- February 28, 2015: "Engaging the Entire Class–Strategies for Enhancing Participation & Inclusion in Law School Classroom Learning." This conference will feature professors from Gerry Hess, Sophie Sparrow, and Michael Hunter-Schwartz's book, What the Best Law Teachers Do. Location: UCLA School of Law (preceded by evening reception on February 27).
- June 13-14, 2015: "Experiential Learning Across the Curriculum." Location: Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington.
What the Best Law Teachers Do: June 25-27, 2014
Northwestern Law and the Institute for Law Teaching and Learning are proud to present: What the Best Law Teachers Do: Educators in Action, June 25-27, 2014, in Chicago, Illinois. This two-and-a-half day conference that will provide a forum to hear the insights and teaching techniques of remarkable law educators from among those interviewed in Harvard Press' recently-released book.
Presenters include Rory Bahadur (Washburn University School of Law), Cary Bricker (University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law), Roberto Corrada (University of Denver, Sturm College of Law), Meredith Duncan (University of Houston Law Center), Paula Franzese (Seton Hall University School of Law), Heather Gerken (Yale Law School), Nancy Knauer (Temple University, James E. Beasely School of Law), Andrew Leipold (University of Illinois College of Law), Julie Nice (University of San Francisco School of Law), Ruthann Robson (CUNY School of Law), and Tina Stark (retired, formerly Boston University School of Law).
The co-authors of What the Best Law Teachers Do, Sophie Sparrow, Gerry Hess, and Michael Hunter Schwartz, will provide a framework for the presentations and a global sense of the takeaway lessons from their study.
Summer in Chicago is a delight to behold. Steps from Lake Michigan and just a short walk from the Magnificent Mile, the exciting Second City is at your doorstep. Hope to see you in the Windy City!