Rescuing Pluto from the Cold: Creating an Assessment-Centered Legal Education by Steven Friedland :: SSRN

Rescuing Pluto from the Cold: Creating an Assessment-Centered Legal Education by Steven Friedland :: SSRN https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3019431

Interesting: Law Prof Using GitHub to Manage Course Website

https://github.com/LuckyJimJD

This is something you just see everyday. Prof. Eric Fink at Elon Law School is using GitHub to manage and serve websites for his courses. This is a great idea and now I’m wondering if there are other law profs out there doing this sort of thing.

Anthropologist examines how for-profits wrought change among law schools

Anthropologist examines how for-profits wrought change among law schools https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2017/08/22/anthropologist-examines-how-profits-wrought-change-among-law-schools

Rejection from state regulator seals fate of Charlotte School of Law

Rejection from state regulator seals fate of Charlotte School of Law https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2017/08/16/rejection-state-regulator-seals-fate-charlotte-school-law

Working Group for Distance Learning in Legal Ed – WGDLLE Meetup – Online – 1pm EST January 27, 2017

Date: Wednesday, January 27th
Time: 1PM Eastern
Format: WebEx Webinar

Topics:

  1. Distance Learning Track at CALIcon 2017
  2. Introduction to CALI’s LessonLive Service/Tool
  3. Online Module Showcase: Ginger Hunt, University of Arizona (each month we will ask a WGDLLE member to showcase a blended, hybrid or online learning module)

Source: Working Group for Distance Learning in Legal Ed – WGDLLE Meetup – Online – 1pm EST January 27, 2017

Leave Your Laptops at the Door to My Classroom – The New York Times

I banned screens, and it improved students’ engagement and their understanding of the material.

Source: Leave Your Laptops at the Door to My Classroom – The New York Times

Just in time for some lively discussions at AALS 2017 this op-ed is authored by a Pace Law prof.

Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers — Denver, CO | Legal Scholarship Blog

Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers — Denver, CO | Legal Scholarship Blog http://www.legalscholarshipblog.com/2016/09/01/educating-tomorrows-lawyers-denver-co-2/

3 Geeks and a Law Blog: Teaching Technology in the Academy – Dean’s Roundtable Part 2 – The ABA Annual Meeting (West Coast) edition

3 Geeks and a Law Blog: Teaching Technology in the Academy – Dean’s Roundtable Part 2 – The ABA Annual Meeting (West Coast) edition – http://www.geeklawblog.com/2016/07/teaching-technology-in-academy-deans.html