Stanford Global Studies partners with the Graduate School of Education's Center to Support Excellence in Teaching (CSET) and the Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE) to provide unique professional development courses and workshops for K-14 educators.
Community College Faculty Workshops
Stanford Global Studies and the Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education offer half-day workshops for community college faculty. Each workshop includes a presentation and Q&A with a leading Stanford professor on their latest research.
Please check back for information on 2020-21 workshops.
K-14 Professional Development Workshops
Stanford Global Studies and the Center to Support Excellence in Teaching present a series of three-day workshops that offer teachers the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of key topics of current relevance and hone their pedagogical expertise. This series is comprised of three virtual workshops. This new virutal model ensures the safety of our scholars, staff, and participants, and also affords participants two exciting opportunities: to engage with nationally and internationally renowned scholars and to participate in high quality distance learning with all program design decisions intended to model what also can be done with students.You may enroll in individual workshops for $199, or sign up for all three for only $500.
Identity and Citizenship
FEBRUARY 26-28, 2021 | Virtual workshop
This workshop will expore citizenship as a legal category, an identity marker, and a product of history. It will examine how citizenship can be both a privilege and a burden. Participants will learn how to infuse alternative artifacts and oral histories into their classrooms. These methods empower students to participate in the preservation of history while also allowing them a greater understanding of whose history “counts.”
Rising Up: Movements for Change
april 16-18, 2021 | Virtual workshop
This workshop explores the complex and often misunderstood origins, methods, and outcomes of movements around the globe historically and today. In this workshop, participants will learn how to elicit student thinking in the virtual and in-person learning space using discipline specific, culturally sustaining moves and instructional design.
The Resurgence of Great Power Politics
june 16-18, 2021 | Virtual workshop
This workshop will examine current relations between states in various hotspots around the globe and contextualize them in light of their historical roots and contemporary dynamics. In this workshop, participants will learn how to infuse opportunities for discipline specific formative assessment in the virtual and in-person learning space both during and between lessons.
Summer Teacher Institutes
Stanford Global Studies and the Center of Latin American Studies partner with the Center to Support Excellence in Teaching to offer professional development courses for educators on global topics. Participants will have the opportunity to experience being students again while deeping and broadening their content knowledge.
History of the Americas
Please check back for upcoming History of the Americas Institute.