39th AALS Workshop for New Law School Teachers 

Thursday, June 2 – Saturday, June 4, 2022 
The Mayflower Renaissance Hotel, Washington, DC

Thursday, June 2

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Registration 

5:30– 6:15 pm – Small Group Discussions  – Setting the Stage 
These small groups will be your cohort for the workshop, providing an opportunity to meet some of your peers and discuss your expectations for the workshop and your career. These small groups will reconvene on Saturday. Presenters from the workshop will facilitate the discussions. 

6:30 – 7 pm – Welcome and Keynote Speaker 

Friday, June 3

8:00 am – 6:00 pm – Registration 

8:00 – 8:45 am – Section on Women in Legal Education Q & A 

9:00 – 9:15 am – Opening Session/Welcome 

9:15 – 10:45 am – General Session: Foundations for Excellent Teaching  

10:45 – 11:00 pm – Refreshment Break 

11:00 am – 12:15 pm – Concurrent Sessions on Teaching(Course Design, Inside the Classroom, Outside the Classroom, Teaching with Technology, Teaching Clinical/ Experiential Legal Education)  

12:30 – 2:00 pm – AALS Luncheon with speaker – Fostering Diversity Without Divisiveness 

2:15– 3:45 pm – General Session on Assessment 

3:45- 4:00 pm – Refreshment Break 

4:00 – 5:15 pm – General Session: The Demands and Delights of Institutional Citizenship: Exploring a Range of Service Opportunities 

5:30 – 6:00 pm – AALS Reception 

Saturday, June 4

8:00 am – 3:00 pm – Registration 

8:00 – 8:45 am – Section on Minority Groups Q &A 

9:00 – 9:45 am – General Session – Why Scholarship Matters 

9:45 – 10:45 am – Concurrent Sessions on Scholarship (Designing Your Research Agenda, Building a Scholarly Community/Network, Distributing Your Ideas, Challenges of Interdisciplinary Scholarship, Scholarship for Clinical/ Experiential Legal Education, Engaged Scholarship and Advocacy) 

11 am – 12 pm – Concurrent sessions on Scholarship repeat again 

12:00 – 1:15 pm – AALS Luncheon with speaker 

1:30 – 3:00 pm – General Session: Keeping it All Together 

3:00– 3:15 pm – Refreshment Break 

3:15 – 4:15 pm – Small Group Discussions ll – Reflections