9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Opening Plenary


The Role Of Field Placement in Legal Education Today
Externship Demographics Across Two Decades
Purpose and Pedagogy
International Externships

11:05 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions

Global  Law Field Placements:  Preparing Lawyers for Modern Practice

Worth a Thousand Words: Entryways and Access to Justice: How Physical Spaces Affect Law in Practice

Fostering Collaborations Between Experiential Learning Programs and Career Development Offices: Best Practices and Models of Professionalism

Putting it Together: Teaching Teamwork Across Diversity
Teaching Teamwork Across Disciplines

Collaboration with Colleagues Across the Curriculum: Integrating Mindfulness, Ethics and Legal Writing into the Externship Seminar

2:15 - 3:30 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions

The Development of Externship Clinics Worldwide: Two Emerging Models

Ethics and Professionalism: A Guide to Success in the Profession
A guide to Success in the Profession
Externship Survey
Supervisor Memo

Networking:  What does it include and How Can We Teach Our Students to Do It?
Networking Session Outline
Networking Assignment

Mid-Semester Evaluations: An Adaptable Tool Kit for Any Program
Learning How to Learn: Carnegie's Third Apprenticeship

Not Just a Sip, But Drinking from the Fire Hose: Lessons Learned from Denver Law’s Implementation of the Semester in Practice The Value of an International Seminar: Taking the Classroom to Students Overseas and Bringing International Perspectives into the Classroom Back Home
SiP Presentation

Personal Development Plan

Syllabus, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Law and Leadership Checklist

Individual Development Plan

DiSC Presentation

3:45 - 5:00 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions     

The Value of an International Seminar: Taking the Classroom to Students Overseas and Bringing International Perspectives into the Classroom Back Home
Seminar Syllabus
Externship Packet
Self Assessment Form
Course Information
Glosario I Parte
Collaboration Tools
Difficult Conversations
Consecutive Interpreting Exercise
Language Access - Working with Interpreters and Translators

Designing an Effective Classroom Component for Students in Diverse Placements
Suggested Readings by Topic
Seminar Lesson Plans
Presentation Excercise

Northeastern's Integrated Approach to Developing Professional Skills and identity. 

Teaching Human Rights Through Practicum

Minding the Gap: A Practical Continuum from the First Year through Graduation
MentorExternship: Bringing the Profession to Legal Education
Bridging Law Study to Law Practice

“Good Enough” — Identifying Practices that Work for YOUR Externship/Field Placement Program
Elon University School of Law Preceptor Program

5:15 - 6:00 p.m.  Works in Progress

Teaching and Oversight: Ensuring Educational Integrity in Field Placement Courses
Cost per credit hour
Teaching and oversight

Lawyers Assessment of the Value of Law School Experiential Learning

Guiding Students Through For-Profit Field Placements

Enhancing the Externship Experience: Giving Students Tools to Engage Supervisors in Effective Feedback

How and Why Externship Program Curricula Should Address Appearance Standards in the Legal Profession


9:45 - 11:00 a.m.  Plenary II

Assessing Our Externship Programs: Are We Setting and Meeting the Right Goals for our Constituencies and Ourselves? 


11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions 

The Clinic Project at the University of Valencia

Preparing Lawyers for the Practice of Law through Placement Clinic: The Nigerian Law School Experience
Presentation Notes

The Role of Externships in Lawyer Formation: Learning from Clergy Education

Point/Counterpoint: Public Interest Placements v. Private Firms
Externship Agreement Hilary Term 2012
Site evaluation check sheet
Final Assessment of Clinical Extern Students, Michaelmas Term 2011 

Mid-term assessment of clinical extern students, Michaelmas Term 2011
Field Supervisor Handbook
Field Supervisor Information
Generic Letter
Site Visit Report
Updated Student Handbook

What’s Politics Got to Do With It?

May We Have This Dance: Enhancing Your Externship Program through Meaningful Partnerships with Practitioners, Law Faculty and Students


2:00 - 3:15 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions 

A Hybrid Mode of Experiential Legal Education

Training the Trainers — Working Effectively With Seminar Faculty
Power Point Presentation
Cardozo Memo to Adjunct Faculty
Fordham Memo to Adjunct Faculty
"Best Practices" Ideas Generated During the Session

Developing Classroom Curricula for Externships
Judges' Journal - Judicial Interns

Reports From the Field: What Reflective Essays Tell Us About What’s Actually Going on in Externships, and in Our Students’ MindsCreating and Supporting Long Distance Externships in the 21st Century

Creating and Supporting Long Distance Externships in the 21st Century


3:30 - 4:45 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions 

Strengthening the Field Placement Experience in Law Schools Around the Globe
Presentation notes
Presentation slides

Heterodoxy: The Next Generation of Externship Seminars

Clinical Prosecution Practicum
Syllabus for the Clinical Prosecution Practicum
Syllabus for the Criminal Externship seminar
Student Practice Order allowing the students to appear on the record
Powerpoint presentation slides for the training sessions conducted for the Clinical Prosecution Practicum
Source materials

Developing and Implementing a Child Welfare Focused Externship Program
Child Welfare Seminar Syllabus
Sample of field placements available to the students in the Juvenile Internship Program
Narrative Journal Requirements for Child Welfare Seminar
Brief Child Welfare Seminar Course Description
Placement Information Sheet

Necessary Control or Control Freak? For and Against Faculty Selection of For-Credit Field Placements for Externship Students

Externships in the 21st Century: Paperless Systems



10:00 - 11:30 a.m.  Concurrent Sessions 

Identifying, Placing and Supervising Students with Special Needs: A Roundtable Discussion

What Does Best Practices Require for Externship Classroom Design: What Are We Doing and How Can We Improve?

Improving Supervision: Learning from Our Students
Bay Area Consortium on Externships

The BABSEA CLE Experience of Developing Law Student Externs Placed in South East Asia: Means, Methods and Challenges
Initiative Access to Justice Survey
Externship Clinic - Assignments prior to arrival
Externship Clinic - Cumpulsory Pre-interview Questionnaire
Externship Clinic Journaling Checklist
Externship Placement Plan Example
Professional Skills Evaluation Checklist
Weekly Time Log Template
International Research Handout
Immersion Week Questionanaire
Weekly Agenda Outline
Externship Clinic - Work Plan