ERIC Number: EJ608357
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Seven Principles for Good Practice in Legal Education: Principle 3: Good Practice Encourages Active Learning.
Hess, Gerald F.
Journal of Legal Education, v49 n3 p401-17 Sep 1999
One of a series of articles on principles of good practice in legal education, this article focuses on the importance of encouraging active learning. Considers why active learning is important, identifies barriers to active learning, and suggests some active learning methods in legal education, including Socratic dialog, discussion, writing, simulation, use of computers, and real-life experiences. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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