Continuing Legal Education

CLE Coordinators

Thank you for serving as a CLE coordinator for your ISBA Section or Committee. The ISBA CLE Committee and staff appreciate your efforts and want to make your program planning process as easy and enjoyable as possible.

Program Formats and Proposal Deadlines

Live Onsite Programming

Live onsite at any location. Live onsite programming in the ISBA Chicago Regional Office has the option of simultaneous live webcasting.

 

Studio Presentation Programming

No onsite audience. Studio Presentations are typically recorded, offered as a live webcast and aired simultaneously with recording. All studio presentations are recorded at the ISBA Regional Office in Chicago, Illinois.

Submission Deadlines

Presentation Dates

Submission Deadlines*

Presentation Dates

7/15

Dec./Jan

7/15

Oct./Nov.

9/15

Feb./March

9/15

Dec./Jan.

11/15

April/May

11/15

Feb./March

1/15

June 

1/15

April/May

3/15

Sept. 

3/15

June/July

5/15

Oct. /Nov.

5/15

Aug./Sept.

    *For “hot topics” you may request an expedited schedule for your recording date.

Coordinator Training

ISBA provides CLE Coordinator training sessions at Annual meeting, Midyear meeting, and via webinar. You are encouraged to attend at least one of these sessions. Please contact Tiffany Bordenkircher of the ISBA CLE Department at tbordenkircher@isba.org for information on upcoming sessions.

Tips for Moderating Your CLE Program

CLE Program Planning Requirements and Resources

Coordinator Planning Information

Proposal Submission Requirements

Information to Provide to Presenters

ISBA Law Ed Faculty Development Resources

Want to help your presenters master their nerves and become superb public speakers? Create a Power Point that avoids the top three blunders? Learn how the perfect preparation can result in the perfect presentation? Then check out ISBA’s Law Ed Faculty Development Resources webpage for all of this and more. And don’t forget to encourage your presenters to take advantage of "ISBA's Faculty Development Series: The Art of Effective Communication," our premiere faculty development series designed specifically for our speakers and intended to enhance their communication skills. Please contact Tiffany Bordenkircher of the ISBA CLE Department at tbordenkircher@isba.org to arrange a viewing of Season One.

CLE Committee Liaisons

A liaison from the CLE Committee has been appointed to assist you in program planning and may attend your section and committee meetings as a non-voting member – in person or via telephone. Please contact Tiffany Bordenkircher of the ISBA CLE Department at tbordenkircher@isba.org for your liaison’s contact information.

CLE Coordinator Email Discussion Group Guidance

As a CLE Coordinator you are automatically included in this email discussion group. To post to the list, address your email to cle-coordinators@list.isba.org Note that if you reply to an email, it goes only to the sender of the message. To reply to the entire discussion group list, you must select "reply all."

To change your email address or to opt out of the CLE Coordinator email discussion group, please contact Staci Howard-Curtis at scurtis@isba.org or 800-252-8909.

For general ISBA discussion group policy and etiquette please visit: http://www.isba.org/discussions/policy

If you need help using the email list, please contact Douglas Knapp.

Here are answers to common questions: