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FOX 8 features Elon Law professor studying innovation in legal education

Steve Friedland, associate dean for innovation in engaged learning in law, spoke with veteran journalist Bob Buckley of "The Buckley Report" about ongoing research at Elon Law focused on improvements to legal education. 

Steve Friedland

An Elon Law professor nationally recognized for his teaching was featured in May on a syndicated television report that showcased his efforts to identify improvements to American legal education.

Professor Steve Friedland, associate dean for innovation in engaged learning in law, spoke at length with Bob Buckley of WGHP FOX 8 in North Carolina for a segment on "The Buckley Report," a featured aired on FOX affiliates around the country. "Elon professor working to improve legal education" was first broadcast May 22, 2017, in North Carolina's Triad market.

Friedland’s devotion to teaching can be seen in the teaching awards he has won at three different law schools and his inclusion with 25 other law teachers in the 2013 Harvard University Press book, “What the Best Law Teachers Do.”

Friedland is an world renowned speaker on legal education issues who has worked with the Japan Legal Foundation in developing law schools in Japan and with Afghanistan law schools as part of a USAID initiative. He has lectured to thousands of students across the country preparing for the bar exam.

 
Eric Townsend,
Staff
5/30/2017 9:45 AM