Humanizing Online

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Humanizing Online STEM

Removing the affective and cognitive barriers from learning to provide a pathway towards a more equitable learning experience for all students

Learn about the 8 humanizing elements, along with the preliminary research report on the Humanizing Online STEM Academy, a six-week equity-focused online professional development program that prepares educators to teach more equitable online courses. The Academy is part of a cross-system grant project including all three California public higher education systems with funded by the California Education Learning Lab.

The links below will take you to each educator's Humanizing Showcase, a digital portfolio of the humanized online teaching elements, shared as an open educational resource to foster sharing and innovation.

You will find the preliminary research report and other resources, including registration for the May 4th Summit on the Humanizing Online STEM website:
  • Request the free toolkit where you will find the preliminary research findings and other humanizing resources
  • Register for the virtual Summit: Moving From a "Weed Out" Culture to a Culture of Care, Wednesday May 4th from 8:30-12:00 pm PT - Keynote: Dr. Mica Estrada
  • Share your favorite finding on Twitter or LinkedIn with the hashtag #HumanizingSTEM