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Resources for Teaching and Learning Law

If you are looking for good resources dealing with both learning and teaching in law school, check out Prof. Barbara Glesner Finess Teaching and Learning Law Website. Prof. Glesner Fines provides abundant resources and practical advice. (Dan Weddle)… Read more … Continue reading

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Are We Teaching Law Students The Wrong Things, The Wrong Way, or Both?

It's that time of year again. Many states have released February 2019 bar passage rates. Thankfully, the rates have risen in some places, but they are still at suboptimal levels. Indeed, the July 2018 MBE results sunk to a 34-… … Continue reading

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Teaching Natural Resources Law in First Year Property

The paper on drilling in the Marcellus Shale mentioned in the previous post is very timely — I just did a short unit on ownership of water and natural resources in my first-year Property class. This was the first time… … Continue reading

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Rights to free speech and, or, academic freedom not offended by requiring a candidate for a teaching position to demonstration his or her teaching skills

The petitioner [Plaintiff] in this action appealed the federal district court's dismissal of his claims that members of a hiring committee at a State University of New York campus discriminated against him based on his age and disability and violated … Continue reading

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Immigration Simulations: Looking Beyond Traditional Casebooks in Teaching Immigration Law

Guest Post by Immprof Regina Jefferies: Despite the whiplash-inducing speed, frequency, and breadth of changes to immigration law over the last two years, administrative policy moves, field office procedural and substantive idiosyncrasies, the complex relationship between state and Federal authority,… … Continue reading

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