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CALI Lessons Used by Troops Overseas

Sarah Walton, professor of justice studies at the University of Maine at Augusta, is using CALI Lessons to teach troops in Afghanistan.

Now the 5,000-student college is reaching out to active-duty personnel stationed overseas. UMA will offer priority slots in five summer courses this year to a Maine Army National Guard unit stationed in Kandahar.

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March 27th Webinar: Tools for Engaging Student Laptop Users


In combination with the proper tools, laptops actually have the potential to engage students and promote participation in the classroom.

This webinar will give a quick overview of a few free online tools like Google Moderator as well as other group question tools and CALI's very own Instapoll.

Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar Seat Now at:

Video: Tools for Legal Education Podcasting Webinar

Here is the link to the March 13th, 2009 webinar on podcasting in legal education.

Thanks to all who attended!

Next one is in two weeks on online tools that can help you encourage positive use of students' laptops in the classroom (Instapoll, Google Moderator).

Sign up now to reserve your spot.

Webinar: Tools for Classroom Podcasting

Come to CALI's second in a series of free webinars on March 13th, Friday at 3:00 Eastern (2:00 Central).

Register now to reserve your spot.

John Mayer, CALI's Executive Director, hosts this webinar on CALI's Classcaster blogging system and podcasting.

Watch our first webinar on the Legal Education Commons here.


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Video: Legal Education Commons Webinar (2/27/2009 Version)

Here is the link to a recording of the most recent CALI Webinar: Introducing the Legal Education Commons.

Click here to view the video.


This is an introduction to the Legal Education Commons recorded Feb. 27, 2009. Gene Koo, CALI Berkman fellow, walks us through the Legal Education Commons.

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Don't Forget: Friday Online Presentation - Intro to Legal Education Commons

Spots are filling up fast, but you can still sign up for Friday's webinar on the Legal Education Commons:

CALI Webinar: Legal Education Commons - Friday, Feb 27, 3:00-3:30pm EDT (2:00 CST)

Gene Koo, CALI/Berkman Fellow, will be introducting the Commons and answering your questions.

Sign up for the First Free CALI Webinar: Legal Education Commons

Every couple of weeks, CALI will host a free online presentation on a subject related to technology and innovation in legal education aimed at law school faculty and staff!

We will focus on "how-to" introductory topics with the hope that you will learn something you can immediately apply. Attendee interaction during and after the presentation are encouraged.

This and next week's topic is an introduction to the Legal Education Commons.