“Anybody who’s watching the economy now has noticed we seem to be heading for recession. We should gently ease people in to the idea in the face of our volatile economic status,” Copher said. “And once you see the investment and its impact, there is inspiration to invest more.” … [Read more...] about Fresno is ‘ready’ for universal preschool. But is Newsom’s plan the best way to fund it?
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Prof. G.S.Bajpai : Legal research methodology (LRM) is one of my key specializations. I was always fascinated to research and the learning of research methodology was a natural consequence in this process. My one liner is: ‘best way to learn research method is doing research ’. While teaching LL.M course at NLIU, Bhopal, I realized that there is huge scope to impart training in LRM not only to students but also to teachers. I tailored research methodology specially to law and perhaps for the first time in the country, law specific issue like ‘law impact assessment’ was added in the syllabus of law by me. On one occasion, Prof N R Madhva Menon suggested me to hold training programmes in this area. Following this, I organized a first of its kind national level workshop, in LRM and there was tremendous response from all corners and that motivated me to continue with these workshops and by now I had organized more than a dozen of such events. Two … [Read more...] about The best way to learn Research Method is doing Research: Prof. GS Bajpai
Although initiatives from a number of sources “have led to discussions on how best to teach students, unfortunately not enough has changed in law school teaching, which includes mostly Socratic method, combined with lecture and discussion, and culminates in one exam at the end of the course, on which students often receive little or no feedback,” George wrote. She thinks today’s law students would benefit from the use of more visual aids, visual exercises, and assessments of their work during class time. … [Read more...] about Are the Socratic method and lecture-based classes the best way to teach law students?
Betsy Bassel put up signs at Scout Salvage and Vintage Rescue warning would-be shoplifters that the store would post their photos on its Instagram account. She said she got the idea because “the worst-case scenario for me at that age would have been for my friends to know what I’d done.” … [Read more...] about Vintage store operator says threat of social-media shaming is best way to deter shoplifting
The analysis is part of American Lawyer’s Midlevel Associates Survey, which will be published in the September issue of the magazine. Among this year’s results are complaints from associates who don’t see a visible career path. “The associates here seem to have given up on partnership,” on Am Law 100 associate is quoted saying. Another noted: “Be open about the fact 90 percent of us will not make partner.” … [Read more...] about Best way to make partner? Switch law firms first