Teaching Technology Meet Up
Get together with teachers and academics who focus on technology skills and concepts for an hour of brainstorming, idea-building, networking, friend-making and career-enhancement. Teachers, university professors, students and other professionals interested in the ways technology is being integrated into curriculum and research should attend.
Cindy Royal is an associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University in San Marcos where she teaches Web design and online media courses. She completed Ph.D. studies in Journalism and Mass Communication at The University of Texas at Austin in May 2005. Her research focuses on the effects of the Internet on communication and culture, most recently studying the role of programming to the journalism profession. Her students have covered SXSWi at www.sxtxstate.com for the past five years. Cindy loves technology, live music and living in Austin. She hosts a music blog and Web talk show at www.onthatnote.com and a tech blog at tech.cindyroyal.net. She also writes for Texas Music magazine. For more information, visit www.cindyroyal.com.