Content Deepening Series: Global Issues, Local Impacts 19-20

Stanford Graduate School of Education

  • Fee:
    Fee may apply



Stanford Global Studies and the Center to Support Excellence in Teaching present a series of workshops that offer teachers the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of key topics of current relevance and hone their pedagogical expertise in collaboration with leading Stanford scholars.

This series is comprised of three on-campus workshops, all of which are in-person at Stanford University. Click the respective course links below to find more information on a particular workshop and to enroll in that workshop.

  • People on the Move: Global Migration in the Past and Present
    • November 15-17th, 2019
  • Understanding the World through Religion
    • February 7-9th, 2020
  • Slavery in Historical and Contemporary Contexts
    • April 17-19th, 2020

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Each workshop contains approximately 20 hours of professional development.  Districts may award 2 CEUs for individuals who complete a single workshop and complete two hours of post workshop pedagogical follow-up. Participation in all three workshops equates to approximately 60 hours of professional development and districts may award 6 CEUs for individuals who complete the entire three-workshop series and receive a record of completion.

Please note that Stanford University makes no representation that participation in the course, including participation leading to a statement of accomplishment, will be accepted by any school district or other entity as evidence of professional development. Participants are solely responsible for determining whether participation in the course, including obtaining a record of completion, will be accepted by a school district, or any other entity, as evidence of professional development coursework.



Learners may enroll for the entire series (three, 3-day workshops) for $500 or may register for individual workshops of their choice at $199 each.

To enroll in the entire series, use the bundle enroll button on this page.  To enroll in individual workshops, navigate to each workshop page using the links on the right. 


For question about the course offering, please contact

For help enrolling or payment questions, please contact or call (650) 263-4144