SITE 2012 FINAL Call for Participation: Due Jan 16 By David Monsour for AACE Review, December 16th 2011 March 5 – 9, 2012 * Austin, Texas Sheraton Austin Hotel Teaching in Exponential Times! Call for Conference & Research Book Participation SITE now offers a peer refereed publication opportunity for SITE Conference presenters: SITE Research Highlights Book Due: January 16, 2012 SITE 2012 is the 23rd annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education . Join with 1,200+ colleagues from over 50 countries in Austin, Texas! This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of AACE . Social Events & Tours Thursday – Down Home Texas Gathering Tour, Dinner & Dancing! Join with your fellow SITE 2012 Attendees on the social event! Sp ecial Discounted Tickets are available with registration , including: Barbecue dinner at Texas Old Town Live band and dancing! Roundtrip Transportation in Luxury Motorcoaches Austin is the state capital of Texas, and we pride ourselves on being far from ordinary. In fact, we celebrate being “weird.” Austin is a hot spot for creativity and embraces its community of musicians, artists, entrepreneurs and progressive thinkers. All this just scratches the surface of what makes Austin like no place else. Check out other SITE 2012 Social Events!! SITE – Seeing! Experience SITE 2012 in a whole NEW way! Conference: Professional Local Tours Manor New Tech High School (NTHS) East Austin Academy College Prep Education Visualization Lab & Center, Univ. of Texas at Austin Texas Advanced Computing Center Conference Related Activites SITE Quest SITE Second Life Event Austin Geo-Caching Registration & Hotel Information Click Here for : SITE 2012 Registration Rates Hotel Information : Sheraton Austin Hotel Special discounted hotel rates have been secured for SITE participants at the Sheraton Austin Hotel . To rece ive this special rate, hotel reservations must be made by: February 9, 2011, 5PM CST US and you must iden tify you rself as an SITE attendee. When in Austin, plan also to attend South By Southwest Festival !