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Center for Professional Development

SCPD creates guide to transitioning courses online

- The Stanford Center for Professional Development, a part of the Office of the Vice Provost for Technology & Learning, has published a guide to support faculty and instructors in moving their course delivery online. Stanford Online Course…

Center for Health Education

Stanford Hosts Remote Lecture with Medical Students in Rwanda

- In the hills of the Butaro district of northern Rwanda sits the University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), the first private medical school in Rwanda. Located 80 miles north of Rwanda’s capital city, Kigali, the school is located in a rural,…

Stanford Online

Stanford Online launches online executive education program with regional focus through OpenClassrooms

- As part of an initiative to expand impactful, credentialed education programs to more regions of the world, Stanford Online has collaborated with the online education platform OpenClassrooms to launch an executive education program in Europe…

Stanford Online

Stanford Online launches courses on edX

- Stanford Online is increasing access to more credential-bearing opportunities for learners around the world by making our robust catalog of courses and open content available through a variety of online learning platforms.…

VPTL

Life by Design

- If you could prototype your life’s plan even before starting your career, how would it change what you do? Might you be happier and more successful?…

VPTL

Stanford Classrooms: one size does not fit all

- It’s 10:30am on a typical Tuesday morning at Stanford. All across campus, students pour into classrooms, having successfully navigated the maze of bicyclists and pedestrians along the way. Faculty and instructors prepare to introduce the day’s…

Center for Professional Development

Stanford Certificate Program Honors Online Learners

- Thirty-five working professionals were honored last month with professional education certificates from the Stanford Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SI&E) program. Academic Directors Bob Sutton (management science and engineering) and Huggy…

VPTL

Stanford Classrooms Reimagined team to share findings

- The Stanford Classrooms Reimagined project team, which is developing a master plan for classrooms and informal learning spaces that will guide planning and design for the next decade, will present a preview of its findings to the university…

Center for Health Education

Videos to Educate Lawyers on Interviewing Migrant Kids at Border

- Stanford experts have created four short videos to help lawyers at the U.S. border learn to sensitively interview migrant children and teens about traumatic experiences.…

Center for Professional Development

Stanford initiative facilitates research in Thailand

- September marked the one-year anniversary of the Stanford Thailand Research Consortium , a collaboration between Stanford and Thai industry. Four companies have signed on to date as members of the consortium: AIS, AP Thailand, KBank, and Thai…

VPTL

VPTL Supports Stanford's Education Mission on Campus and Around the World

- Beginning with the 2019 academic year, VPTL will be known as the Office of the Vice Provost for Technology and Learning, further refining our focus on learning technologies, classroom and learning spaces, blended and online learning, and global…

Center for Professional Development

Enriching General Education in the UAE

- As part of an important national innovation strategy, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) launched a large initiative to develop innovation talent across the nation’s 79 degree-granting institutions. The Prime Minister’s Office and the Ministry of…