Professional Development Opportunities
Professional Development Opportunities
Graduate Student Seminars

David Clark Seminar

The David L. Clark National Graduate Student Research Seminar in Educational Administration & Policy, sponsored by the University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA), Divisions A and L of the American Educational Research Association (AERA), and SAGE Publications, brings emerging educational administration and policy scholars and noted researchers together for two days of presentations, generative discussion, and professional growth. Many of the graduates of this seminar are now faculty members at major research institutions across the globe. The 2016 seminar will be held prior to AERA in Washington, D.C. (tentative dates: April 7-8). The 2016 Call for Nominations closed on November 6, 2015;  to learn more about the nomination process, visit

William L. Boyd National Educational Politics Workshop

The workshop is held in conjunction with the AERA Annual Meeting and is sponsored by the Politics of Education Association and the University Council for Educational Administration.