Pondering Excellence

CSET’s Pondering Excellence in Teaching speaker series is an opportunity for the general public and Stanford’s academic community to hear research-based talks from faculty, staff experts, and students that provoke thinking and encourage dialogue on what excellent teaching means.  Check out our latest talks below.

Learning to Reform Lesson Study in Japan
Yuta Suzuki
October 19, 2023
Assessing Inferential Reading Skills in English Language Learners Using Comparable Tests in Spanish and English
Sofía González-Otero
June 10, 2021
Centering on What's Important, Not What's Urgent
Professor Janet Carlson and Christine Bywater
April 15, 2020
Navigating Climate Change in a Polarized World: Youth, Politics, and Science
Lynne Zummo
December 4, 2019
Social and Mathematical Identities in the Classroom: The Stakes of Being Seen and Heard
Emma Gargroetzi
November 20, 2019
Electric Word Life: Dignity and Methodology in an Era of Trumpism
Antero Garcia
June 6, 2019