Get Smart: Are Smartphones in the Law School Classroom a Recipe for KAOS?
Should laptops and smartphones be allowed in the law school classroom? This session will provide a brief overview of the research on laptops and smartphones in the classroom. We’ll discuss the pros and cons of their use and devote the bulk of the session to exploring ways to leverage laptop and smartphone use in the law school classroom. We will conclude by brainstorming with attendees about additional uses. By the end of the session, attendees should be able to identify specific uses for laptops and smartphones, including apps and activities, that will enhance students’ learning in the classroom.