Category Archives: Lessons

CHANGELOG 8/8/2017

Note: CHANGELOG is an occasional feature letting you know about changes to various CALI websites. It is mostly technical in nature but may include initial listing of new features. Updates to www.cali.org Drupal updated to 7.56 References module updated to … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Lessons | Tagged , , | Comments Off on CHANGELOG 8/8/2017

CHANGELOG 7/19/2017

Note: This is something new. CHANGELOG will be an occasional feature letting you know about changes to various CALI websites. It will be mostly technical in nature but will include initial listings of new features. Updates to www.cali.org In preparation … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Classcaster, Lessons | Tagged , , | Comments Off on CHANGELOG 7/19/2017

“Choose your Own Adventure” with CALI Lessons

Not all CALI lessons are linear. To the student they may appear linear and some are in fact linear. But the option to create complex branching questions that allows the student to “choose his own adventure” through responses is available … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Lessons | Comments Off on “Choose your Own Adventure” with CALI Lessons

Why Going to Law School is like a Health Club Subscription

I joined a new gym recently. They had a deal where if I go to the gym 36 times in the first 90 days, I get my initiation fee back as a gift certificate to their clothing store/snack shop (protein … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Spotlight, CALI Tools, Lessons | 1 Comment

Revised Lessons and my Vanishing “L”

I recently learned a new phrase “noisy learners”* to describe successful online learners. The same day, I noticed that the lettering for the “L” key on my laptop was wearing away. On the surface these appear to be unrelated events; … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Spotlight, Lessons | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Revised Lessons and my Vanishing “L”

Drone Law

Drones – unmanned aerial vehicles – are in the news more and more. Have you ever wondered about the law that regulates them? CALI can help you out! Yes, CALI has a lesson on the new area of Drone Law.  … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Tools, Lessons | Comments Off on Drone Law

CALI Lessons = Assessment

Are CALI Lessons as useful to Faculty as they are students?  You bet your sweet assessment they are! CALI Lessons have a reputation as being “just a study aid” for law students.  While that is indeed a function that they … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Spotlight, CALI Tools, Lessons | Comments Off on CALI Lessons = Assessment

Mid-Semester Blues….

We’re just about at the half-way point for the Fall Semester, which for law students means it’s time to get serious about understanding and organizing class materials and notes.  Remember – no matter how smart you are, you’re not going … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Spotlight, CALI Tools, Lessons | Comments Off on Mid-Semester Blues….

It’s Never Too Early in the Semester to Start Taking CALI Lessons

If you haven’t been warned yet, law school exams are not like undergraduate exams. If you were able to get by with cramming the night (or even week) before finals, unfortunately that’s not going to work now.  Even if it … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Spotlight, CALI Tools, Lessons | Comments Off on It’s Never Too Early in the Semester to Start Taking CALI Lessons

What the Heck is CALI???

Greetings to new and returning law students and faculty!  I know this month is filled with new, exciting (and maybe even scary) changes.  It’s also filled with INFORMATION OVERLOAD.  In case you missed it, hopefully in your orientation materials there … Continue reading

Share
Posted in CALI Spotlight, CALI Tools, For Faculty, For Students, Lessons | Comments Off on What the Heck is CALI???