Friday, 3:30 – 5:00 pm
NEW CLINICIANS SESSION TWO: FIELD PLACEMENT PROGRAM DESIGN, Room LB 60
Robert L. Jones, Notre Dame Law School
Helene Yatrakis McNanna, Fordham University School of Law
Amy Sankaran, The University of Michigan School of Law
Sarah Shalf, Emory University School of Law
In this session, we will examine some of the common elements related to the design and structure of externship programs, including: eligibility criteria for placements and site supervisors; other fieldwork requirements; models for matching students and placements; development of the academic component; credit allocation; establishing learning outcomes and assessment tools; and more!