The challenges facing emerging adults in law school can be some of the vexing for Academic Success professionals if these students are assumed to have the adult life experiences of prior generations of law students. However, their challenges can be some of the simplest to solve when Academic Success professionals are aware of trends in law school admissions and undergraduate education. Academic Success professionals have the tools to work with doctrinal or substantive professors to provide context to the difficulties students are experiencing with understanding class discussions.
Rebecca C. Flanagan, Emerging Adults: A New Understanding of Millennial Law Students, The Learning Curve 4 (2017).
Originally published by The Learning Curve in 2017.