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Events and Opportunities

Educator Events

Intro to Mouse: Onboarding workshops

Want to find out about Mouse Create? Sign up for a FREE one hour professional development: Intro To Mouse Onboarding. This course will provide support on how to use Mouse Create and start your Mouse Program. There will be opportunities to collaborate and network with new and experienced Mouse educators and build your network.

Current scheduled onboarding sessions are:

  • August 22 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
  • September 10 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
  • September 26 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

If you have any questions please contact Membership@mouse.org

Mouse is an approved CTLE sponsor in the state of New York. NY state educators will receive CTLE hours for attending each Professional Development workshop listed below:

Professional Development: Google CS First

hereGoogle 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

  • Hyde Park, NY: Tuesday, August 20, 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Watertown, NY: Thursday, August 22, 9:00am - 3:00pm (Extended subject integration PD)
  • Grow with Google NYC Learning Center: Monday, August 19, 9:00am - 4:00pm (Register for this workshop here)
  • Would like to be notified of the next CS First in NYC? Click the register button below.

Professional Development Code.org CS Fundamentals

Our CS Fundamentals workshop prepares K-5 educators to teach computer science basics using Code.org’s Computer Science Fundamentals curriculum. CS Fundamentals is designed to be fun and engaging and blends online and "unplugged" non-computer activities to teach students computational thinking, problem-solving, programming concepts and digital citizenship.

Workshop Locations and Times

  • August 23, 8am - 3pm Watertown, NY
  • August 23, 9am - 3:30pm Garden City, NY

Professional Development Code.org CS Discoveries

CS Discoveries is an introductory computer science course for grades 6 - 10 that empowers students to create authentic artifacts and engage with computer science as a medium for creativity, communication, problem-solving, and fun. Can be taught as a 1 or 2-semester course.

Workshop Locations and Times

  • August 5 to August 9, Manhattan

Professional Development Code.org AP CS Principles

AP CSP is a higher level introductory course for 9 - 12th graders that introduces the foundational concepts of computer science while challenging students to explore how computing and technology can impact the world. Can be taught as an AP or non-AP class. Requires a full year to teach.

Workshop Locations and Times

  • July 29 to August 2, Manhattan

Youth Events

There are no youth opportunities opened at the moment. If you have an opportunity to share, please contact us.

Other Opportunities

Start your Mouse Membership!

Mouse provides membership options to fit every budget in order to empower learning communities everywhere to reach and see their potential to create with technology and make meaningful change, locally and globally.

Your Mouse Membership will give 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. Your membership includes STEM + computer science courses aligned to standards, online support, and digital badges for students to share their achievements.

Mouse Microprojects

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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 our newest microproject featuring our challenge for students to review the year and create a tutorial for others on how to do something they've already learned!

Mouse Design League

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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.

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