Teaching styles can shape the way we all learn. Even Harry Potter can attest to that. At Hogwarts, the school where Harry Potter and his friends study magic, we witness several instruction examples in action. Each of these instructors has important lessons to share with us regarding effective instructional design and training delivery. In this … Continue reading Speaking of Teaching Styles, What can Hogwart’s Professors Show Technical Communicators about Instructional Design?
Daniel Foster will be presenting Simplified User Interface as a visual treatment that is user-friendly, convenient, supportive of organization, and backed by research.
The Miniconference was a great success! We had 32 attendees, 5 presenters, and 4 moderators throughout the day. Our great thanks to our wonderful presenters and attendees for helping us put on the miniconference - without you, it would not have been possible. A round of applause, everyone! The presentations are available free for attendees … Continue reading STC SoCenTx Online MiniConference Wrapup
Welcome to the STC South Central Texas MiniConference page! On Saturday, April 18, 2020 we will have a full day of online learning with live webinars and networking. Presentations We have a full slate of presentations and speakers! Sessions will be recorded. Full schedule: 8:30-8:50 am - Welcome and opening remarks9-9:50 am - Jose Valdes: … Continue reading STC SoCenTx 2020 Online MiniConference
The event has been postponed, and will be rescheduled for a later date. Hosted by Austin Community College's nationally-renowned ACCelerator at the innovative Highland Learning Center, this free event is a collaboration among Business, Government, & Technical Communication at Austin Community College, the South-Central Texas chapter of the Society for Technical Communications, and Write the … Continue reading Postponed – Connecting Students and Professional Technical Communicators
Join STC Houston to end the program year and hear a terrific speaker! Personal Branding: Are You Selling Features, or Benefits? In this session, professional recruiter Jack Molisani will share how the content strategy team at Facebook for Business enables success for billions of customers in over 100 languages worldwide. Then he’ll share how what … Continue reading June 11: End of Year Party
Alan Porter has been working hard to present a special STC Houston event, held in Austin, TX on March 30, from 2pm - 4pm at the ACC Highland Learning Center. Writing for Video Games with Paul Benjamin Paul Benjaminis a New York Times bestselling author who has written and produced comics and video games for diverse properties … Continue reading STC Houston Special Event March 30
Thanks to all attendees and planners, the STC Houston MiniConference on February 16 was a great success! We had 19 attendees, and combined with the presenters and organizers a nice crowd of 27 interested tech comm students and professionals. Not bad for a first time 1 day mini conference! Sadly, Cindy Pao was not able … Continue reading STC Houston Spring 2019 MiniConference Review
STC Houston will hold a MiniConference at the Blinn College Student Center in Brenham on February 16 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The conference covers a variety of topics: Editing: Foundation for a Quality Product by Linda Oestreich Your Organization’s Content: A Workshop About Sharing Content Across Silos, Content Strategy, and Content Engineering by … Continue reading February 16: STC Houston MiniConference
The Content Strategy Imperative - Presented by Alyssa Fox Strong and relatable content is business-critical to your organization. But do your plans and processes reflect that? Join us in discussing the current state of content in organizations, how content strategy can help, and some practical steps for getting started. About Alyssa Fox Alyssa Fox is … Continue reading October 16 Program Meeting – The Content Strategy Imperative