Diversity Issues

Female student of African descent speaking in class as classmate listens.
Sep 1, 2015
This Stanford lecturer shares the advice she gives her international students for success in American classrooms.
Apr 8, 2015
For Stanford grad students and postdocs (open to all Stanford affiliates)
Male student listening to female student talking. Photo by Rod Searcey for Stanford Teaching Commons.
Jan 13, 2015
What are the best practices for advising first-generation students, or students from a low-income family or community? An interview with Joseph Brown, the Director of First Gen and Multicultural programs and Jennifer Randall Crosby, from the Center for Teaching and Learning.
Two students bending over laptops. Photo by Rod Searcey for Stanford CTL.
Nov 16, 2014
Why don't all students benefit from tech and online learning? It's the "digital divide" 2.0: not lack of access to computers but lack of teacher training.
Students of different races in class. Photo by Rod Searcey for Stanford CTL.
Oct 15, 2014
Adding these structured activities to your class time helps your students learn, especially Black and first-generation students.
A PhD student and his assistant in an earth sciences lab.
Sep 23, 2014
Answers to your questions about what Stanford's Office of Accessible Education does for students and faculty.
Four panelists seated, smiling
May 1, 2014
How does an elite research university facilitate lifelong learning? This panel took on the issues and envisioned Stanford's future.
Apr 3, 2014
Have you considered how your students’ identities influence how they experience your teaching? A recent panel session at Stanford discussed how identity, motivation, and stereotype threat impact learning.


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