2015 TEACHAPALOOZA has ended
TEACHAPALOOZA June 12-14, 2015
The Poynter Institute, St. Pete, Florida 
Register here: http://teachapalooza.com/register/
Renew-Refresh-Energize your teaching

  • Cutting edge training from Rock-Star speakers
  • Amazingly low $299 tuition plus discount hotel room deals 
  • Premiere of Merchants of Doubt movie plus free teaching guides
  • Free access to Premium version Videolicious
  • Training from Google trainers on new online tools
  • Build life-changing professional friendships with the best journalism educators
  • Stay for three additional days for the Hands-On Backpack Video and Editing session

contact:  Al Tompkins   atompkins@poynter.org   727-821-9494 / 727-409-9717(cell)
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Al Tompkins

Senior Faculty
Al Tompkins is the senior faculty for Broadcasting and Online at Poynter.He is the father of TEACHAPALOOZAHe is a licensed drone pilot. He teaches journalists and journalism all over the world. His client list includes NBC, CBS, CNN, CBC, CTV, The United Nations, and dozens of TV stations and online web operations.Tompkins is a regular teacher at conferences including IRE, NPPA, RTDNA, SPJ, NAHJ, BEA, NABJ and he has taught at regional conferences in 49 states over the last 18 years.In 2015 and 2016 he taught in more than 100 locations. The Third Edition of his book "Aim for the Heart" was published in February 2017. AFTH was adopted by more than 150 university journalism and broadcast classes around the world.