ACPE, the Association of Computer Professionals in Education, actively seeks out and shares relevant information designed and targeted for it's members to promote general recognition of the role of IT professionals in educational institutions; improve network and computer services; integrate emerging technologies; encourage appropriate use of information technology for the improvement of education and support standards whereby common interchanges of electronic information can be accomplished efficiently and effectively.
Through annual conferences for it's members and other outreach efforts, ACPE, has served the Pacific Northwest’s educational community since 1965. For over 45 years, ACPE has provided IT professionals in pre-kindergarten through post secondary education unique opportunities to share ideas, techniques, practices in environments that builds long lasting relationships amongst it's members.
ACPE's primary means to it's goals is an annual conference for it's members. At these events, ACPE provides an interactive and engaging forum for educational IT professionals to share knowledge and skills on best practices, emerging trends and technologies pertinent to serving and supporting the K-12 environment.
ACPE's serves educational IT professionals in the states of Oregon and Washington. ACPE is an affiliate of ISTE, the International Society for Technology in Education and CoSN, the Consortium of School Networking.