Dr. Conner has been a friend and mentor to many NASJE members. For those who do not know her, she serves as the director of the Judicial Administration Program at the Michigan State University School of Criminal Justice.
2013 Conference – Little Rock (Comments Off)
Online registration is now open for the 2013 NASJE Conference, so get your hotel reservation and register for the conference now.
Nevada’s Judicial Outreach in Action (Comments Off)
Since 2003, at the urging of Justice Mark Gibbons, the Nevada Supreme Court has been hearing cases at high schools throughout the state. Panels, usually made up of three of the seven Justices, have traveled to a number of rural areas, conducting hearings that usually have a connection to that specific region, in an effort to allow the general population and students to see how the court functions.
Theories and practices relating to dispute resolution in the late 1970s and early 1980s focused on conflict management outside the courtroom. In 1986, court-mandated mediation and statutory arbitration were trending on the legislative front, models for appropriate alternatives to trial were emerging, and judges were hungry for information and tools.
When considering how to teach procedural fairness, Washington state judicial educators searched for a way that extended beyond the traditional conference plenary session so commonly used in our state. We sought to do more than inform, but also to convince people to change.
New Feature: Educating Court Personnel (Comments Off)
Educating and training court personnel is every bit as important as educating our judges, but often it gets less airtime. So NASJE News is launching a new feature category exclusively dedicated to education for court personnel, starting with this article.
Outreach Opportunity: Law Day 2013 – Realizing the Dream (Comments Off)
In a year that marks the 150th anniversary of the issuance of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech, the 2013 Law Day theme is particularly apt: “Realizing the Dream: Equality for All.”
- Blast from the Past: Self-Directed Learning
- SJI News
- Creating Teams to Enhance JBE Programs
- Judicial Balance: Lessons for Law and Life
- Thiagi Gameletter
- Six Lessons in Creating an Online Self-Study Course for New Judges
- Seven (Easy) Steps to Community Engagement and Resource Development
- Public Outreach and Judicial Education
- IOJT: Call for Papers & Education Program Proposals
- From the President
4/10/13 •Blast from the Past: Self-Directed Learning
12/04/12 •Blast from the Past: Multidisciplinary Studies in Judicial Education
8/05/12 •Blast from the Past: Ethics Issues in Judicial Education
5/02/12 •Blast from the Past: Energizing the Panel Discussion
1/18/12 •Blast From The Past
4/21/11 •Blast from the Past: Computer-based education for judges (from 1989)
1/26/11 •Money, Budgets, and Judicial Education – Summer 1991
4/14/13 •New Feature: Educating Court Personnel
4/10/13 •Seven (Easy) Steps to Community Engagement and Resource Development
8/05/12 •Psychology and the Courts: Exploring the Sometimes Wacky World of Decision-Making
1/18/12 •Vision from the Bench to Fulfill the ICWA Promise
1/18/12 •Courts Catalyzing Change: Using an Equity Lens to Guide the Future
11/01/11 •On-Line Trainings – Lessons Learned!
7/09/11 •Training Program Developed on Dealing with the Mentally Ill in the Courts
1/26/11 •Juvenile Court Users’ Research and Technical Assistance Project