Class Resources

If you are considering teaching a public interest technology course, these shared resources can help you with planning, activities, evaluation, community engagement, and ethical reviews.

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PIT Case Studies speakers series class
Stanford University has offered "Public Interest Tech: Case Studies" classes through its Sociology Department over three quarters. The PIT Case Studies …
Policy Innovation Lab Playbook
Use the CMU Policy Innovation Lab Playbook to guide student teams through a public interest tech project-based class, to scope and …
PIT speaker series syllabus
This syllabus is for a 1-credit class for a public interest technology speaker series, in which guests from government agencies, technology …
Carnegie Mellon’s Policy Innovation Lab class resource portfolio
Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz College offers a 7-week class Policy Innovation Lab, that pairs student teams with state-level policymakers to tackle …
Public Interest Tech reading list
Explore online articles, videos, and reports that can be integrated into public interest tech coursework.