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HRF Early Bird Deadline                  In partnership with                                     CGBP

Friday & Saturday, September 15 & 16, 2017 * 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
University of San Carlos, Cebu City, PHILIPPINES
Consistent with its commitment to uplift the standards of legal education in the Philippines, the Philippine Association of Law Schools, in collaboration with the Center for Global Best Practices, invites you to participate this pioneering two-day seminar that aims to present new law professors with best practices in teaching law, and introduce experienced law professors to innovations in curriculum development and teaching methods. This is designed to improve the overall teaching performance of law educators by exposing them to learner-centered, outcome based education, an array of teaching methods, classroom management and more! In this faculty development program, we bring together authorities in legal education and seasoned educators on a rare opportunity to help you hone your teaching skills for effective learning in law school.
Who Should Attend:

• New professors in law school
• Experienced law professors who would like to learn new skills and techniques
• Professors currently teaching law subjects at the undergraduate level
• Law practitioners who are thinking of going into teaching
• Law Deans and school administrators


SEMINAR FEE: 

Deans of Law Schools                               P4,000
Professors from PALS member school      P5,950
Professors from NON-PALS school           P6,580
General Public                                            P7,380


Contact Person: Shannon Sardua * Email: shannon.cgbp@yahoo.com
Telephone: (+63 2) 842-7148 or 59 * Telefax: (+63 2) 556-8968 or 69 * Visit www.cgbp.org




Transformative Law Teaching

Raising the Bar in Legal Education

9:00am to 5:00pm, Friday & Saturday, September 15 & 16, 2017
University of San Carlos, Cebu City, Philippines



COURSE OUTLINE

DAY 1 (September 15, 2017)

Registration         8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies and Introductions        9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Session 1: The State of Philippine Legal Education and Academic Freedom        9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
    Resource person:Dean Ma. Soledad Deriquito-Mawis
  • Lyceum of the Philippines University
  • President, Philippine Association of Law Schools


Merienda break 10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Session 2: Learner-Centered Education and Basic Educational Principles 10:15 – 11:30 a.m.
    Resource person: Mr. Alexander S. Kibanoff
  • Vice-President for Organization Development Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company


Open Forum for Sessions 1 to 2 (11:30 a.m. – 12:00 n.n.)
Lunch break 12:00 n.n. – 1:30 p.m.
Energizer and video showing 1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Session 3: Outcomes-Based Education 1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Resource person:Dean Joan S. Largo
  • Dean, School of Law and Governance
  • University of San Carlos

Session 4: Teaching methods 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Resource person:Dean Joan S. Largo
  • Dean, School of Law and Governance
  • University of San Carlos


Merienda break 3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Session 5: Assessment and Grading 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
    Resource person:Dean Joan S. Largo
  • Dean, School of Law and Governance
  • University of San Carlos


Open Forum for Sessions 3 to 5 (4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.)

Last-Minute Reminders and instructions for workshop 4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

DAY 2 (September 16, 2017)

Registration: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Synthesis of Day 1 and Introduction to Day 2 (9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.)

Session 6: Classroom management and creating a conducive learning environment 9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
    Resource person: Dean Israelito Torreon
  • Jose Maria College


Open forum and merienda break 10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Session 7: Ethics in the legal academe 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 p.m.
    Resource person: Atty. Tanya Lat
  • Program Officer for Formation
  • Ateneo Law School

Session 8: The law professor as leader 10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    Resource person: Justice Portia Hormachuelos
  • University of the Visayas


Open Forum for Sessions 6 to 8 (11:30 a.m. – 12:00 n.n.)

Lunch and networking break 12:00 n.n. – 1:30 p.m.

Group photo and energizer 1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Workshop on developing an OBE curriculum and syllabus 1:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Working merienda break 3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Presentation of workshop results and open forum 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Synthesis 4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Closing Ceremonies

             Participants will design their own course syllabus, determining their course objectives and outcomes, course materials, teaching methods and activities, and type of exam. The workshop output will then be presented in plenary session and critiqued.



SEMINAR FEE PER PERSON:

  • P4,000 for Deans of Law Schools
  • P5,950 for Professors from PALS member school
  • P6,580 for Professors from NON-PALS school
  • P7,380 for General Public



Note: Attendees must present ID as proof that they are professors of law schools

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