Mission of the Institute

Photograph: Emily Grant. Photograph: Sandra Simpson. Photograph: Terry Kelly.

Co-Directors Emily Grant (Washburn), Sandra Simpson (Gonzaga) and Kelly Terry (Bowen) hope you find the Institute and this website to be valuable faculty development resources. We welcome your feedback on how we can better meet your needs.

Gonzaga University School of Law, Washburn University School of Law, and William H Bowen School of Law recognize the obligations law schools owe to their students and to society to provide a learning environment that helps students achieve the highest academic standards and prepares students to assume their responsibilities as effective, moral attorneys.

The Institute for Law Teaching and Learning was established to help law schools meet those obligations. It is committed to improving the quality of teaching and learning in legal education.

Institute Goals

The Institute has several goals: