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EDUC 332: Theory and Practice of Environmental Education (EARTHSYS 332)

Foundational understanding of the history, theoretical underpinnings, and practice of environmental education as a tool for addressing today's pressing environmental issues. The purpose, design, and implementation of environmental education in formal and nonformal settings with youth and adult audiences. Field trip and community-based project offer opportunities for experiencing and engaging with environmental education initiatives.
Terms: Spr | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)

EDUC 335: Designing Research-Based Interventions to Solve Global Health Problems (AFRICAST 135, AFRICAST 235, EDUC 135, HRP 235, HUMBIO 26, MED 235)

The excitement around social innovation and entrepreneurship has spawned numerous startups focused on tackling world problems, particularly in the fields of education and health. The best social ventures are launched with careful consideration paid to research, design, and efficacy. This course offers students insights into understanding how to effectively develop, evaluate, and scale social ventures. Using TeachAIDS (an award-winning nonprofit educational technology social venture used in 78 countries) as a primary case study, students will be given an in-depth look into how the entity was founded and scaled globally. Guest speakers will include world-class experts and entrepreneurs in Philanthropy, Medicine, Communications, Education, and Technology. Open to both undergraduate and graduate students.
Terms: Win | Units: 3-4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

EDUC 337: Race, Ethnicity, and Linguistic Diversity in Classrooms: Sociocultural Theory and Practices (AFRICAAM 106, CSRE 103B, EDUC 103B)

Focus is on classrooms with students from diverse racial, ethnic and linguistic backgrounds. Studies, writing, and media representation of urban and diverse school settings; implications for transforming teaching and learning. Issues related to developing teachers with attitudes, dispositions, and skills necessary to teach diverse students.
Terms: Aut | Units: 3-5 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

EDUC 377C: Philanthropy: Strategy, Innovation and Social Change

Appropriate for any student driven to effect positive social change from either the for-profit or nonprofit sector, Philanthropy will challenge students to expand their own strategic thinking about philanthropic aspiration and action. In recent decades, philanthropy has become an industry in itself - amounting to over $358 billion in the year 2014. Additionally, the last decade has seen unprecedented innovation in both philanthropy and social value creation. This course explores the key operational and strategic distinctions between traditional philanthropic entities, such as community foundations, private foundations and corporate foundations; and innovative models, including funding intermediaries, open-source platforms, technology-driven philanthropies, impact investing and venture philanthropy. Course work will include readings and case discussions that encourage students to analyze both domestic and global philanthropic strategies as they relate to foundation mission, grantmaking, more »
Appropriate for any student driven to effect positive social change from either the for-profit or nonprofit sector, Philanthropy will challenge students to expand their own strategic thinking about philanthropic aspiration and action. In recent decades, philanthropy has become an industry in itself - amounting to over $358 billion in the year 2014. Additionally, the last decade has seen unprecedented innovation in both philanthropy and social value creation. This course explores the key operational and strategic distinctions between traditional philanthropic entities, such as community foundations, private foundations and corporate foundations; and innovative models, including funding intermediaries, open-source platforms, technology-driven philanthropies, impact investing and venture philanthropy. Course work will include readings and case discussions that encourage students to analyze both domestic and global philanthropic strategies as they relate to foundation mission, grantmaking, evaluation, financial management, infrastructure, knowledge management, policy change and board governance. Guest speakers will consist of high profile philanthropists, foundation presidents, social entrepreneurs and Silicon Valley business leaders creating new philanthropic models. The course will also provide students with real-world grantmaking experience in completing nonprofit organizational assessments and making grants to organizations totaling $20,000.
Terms: Aut | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)

EDUC 450C: Qualitative Interviewing

Addressing the theoretical underpinnings of qualitative interviews as well as the application of theory to practice, this course considers different approaches to interviewing. Interview types covered will range from group interviews to individual interviews, and from unstructured, ethnographically oriented interviews to highly structured interviews. Working with community partners to facilitate application to practice, the students will move from theory to interview design, implementation, and initial stages of analysis, with an emphasis on consistency in approach and utility in graduate-level research.
Terms: Win | Units: 3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Ardoin, N. (PI)

EDUC 470: Practicum

For advanced graduate students. (all areas)
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr, Sum | Units: 1-15 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Alvarado, A. (PI) ; Antonio, A. (PI) ; Ardoin, N. (PI) ; Atkin, J. (PI) ; Aukerman, M. (PI) ; Ball, A. (PI) ; Barron, B. (PI) ; Bettinger, E. (PI) ; Blikstein, P. (PI) ; Booker, A. (PI) ; Bridges, E. (PI) ; Brown, B. (PI) ; Brown, N. (PI) ; Bryk, T. (PI) ; Calfee, R. (PI) ; Callan, E. (PI) ; Carnoy, M. (PI) ; Cuban, L. (PI) ; Damon, W. (PI) ; Darling-Hammond, L. (PI) ; Davis, S. (PI) ; Eisner, E. (PI) ; Fogg, B. (PI) ; Gage, N. (PI) ; Goldman, S. (PI) ; Gordon, L. (PI) ; Greeno, J. (PI) ; Grossman, P. (PI) ; Gumport, P. (PI) ; Haertel, E. (PI) ; Hakuta, K. (PI) ; Hanushek, E. (PI) ; Heath, S. (PI) ; Juel, C. (PI) ; Kamil, M. (PI) ; Kennedy, D. (PI) ; Kirst, M. (PI) ; Krumboltz, J. (PI) ; LaFromboise, T. (PI) ; Labaree, D. (PI) ; Levin, H. (PI) ; Lit, I. (PI) ; Loeb, S. (PI) ; Lotan, R. (PI) ; Lythcott, J. (PI) ; March, J. (PI) ; Martinez, A. (PI) ; Massy, W. (PI) ; McDermott, R. (PI) ; McFarland, D. (PI) ; McLaughlin, M. (PI) ; Mendoza-Newman, M. (PI) ; Meyerson, D. (PI) ; Murata, A. (PI) ; Nasir, N. (PI) ; Noddings, N. (PI) ; Olkin, I. (PI) ; Padilla, A. (PI) ; Pea, R. (PI) ; Perez-Granados, D. (PI) ; Phillips, D. (PI) ; Pope, D. (PI) ; Porteus, A. (PI) ; Post, L. (PI) ; Powell, W. (PI) ; Ramirez, F. (PI) ; Reich, R. (PI) ; Rickford, J. (PI) ; Rogosa, D. (PI) ; Rohlen, T. (PI) ; Schwartz, D. (PI) ; Shavelson, R. (PI) ; Shulman, L. (PI) ; Simms, W. (PI) ; Spindler, G. (PI) ; Staklis, S. (PI) ; Stipek, D. (PI) ; Stout, F. (PI) ; Strober, M. (PI) ; Suarez, D. (PI) ; Thoresen, C. (PI) ; Tyack, D. (PI) ; Valdes, G. (PI) ; Walker, D. (PI) ; Weiler, H. (PI) ; Williamson, J. (PI) ; Willinsky, J. (PI) ; Wineburg, S. (PI) ; Wotipka, C. (PI) ; reardon, s. (PI)

EE 46: Engineering For Good: Save the World and Have Fun Doing It

Terms: not given this year | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

EMED 125: Social Emergency Medicine and Community Engagement

Stanford Health Advocates and Research in the Emergency Department (SHAR(ED)) is focused on the practical application of and research in social emergency medicine.Emergency Departments (EDs) are the nation's safety nets, for medical as well as social needs. EDs remain the sole access to any medical care for those in need, 24/7, regardless of insurance status. The ED is a unique bridge to the public, and is a compelling site for community partnership, clinical and health services research geared towards impacting population health and policy. Through direct patient contact and community engagement, students help to meet the social needs of ED patients. Pre-requisite to the course to be a SHAR(ED) volunteer. (Cardinal Course certified by the Haas Center)
Terms: Win | Units: 1 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: Wang, N. (PI)

ENERGY 203: The Energy Transformation Collaborative

Solving the global energy challenge will require the creation and successful scale-up of hundreds of new ventures. This project-based course provides a launchpad for the development and creation of transformational energy ventures and innovation models. Interdisciplinary teams will research, analyze, and develop detailed launch plans for high-impact opportunities in the context of the new energy venture development framework offered in this course.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)

ENGLISH 101B: Multi-species Fictions: Animals and 20th Century American Literature

What does it mean to be an animal? And what does it mean to be a person? Ideas about other species - how they think and feel, act and react - involve categories such as race, gender, class and ability in often-surprising ways. This course will trace the relationship between animal life and human identity in twentieth-century American fiction, from the advent of Darwinian thought to contemporary animal advocacy. Readings will include Jack London, Zora Neale Hurston, Linda Hogan, Ruth Ozeki, Philip K. Dick and Grant Morrison, as well selected texts from the growing field of critical animal theory. The course also offers an optional community engagement opportunity to work with Animal Assisted Happiness or another multi-species organization.
Terms: Spr | Units: 3-5 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
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