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Skills Diagnostic: Improving Assessments & Outcomes

by Adam Maze, Esq., Senior Academics Director | May 15, 2021

Formative assessments generally offer legal educators and law students a means of gathering pedagogically useful information. Our new Skills Diagnostic provides especially useful information as it is designed to better disentangle the intermingled effects of knowledge and skill upon performance.

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Using Visuals for Learning

by Lisa Young, Esq., Senior Director of Academics | August 28, 2020

As the saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words… Students spend so much time staring at words on a screen or page, too much time perhaps. And, while they may sometimes be engaged―or even captivated―it is also quite likely that at times they read with only passive attention or that their thoughts meander elsewhere.

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Empowering Your Students: Bridging the Gap Between Law School and the Bar Exam

by Lisa Young, Esq., Senior Director of Academics | May 6, 2020
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In order to bridge the gap between what students learn in law school and what they need to learn for successful bar passage, the Kaplan Bar Academic Team created The Empower Series.

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