Mock Trial: Students in the Courtroom

Event Overview

This training will provide educators with the foundation to implement Mock Trial in the classroom. Mock Trial will enable your students to interactively learn about the judicial system and help them improve public speaking, writing, critical thinking, and research skills. Lessons and activities will provide a starting point for teaching courtroom knowledge including the steps in a mock trial, roles of courtroom personnel, rules of evidence, and the trial process. Strengthen your students’ understanding of the legal system by conducting simulated trials in the classroom! 

SROs/JPOs are invited to attend; however, please note this training does not fulfill the yearly advanced LRE Academy requirement for School Safety Program funded officers. 

Training Objectives:  

  • Understand the steps in a mock trial 
  • Enhance students’ knowledge of the legal system 
  • Gain resources to assist in mock trial implementation  
  • Prepare students to participate in classroom mock trials and/or 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 of the judicial system 


Mindy Brinker

Cathy Fulcher


To view downloadable LRE lessons, Click Here!

Event Details

Event Date 06/01/2023 9:00 am
Event End Date 06/01/2023 3:30 pm
Capacity 20
Available place 15
Cut off date 05/25/2023 5:00 pm
Location Online

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