Wednesday, March 9, 2016

April conference in Boston on “Responding to the New ABA Standards: Best Practices in Outcomes Assessment”

BU School of Law and the Institute for Law Teaching and Learning are jointly sponsoring a conference in Boston on April 1 & 2 to address the new ABA mandated outcome assessments. The conference schedule (including a wonderful opening reception) is set forth below and you can find out more information as well as register by clicking on this link

If you have any questions, you can contact Therese Enders, Senior Program Coordinator at Boston University School of Law - Office of Clinical Programs, at We hope to see you in Beantown.



Friday, April 1, 2016

4:30—7:00 p.m. Registration: Butler Atrium (First floor)


5:00—7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception: Charles River Room (Fifth Floor)


6:30—7:30 p.m. Optional Presentation—BarBri Formative Assessment System—Don Macaulay: Room 102


Saturday, April 2, 2016

8:00—8:30 a.m. Registration & Breakfast: Butler Atrium (First floor)


8:30—8:50 a.m. Dean’s Welcome & Conference Opening—Dean Maureen O’Rourke & ILTL Co-Directors: Room 102


8:50—9:00 a.m. Break


9:00—10:00 a.m. The New ABA Standards on Outcomes Assessment—William E. (Bill) Adams, Jr., Deputy Managing Director, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar: Room 102


10:00—10:15 a.m. Break


10:15—11:15 a.m. Identifying and Creating Institutional Outcomes—Emily Grant & Sandra Simpson: Room 102


11:15—11:30 a.m. Break


11:30—12:30 p.m. Translating Outcomes Into Competencies and Rubrics—Lindsey Gustafson, Paul Gugliuzza, & Kelly Terry: Room 102


12:30—1:30 p.m. Lunch: Barrister’s Hall (First floor)


1:30—2:30 p.m. Curriculum Mapping—Lindsey Gustafson, Peggy Maisel, & Kelly Terry: Room 102


2:30—2:45 p.m. Break


2:45—3:45 p.m. Evaluating Attainment of Outcomes and Creating an Assessment Plan—Michael Hunter Schwartz, Katharine Silbaugh, & Sophie Sparrow: Room 102


3:50—4:20 p.m. Closing—Emily Grant, Sandra Simpson, & Kelly Terry: Room 102


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