Looking Back to Move Ahead

Looking Back to Move Ahead

Learn how to reflect on your performance, both during exam season and throughout the semester, to learn what you did right, what you did wrong, and how to do even better going forward.


I. Introduction to Self-Evaluation

Welcome to Looking Back to Move Ahead! This lesson’s theme is self-evaluation. Experts agree, the key to success in any endeavor is understanding how to bridge the gap between what we’re already doing and what we must do to succeed. This requires us to evaluate ourselves and our circumstances candidly and critically. Only then can we adapt as needed to realize our potential in any context, including law school. 

During the semester, you can self-evaluate...