) will be on Chancellor’s Conference Day, Tuesday, November 6, 2018, from 8:45am-3:30pm in Manhattan, NYC.

Mouse Create Con is a full day of professional development for educators, including hands-on workshops on select projects from our courses, opportunities to collaborate with fellow Mouse educators, and lots of fun!

Details and registration coming soon. If you have any questions reach out to Rachel Brown at rachel@mouse.org

Mouse Maker Events

three students holding their DIY versions of the Operations board game created at Maker Night

Mouse Maker Events are the perfect place to explore STEM projects, make cool stuff, meet new people and more. Maker Events at Mouse are great for students new to creative computing and for those who want to advance their skills in STEM. Learn more and sign up to attend maker events at Mouse by visiting mouse.org/makerspace.

These events are free and open to all students. All supplies, including pizza to fuel you for making, are provided. Maker Events are located at our Mouse Makerspace at 55 Broad Street, 16th Floor NYC

2018 — 2019 Maker Event Dates:
Wednesday, October 24th, 10am-12pm
Wednesday, November 14th, 4pm-6pm
Wednesday, February 13th, 4pm-6pm
Wednesday, March 20th, 10am-12pm
Saturday, April 13th, 12pm-3pm
Wednesday, May 8th, 4pm-6pm

Opportunities

Start your Mouse Membership!

Your Mouse Membership gives you access to Mouse Create, 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. This includes 13 STEM + computer science courses aligned to standards, online support, and digital badges for students to share their achievements. Click here to see full course list.

Email membership@mouse.org to learn more or attend an upcoming webinar:

  • 9/26/2018 at 12 pm ET
  • 9/26/2018 at 7 pm ET
  • 10/17/2018 at 12 pm ET
  • 10/17/2018 at 7 pm ET

Mouse Microprojects

Blue image with three dark blue gears and white text reading "Mouse MicroProject"

Microprojects are monthly, bite-sized challenges for members of our national network to get creative with free web tools and technology. Mouse MicroProjects are released throughout the school year and cover a wide range of topics, including creating your own font, animated name, avatar, and many more. Winners will receive a prize for their site and recognition on the Mouse Wire!

Learn about the September Microproject: Pixel Mosaic.

Mouse Design League

Mouse Design League Logo

Mouse Design League is a design and technology program in which high school students create inventions to make a positive impact on the lives of others. Design League is comprised of high school students with diverse interests and backgrounds, who gain applied design, technology, workplace, and leadership experience.

Design League Open House is on Tuesday, October 16th, 4pm - 5:30pm at Mouse, 55 Broad Street, 16th Floor NYC