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Anahid Gharakhanian and Patty Powell: Mindfulness in Legal Education

At our 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, we asked participants to present ideas that could transform legal education in just six minutes and 20 slides. Anahid Gharakhanian, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at Southwestern Law School, and Patty Powell, Associate Dean for Student...

Sarah Glassmeyer: Open Law & Law School Innovations

At our 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, we asked participants to present ideas that could transform legal education in just six minutes and 20 slides. Sarah Glassmeyer is Director of Content Development at CALI. In this video, Sarah explains that the data underlying legal...

Jay Finkelstein: Getting the Practitioner into the Classroom

At our 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, we asked participants to present ideas that could transform legal education in just six minutes and 20 slides. Jay is a DLA Piper partner and an adjunct professor at American University Washington College of Law. Here, he suggests that if...

Wes Porter: Find Your VOICe Project

At the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, we asked participants to present ideas that could transform legal education in just six minutes and 20 slides. Wes Porter, a professor at Golden Gate University School of Law, talked about ways that his school is tapping into the tech...

William Henderson: Flipping the Switch

At the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers Conference, ETL honored Professor Bill Henderson, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, with the Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers Award. Afterward, he delivered a keynote address, in this video, focused on the significance legal educators will have in...

The American Legal Profession in Crisis

This book was one of the "Recommended Readings" from the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. In The American Legal Profession in Crisis , author James Moliterno, professor at Washington and Lee University School of Law and ETL...

What the Best Law Teachers Do

This book was one of the "Recommended Readings" from the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. What the Best Law Teachers Do is a book about a first of its kind study, which identifies the methods, strategies, and personal traits of...

Tomorrow's Lawyers

This book was one of the "Recommended Readings" from the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. Tomorrow's Lawyers is Richard Susskind's guide to the future of the practice of law. It is written for new and aspiring lawyers, and for...

CLEA Comment & Proposal to Require 15 Credits in Experiential Courses

This document was used as part of the "How Can Law School Accreditation and Bar Admissions Standards Facilitate Innovation in Legal Education?" session at the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. Published by the Clinical Legal...

Law-Firm Competency Models and Student Professional Success

This article was used as part of the "What Core Competencies Do Entry Level Lawyers Need?" session at the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. It examines empirical evidence on the core competencies that attorneys need, both at the...

Who's Eating Law Firms' Lunch?

This article was used as part of the "The Challenges Ahead: Changing the 'What' and 'How' of Legal Education at the Same Time" session at the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. It discusses the rise the legal services and legal-...

A Blueprint for Change

This article was used as part of the "The Challenges Ahead: Changing the 'What' and 'How' of Legal Education at the Same Time" session at the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. The article discusses the financial viability of law...

Law Fellow/Staff Attorney Core Competencies

This document was used as part of the "What Core Competencies Do Entry Level Lawyers Need?" session at the 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference, entitled Connecting the Academy and the Profession. Created by Public Advocates for its own professional development objectives, it outlines...