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The Student Becomes the Teacher
Apr06

The Student Becomes the Teacher

By Isabel Roney My three week legal clinic with BABSEACLE was unlike any other Legal Placement. It took me a few days to get used to BABSEACLE’s methodology; democratic and flat level leadership and the autonomy and responsibility that us as students were given in exercising our duties and tasks. Previously I had only experience in very traditional teaching environments, such as lectures and tutorials, where it there is a very...

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CLE Impact- Australia
Dec23

CLE Impact- Australia

Lisa Thien Huong Nguyen A common aim of Clinical Legal Education (CLE)is ‘providing professional skills training, instilling professional values of public responsibility and social justice in law students.’[1] This article will briefly discuss how CLE has contributed to a greater access to justice and community empowerment as well as the strategies which have been used that differ to what most Australian law students are...

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Reflection of the CLE course at La Trobe University.
Dec23

Reflection of the CLE course at La Trobe University.

Lisa Thien Huong Nguyen At the beginning of the CLE program I had mixed emotions, I was not only extremely excited to begin but I was also a little bit apprehensive of what I was expected to do. We were given two major projects to work on during the semester and on the face of the questions it did not seem too difficult. However upon closer examination of the topics, I started to develop a lot of questions. This started to worry me a...

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