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Sal Khan founded the Khan Academy, an online platform offering free courses in everything from algebra to world history.
In this podcast, the founder of the Khan Academy talks about his journey from family tutor to educational entrepreneur.
The Center on Poverty and Inequality’s annual report finds profound racial and ethnic disparities in employment, health and hous
Report finds profound and persisting inequalities in employment, health and housing.
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Study finds that students miss more classes due to part-day absences than full days out.


Interdisciplinary preparation to conduct rigorous research, relevant to educational policy and practice.


Intensive programs in K12 teaching, technology design, international studies, policy, leadership, and more.


Honors and minor programs for courses and research in the field of education.

GSE professors bring the latest advances in the social sciences, technology and teacher preparation to the field of education. Their scholarship is deepening our understanding of learning while changing policy and practice.

Guillermo Solano-Flores
Arnetha F. Ball
Anthony Lising Antonio
Amado Padilla
Brigid Barron
Patti Gumport
Sean Reardon
Roy Pea
Michelle Reininger
Prof. Ruiz-Primo
Teresa LaFromboise
Sam Wineburg

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“More than anything else, it is the people and the support network that make this program stand out from the rest.”


Leaders in practice, research and policy, connecting through Stanford, to promote educational excellence.