Education

Across all seven schools, Stanford has a valid portfolio of courses relevant to social entrepreneurship.

Project-based courses: where you can work on your social venture idea.

Lecture-based, skills and framework courses: to develop basic skills necessary to launch and grow an organization, or to help with funding a social venture or supporting social entrepreneurship in other ways.

Lecture-based, field overview courses: to get a broader landscape view of a particular domain or approach to social impact

 

The listed education courses include context-setting courses that cover trends, opportunities, challenges, policy, and key players.

 

course & name

project-based

skills for social impact

context & process of change

Economics of Education (ECON 146)

Not Offered This Year

    X

Leading Change in Public Education (EDUC 447X/ STRAMGT 537)

Not Offered This Year

    X

Child Development and New Technologies (EDUC 342)

Winter

X X  

Culture, Learning and Poverty (EDUC 232)

Autumn

    X

EAST House Seminar: Current Issues and Debates in Education (EDUC 100A/B/C)

Autumn

    X

Economics of Education in the Global Economy (EDUC 306A)

Autumn

    X

History of School Reform (EDUC 220D)

Autumn

    X

Understanding Learning Environments (EDUC 333A)

Autumn

    X

Urban Education (EDUC 112X)

Spring

    X

World, Societal, and Educational Change: Comparative Perspectives (EDUC 306D/ EDUC 136/ SOC 231)

Winter

    X

Entrepreneurial Approaches to Education Reform (STRAMGT 535)

 

    X

Examining Social Structures, Power, and Educational Access (EDUC 102)

Spring

    X

Community-based Research As Tool for Social Change: Discourses of Equity in Communities & Classrooms (AFRICAAM 130, CSRE 130, EDUC 322) (EDUC 123 / EDUC 322)

Autumn

  X X

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

Spring

    X

Well-Being in Immigrant Children & Youth: A Service Learning Course (EDUC 177A)

Winter

    X

Designing Learning Spaces (EDUC 303)

Spring

X X  

Innovations in Education (EDUC 338)

Winter

X X  
 

Last updated on September 23, 2014. All courses are subject to change. Check with Stanford Explore Courses for the latest information. Consult with your department for credit and degree information.