The California State Bar Board of Trustees recently voted to scale back the state’s three-day exam to just two days. Starting in July 2017, the exam will include one day of essays and one day of the MBE (like most of the country). The essay day will likely include five one-hour essays and one 90-minute performance test. (Currently the California Bar Exam uses a 3-hour performance test, while the Multi-State Performance Test is 90-minutes). Each day will be weighed equally. [Read more…] about Are You Kidding Me? The California Bar Exam Is Going to be Two Days in 2017
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Congratulations, you did it! You survived the bar exam. It may have seemed like all of the preparation and studying was endless; so endless that you probably haven’t even thought about what you are going to do now that it’s over. Not to worry! The Bar Exam Toolbox experts share some thoughts on how to relax, decompress and enjoy your time after the bar exam.
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The bar exam is upon us. All the hard work and weeks of studying have brought you to this point, and we have some advice on how to make it through the week. The Bar Exam Toolbox experts have compiled some advice for the bar exam so you can excel on “game day.”
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We’re down to the final week of bar prep. From regulating your sleep schedule to memorizing attack plans, the Bar Exam Toolbox crew put together some advice for your the final stretch.
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Congratulations, you’ve made it to the final week of bar exam prep. This week always brings some relief for students knowing the end is finally in sight. For others, the time can evoke a sense of panic, which can be quite difficult when you want to focus before the big day. Here are some of the common scenarios we’re hearing from students during this time. If you’re on the verge of having a bar exam freakout, read on for our suggestions for conquering the anxiety and getting through the final push. [Read more…] about Feeling Panicked About the Bar Exam? Advice to Get You Through the Final Week
The bar exam is a little just two weeks away. While studying should be your full-time job at the moment, we know that it’s very easy to get caught up in studying 24/7 and neglect important things like eating and sleeping. In fact, these things should absolutely NOT be ignored because they will help get you through the next few weeks. Here are some suggestions for taking care of yourself during the home stretch of bar exam prep. [Read more…] about 3 Ways to Take Care of Yourself During Bar Season