Leveraging the use digital tools and technology, we can help you enhance teaching and learning in classrooms, blended classes, and fully online courses. We provide resources for designing curriculum, courses, and programs, applying innovative classroom and digitally mediated teaching practices, and effectively leveraging structured evaluation and feedback. Find out how our tools and platforms, programs and workshops can help you create engaging and accessible learning for your students.
Our interdisciplinary Design & Innovation team has broad experience bringing pedagogical principles into classrooms, blended classes, and fully online courses. We collaborate with faculty throughout Stanford to spur innovation and develop new and effective digital learning content and activities delivered on campus, or to learners around the world. Learn More
Blended and Online Learning Design
This online resource guides you through online and blended course design. Learn how to create an engaging and inclusive learning environment, best present content online, develop solid assessments, and more.
This learning management system helps you organize courses, stimulate student engagement and track, grade, and communicate student outcomes easily. Discover how Canvas can best support you and your students
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We’ve got a host of services available to help you connect online and at a distance. From Web conferencing via Zoom, WebEx, Owl Labs camera system, to Virtual Office Hours applications, to robotic telepresence via Swivl, Double II, and Kubi. Contact us to find out more.
Student Learning and Engagement
Digital Learning Lab
The Digital Language Lab provide resources, facilities, and support for language instruction and learning. We are a multilingual computing and assessment hub offering reliable audio and video recording capability, foreign language digital media content, and support, training, and consultations for students and instructors.
Assess your teaching
Collecting, understanding, and responding to feedback is essential for educators who strive for the best learning outcomes. Explore the services and tools we provide to help you get feedback.
Record lectures and presentations via Panopto, a self-capture and self-publishing tool available to Stanford; and share courses.
Support interactive classroom instruction and real-time student engagement through Poll Everywhere. iClickers, a personal response system, is a way to introduce interactivity into your large lecture courses.
Gradescope helps streamline some aspects of grading paper-based assignments. The tool allows instructors to see detailed analytics for overall assignments and for specific questions. Canvas also has an app called SpeedGrader that facilitates assessment and allow faculty to provide richer feedback.
Discussions and Q&A
Encouraging discussion online is easier with tools like Piazza. Let us show you how to get started with these tools.