Building on Best Practices is a follow-up to Best Practices for Legal Education, a project of the Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA), authored primarily by Roy Stuckey. With contributions from more than 50 legal educators, this new volume is not a second edition, but is intended to be used in conjunction with the original volume ... . In the wake of new ABA Accreditation Standards, the MacCrate Report, and other changes, legal education is called upon today to respond to a broader view of what lawyers must be trained to do. Building on Best Practices identifies ten such areas and provides guidance on what and how to teach them. -- Publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Creating an effective law school mission Assuring accountability through mission Rethinking the curriculum Revisiting the characteristics of effective education Implementing effective education in specific contexts Teaching the newly essential knowledge, skills, and values in a changing world Creating an institutional culture of assessment Transforming legal education as an imperative in today's world Conclusion.
KF273 .B848 2015
Available in Other Form
Online version: Building on best practices transforming legal education in a changing world New Providence, NJ : LexisNexis, 2015