Helping Students Pass the Bar Exam: Five Law Schools Share Their Successful Strategies

Helping Students Pass the Bar Exam: Five Law Schools Share Their Successful Strategies

The downward trend in bar passage rates that began in 2014 has been a concern to all those in the law-­student-to-lawyer pipeline. While the increase in the February 2019 MBE mean score shows promise (see this issue's Testing Column), concerted efforts at the law school level to help students succeed on the bar exam are as important as ever. The recent revision to ABA Standard 316 to tighten bar passage accreditation standards for law schools adds motivation for schools to strengthen such efforts.

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Helping Students Pass the Bar Exam: Five Law Schools Share Their Successful Strategies

Helping Students Pass the Bar Exam: Five Law Schools Share Their Successful Strategies

The downward trend in bar passage rates that began in 2014 has been a concern to all those in the law-­student-to-lawyer pipeline. While the increase in the February 2019 MBE mean score shows promise (see this issue's Testing Column), concerted efforts at the law school level to help students succeed on the bar exam are as important as ever. The recent revision to ABA Standard 316Read More