Dr. Dick Carpenter, Dr. Christi Kasa, Dr. Sylvia Martinez, Dr. Al Ramirez, Dr. Janet Sauer and Ph.D. student of the Leadership, Research and Policy program, Ms. Maureen Breckenridge, will be representing the UCCS College of Education at the 2012 American Education Research Association’s Annual Meeting and Exhibit. This will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia Canada April 13- April 17, 2012. AERA is the most prominent international professional organization, with the primary goal of advancing educational research and its practical application. Members of AERA are educators; administrators; directors of research; persons working with testing or evaluation in federal, state and local agencies; counselors; evaluators; graduate students; and behavioral scientists. The College of Education is proud that this strong team of leaders will be representing UCCS at the AERA conference.