ISBA's Law Ed Faculty Development Resources

Become known as an authority on your topic and earn complimentary MCLE credit as an ISBA Law Ed presenter!

  • Speaker MCLE Credit - Receive MCLE credit for presenting at CLE programs, as well as for the time it takes to prepare for the presentation. Preparation time is generally calculated at six-times the presentation time. See Supreme Court MCLE Rule 795(d)(5)(i)

  • Attendance MCLE Credit - ISBA provides complimentary attendance MCLE credit if speakers choose to stay for other sessions of the program at which they speak. (Just check in at the registration desk and inform the staff that you will be attending.)

Email us if you are interested in being an ISBA Faculty Member!

Short Faculty Development Videos

Engaging Your Audience

Making Your Voice Come Alive

Using Power Point Effectively

Using Webinar Engagement Tools Effectively

Bill Moller's Top Tips for a Killer On-Camera Presentation

Prepare for your next on-camera presentation with tips and advice from broadcast journalist pro, Bill Moller, in this short video:  Bill Moller's Tips on How to Present a Killer CLE Presentation. Bill helps you prepare for your next CLE studio presentation and on-camera courtroom appearance with his prize-worthy presentation tips – from preparing your notes and organizing your presentation, to presenting your information on-camera with energy, comfort and ease!

Already a Presenter?

We know that preparing course materials and PowerPoint slides can be a time-consuming endeavor.  To assist you with this process, we have put together some reference tips and resources:

Additional Resources

Listening Comprehension
Jack Richards explains listening comprehension and how your audience learns through either "bottom up processing" or "top down processing."

What Would Steve Do? 10 Lessons from the World's Most Captivating Presenters
Learn how to create effective and captivating PowerPoint presentations from some of the top presenters in the country!  

LookWiser
Become a presenter that shines by using the speaker tips and tricks that's found on this informative website!

Hit Your Stride
Steve Hughes is founder and president of Hit Your Stride, a communications consultancy that helps attorneys look and sound smart when they talk. His website www.hityourstride.com offers eight unique articles aimed at helping good speakers become great. Topics include: how to deal with a chatty audience, ridding yourself of public speaking fears, having a back-up plan, driving your audience crazy, and much more!

Greater Than Yourself – Leadership
Steve Farber is the president of Extreme Leadership, Incorporated, an organization devoted to the development of business community leaders. His website www.stevefarber.com is full of articles, videos and relevant books worth checking out.