Law School for Teens - Criminal Defenses (FLEX Class)

Mike Traywick - Think, Reason, and Argue Better
Rising Star
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(373)
In this four week class, we will study criminal defenses in this class, including the difference between the defenses of insanity, intoxication, infancy, duress, necessity, self-defense, defense of others, consent, and a few others.

Class experience

US Grade 7 - 10
- Students will learn the basic elements common law criminal defenses
- Students will learn to look for the little details, think through a problem, and not settle on the first answer that jumps to mind
- Students will have a broader understanding of the world of criminal law crimes against the person and be able to speak intelligently about the topic
Homework Offered
I will provide optional handouts that will help the student understand the topics at a deeper level.
Assessments Offered
I have assessments that can be given if requested by a student or a parent, but for most, I will assess understanding during classroom discussion.
Grades Offered
 1 file available upon enrollment
Either print out the Discussion Outline or have it available to type on for the class.
With all of my Criminal Law or Criminal Procedure classes, I strongly encourage parents to look over the Discussion Outlines to make sure the content is suitable for their learner. We discuss crimes of all sort, ranging from murder to property crimes, so please be aware of that. Please message me if you have any issues.
I am a practicing attorney and a high school teacher with over ten years experience teaching high school aged learners.

Meet the teacher

Rising Star
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(373)
My name is Mike Traywick, and I am a high school teacher, a lawyer, and a veteran of the US Navy. 

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Flex Class


weekly or $69 for 4 weeks
4 weeks

Completed by 5 learners
No live video meetings
Ages 12-17

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