Tag Archives: pedagogy

Reflections on a Certificate in Higher Education Teaching

Last spring, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to pursue a certificate in higher education teaching. I had meant to draft a reflection piece afterward, but as with so many things last year, COVID and the resulting transition to … Continue reading

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There’s No Business Like Show Business, Part II

Q: Wait. Nobody is interviewing you! You’re writing both the questions and answers! A: Prose is hard, dialogue is fun. Q: Oh, I get it. You don’t have a blog topic, do you?  A: Well, Ms. Gotschall covered what to … Continue reading

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Designing a Legal Research Course

by Tig Wartluft Nearly two years ago I started a new position. My very first day I attended the law school’s faculty meeting; during that meeting it was announced that there was going to be a change to the required … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Lectures

by Margaret Jane Ambrose The New York Times has recently published two articles that offer two very different takes on the lecture and its future in the classroom. The first article, Are College Lectures Unfair? by Annie Murphy Paul, starts with the observation that … Continue reading

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The Power of Student Presentations

by Christina Glon I always reserve the last class of the semester for student presentations. Both of my courses are broad, survey-type courses (Health Law Research and Technology in Legal Practice). While I teach the fundamentals, I assign a final short paper … Continue reading

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