Legal Education Reform: Conferences & Events
June 23-24, 2009 - "Implementing Best Practices and Educating Lawyers: Teaching Skills and Professionalism Across the Curriculum" Sponsored by the Institute of Law Teaching and Education of Gonzaga University School of Law. This conference will explore techniques for teaching skills and professionalism across the law school curriculum. Building on the energy generated by the publications of Carnegie's Educating Lawyers and CLEA's Best Practices for Legal Education, the Institute's summer conference will provide a forum for dedicated teachers to share with colleagues innovative ideas and effective methods for modern legal education. -- as posted on the Best Practices for Legal Education website.
March 6 - 7, 2009 - University of Maryland School of Law will be hosting a national conference on Best Practices in Clinical Legal Education. The conference will convene educators to explore and summarize the best practices discussions taking place all over the country and in the academy in response to the recently published Carnegie Report Educating Lawyers, and Best Practices for Legal Education by Roy Stuckey. Programs that are implementing the reports' recommendations will be explored! -- as posted on the "Best Practices for Legal Education" website (see above).