Edward J. Brantmeier, Fulbright-Nehru Scholar, India 2009 , earned a BA in English with grades 5-12 teaching certification from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. For three years he taught language arts and adult ESL courses. Ed then earned an MS in comparative and international education and a Ph. D. in history, philosophy, and education policy studies from Indiana University-Bloomington. With ten years of past experience in teacher education and educational leadership preparation, Ed currently enjoys working with university faculty. He teaches multicultural education courses to future educators and works with university faculty on innovative approaches to teaching, scholarship, and community engagement. Ed is passionate about researching transformative education in K-20 schooling environments that involves cultural competence, diversity, critical approaches, technology, sustainability, and contemplative practice. Formerly, Ed was faculty at Saint Louis University and at Colorado State University.