Empowering the HLS Community for Online Learning

The Learning Experience and Technology (LXT) Team is the resource hub for creating excellent, engaged online classrooms and community spaces across HLS. This interdisciplinary group fuses expertise from online law teaching & law school administration, online higher education in computer science, legal scholarship on digital education & life, learning technologies, and related fields in a holistic and creative fashion.

LXT stewards the unparalleled rigor & dynamism of the HLS classroom—under the leadership of each faculty member—into digital spaces by preserving the core of each learning experience in this new setting and nurturing intellectual and pedagogical innovation. LXT empowers the unique energy HLS community spaces—under the convening power of faculty, staff, & student leaders—by supporting the builds of inclusive, generative digital settings.

Students: please check out this guidance on optimizing your participation in online classrooms


LXT Topical Areas

More information in each of these areas will be forthcoming

  • Teaching
  • Teaching Support
  • Learning
  • Learning Support
  • Lawyering
  • Community Building
  • University Resources


This page is designed to be the first stop for faculty, staff, and students to find resources for designing, leading, and participating in online classrooms and community spaces. Please check back here frequently for updates.

Meet the LXT Team

Meet the LXT Team

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LXT would love to hear from you at lxt@law.harvard.edu!

  • Leah Plunkett, Special Director for Online Education & Meyer Research Lecturer on Law
  • Greg Mittleider, LXT team member
  • Mary O’Rourke, Instructional Technologist and User Support
  • Anastasia Tolu, Instructional Technologist and User Support