2012 SHREI Symposium attendees discuss during break-out session

The Stanford Human Rights Education Initiative (SHREI) is a collaborative effort between California community college teachers and Stanford University to increase human rights education in community college classrooms.

The four-year initiative, supported in part by U.S. Department of Education Title VI funding, supports the development of curricula and resources, organizes symposia and teacher-training workshops to share tools and expertise, and encourages students to be more informed and engaged global citizens. Read More




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SHREI Newsletter Winter 2014
New Workshops for Community College Instructors; Art at De Anza College; 2013-14 SHREI Fellows; 2014 SHREI Symposium; Upcoming Film Screening; Outstanding Student Project Award Read More

SHREI Newsletter Fall 2012 
SHREI Announces 2012-13 Human Rights Educator Fellows; Recap: 2012 Symposium. Read More



Multiple email phishing/scam attempts are circulating claiming that SHREI and other organizations (such as the Gates Foundation) are hosting human rights conferences over the coming months. This is not true. Please do not register for SHREI conferences except through this website.