Fellowship Period: September 2017 - June 2018
This competitive fellowship program will bring together 12 community college faculty from Foothill College, De Anza College, and Las Positas College to work collaboratively with colleagues at Stanford for one academic year on projects aimed at internationalizing course curricula and producing innovative curricular materials for use in community college classrooms. Fellows represent a broad disciplinary cross-section, including the humanities, social sciences, mathematics and hard sciences.
Professional Development Workshops
Open to faculty from any California community college.
The Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE), in partnership with EPIC, is offering exciting professional development opportunities for all California community college instructors. Meeting together to attend a seminar with a Stanford professor, receive curricular material and discuss pedagogy, these workshops help community college instructors internationalize their courses.
Foreign Language Professional Development Workshop
Open to faculty from any California Community College.
Next workshop: TBA
Each year, the Stanford Language Center holds a two-day ACTFL Modified Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment workshop on the Stanford campus. The workshop offers foreign language instructors training in oral proficiency assessment and hands-on interview practice at the Novice and Intermediate levels according to ACTFL OPI guidelines. Participation in a Modified OPI Assessment Workshop is the first step toward becoming an ACTFL Certified OPI Tester with Limited Certification.