Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How do students gain access to the course?
A (for individual purchases): After payment, you will receive an email with a link to the course. The student will be prompted to enter their name, email address, and create a password.
A (for bulk purchases): After payment, you'll receive an email from a VentureLab team member within one business day. In that email, you'll receive a coupon code that will allow your students to register individually in Teachable using their emails. This will give each student their own login.
Q: How long does the course take to complete?
A: It varies anywhere from 2 to 10 weeks. However, it is divided into 10 sections and can be scheduled to complete in 8-10 weeks while students work in other content or program areas.
Q: I see quiz questions in the course. Can I get an overall course grade from those?
A: No. The quiz questions serve to reinforce concepts within the activity but do not offer an overall course grade.
Q: How can I get grades from this course?
A: Each activity is an opportunity for a formative grade. Ex: Students can turn in their responses to the Interest Inventory activity and/or their Journal Entries.
Each section has Section Goals with different ways for youth to Show What You Know. These are also an opportunity for a formative or summative grade.
Upon completion of the course, the Activity Guide or the student's idea journal can be a summative grade.