Mock Trial: Educating Youth on the Judicial System

Event Description


Mock Trial: Educating Youth on the Judicial System


Advanced Elementary/Middle/High School Academy


September 30, 2014


08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Training Fee


Coupon Code

*To attend this training for free, please enter Coupon Code: MT2014


Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education
4201 N. 24th Street, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Michael Collins

Tammy Waller



Overview: During this 1-day training, participants are provided a variety of easy-to-follow curricula to help instructors implement a successful Mock Trial Program.  The curriculum will enable students to understand the court system and increase their awareness of the importance of the law in a democratic society.  Participants will also learn the requirements of the Arizona and National Mock Trial competitions as well as techniques to prepare students for conducting a trial.
Training Objectives:
  • Understand the basic concepts of a trial process
  • Learn how to implement mock trials
  • Learn how to conduct a mock trial simulation
  • Gain resources to assist in mock trial implementation
  • Prepare students to participate in Arizona’s Mock Trial Competition
Campus Issues Addressed:
  • Lack of school involvement
  • Lack of understanding of legal consequences
  • Lack of understanding rights and responsibilities
  • Lack of understanding the judicial system