Faculty Notes

Prof. Barbara Barron Conducts Seminar for ABA Rule of Law Initiative Senior Managers

Barbara S. Barron, Professor of Skills, Director of the Trial Techniques Program, Director of Student Advocacy Programs and Faculty Advisor to Moot Court Board

On Oct. 12-13, Professor Barbara S. Barron conducted a seminar on interactive teaching methodology for a group of senior management staff at the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Professor Barron created the curriculum and materials for the seminar. She was tasked with working with the group to develop courses that will  integrate interactive teaching methods in areas as diverse as finance control,  program development, dialogue, pro bono partnerships, and access to justice assessments.

The senior managers plan to teach the courses to staff in the ABA ROLI offices in the United States and abroad.