Technology In and Beyond the Classroom

Logo: North Carolina Central University School of Law.

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Location

Conference activities will be held at North Carolina Central University School of Law, 640 Nelson Street, Durham, North Carolina 27707 (directions | campus map).

Transportation

Participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements to the conference.

Meals

The optional wind and cheese reception on Friday, March 2, and breakfast and lunch on Saturday, March 3, are included in the registration fee.

Lodging

The conference hotel for attendees is:

Hilton Garden Inn-Durham Southpoint
7007 Fayetteville Road
Durham, NC 27713
Phone: (919) 544-6000
Fax: (919) 544-6001
Group Rates:
  » $99 for King Room
  » $109 for 2 Queen Beds
(use "Institute for Law Teaching and Learning Conference-NCCU" as the event name)

NCCU School of Law will provide complimentary shuttle service to/from the NCCU campus.

Schedule at a Glance

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Friday, March 2

Saturday, March 3

Technology In and Beyond the Classroom is a one-day conference that will focus on the use of technology to enhance teaching and learning in and out of the classroom. The conference will take place on March 2-3, 2012. Co-sponsors are the Institute for Law Teaching and Learning (Gonzaga and Washburn) and North Carolina Central University School of Law.

When legal educators talk about technology in law school, the discussion often addresses issues such as law students' use of laptop computers in the classroom, the use of Internet-based course management tools (such as TWEN or Blackboard), and the use of technology to display classroom materials (such as PowerPoint presentations and video clips). This conference will take the discussion beyond these traditional topics. Conference presenters and participants will explore how advanced use of technology can:

By the end of the conference, participants will leave with concrete ideas to bring back to their students, colleagues, and institutions.

Benefits to Participants

During the conference, participants will

This conference is for anyone interested in technological innovation in legal education, including

Conference Structure

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All sessions will have a significant interactive piece (except Showcase sessions.)