A Stanford-led study of preschoolers in Pakistan identifies three factors that can help kids develop executive function and resilience.
Documenting the safest routes to walk to school through a phone app can increase the likelihood that kids will bike or walk to class.
Parents and nurses read to preemies at a recent Packard Children's event, promoting the benefits of reading to babies uncovered by recent Stanford research.
During a recent Facebook Live event, Francis Collins answers middle school students' questions about science and STEM careers.
What will the future of FAST, the science education program led by Stanford graduate students, look like? Will its benefits extend beyond San Jose?
FAST, the science education and community outreach project started by Stanford graduate students, has changed the lives of both high schoolers and mentors.
This piece, the second in a series, provides a glimpse inside FAST, a program led by Stanford graduate students to encourage teens to explore science.
FAST began in 2015 as a small science education effort led by several Stanford graduate students. Now, it is reaching about 100 high school students this year.
To welcome new Stanford PhD biosciences students, alum David Bilder offered inspiring remarks at the recent lab coat ceremony.
Despite strong medical evidence, a California bill to delay school start times is defeated. But Stanford sleep specialist Rafael Pelayo isn’t giving up.
Kenneth Gibbs, Jr., is using his graduate degree in immunology to improve graduate education nationally — he shares more in this Q&A.
Shashank Joshi discusses the impact of a proactive attitude towards mental health awareness and mental illness treatment, and why mental health in schools is key for student engagement and learning in this podcast.
Graduation for Stanford Medicine MD, PhD, and MS students will be held this Saturday. Check in on social media to follow along.
This Stars of Stanford Medicine Q&A features Cooper Galvin, a graduate student in biophysics, who is working to make science accessible to all.
A new study finds that young children’s brains have not yet fully developed the vision circuits they need to understand words and faces.
The team showed that a better attitude toward math was linked to better function of an important brain memory center while the kids did math problems.