Innovative Course in Palliative Care will Run Again Starting September 21.

Palliative Care Always is a free course designed for a broad audience, including medical professionals, social workers, spiritual guardians, and patients themselves and their family members.

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Course Design and Production

The Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning (VPTL) provides support to Stanford faculty and staff for course design and production, including instructional design services, content production, and online delivery.
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Adventures in Writing Self-Paced Course

"Adventures in Writing"

Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning

Sharing as we innovate:  Stanford Online is a university-wide initiative coordinated by the Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning (VPTL). VPTL promotes and advances the vibrant, intellectual endeavor of teaching and learning at Stanford. VPTL collaborates with faculty and departments to enrich the depth and range of Stanford learning experiences. We leverage digital technology to make Stanford research and scholarship more broadly accessible beyond campus. And we support the growing interest in extended educational programs, which provide meaningful learning opportunities to additional audiences around the world.

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Lagunita Online Learning Platform

Lagunita, an open-source platform, reflects Stanford’s commitment to the collaborative improvement of online learning. Initially called Stanford OpenEdX, Lagunita offers a flexible learning environment that gives educators the tools and freedom to develop new courses and learning modules that can transform the classroom experience of learners.           
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More Stanford Online Learning Opportunities

Stanford Online offers free online courses taught by Stanford faculty to lifelong learners worldwide, and a variety of professional education opportunities in conjunction with many of the University’s schools and departments. 

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