TLAC News

February 08, 2016
More than a dozen faculty members across the College of Education and Human Development are collaborating on six research projects thanks to a series of Catapult grants from the College.
February 03, 2016
A collaboration between professors from four colleges, including the College of Education and Human Development, is hoping to make a difference in the future of the STEM fields – science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
January 28, 2016
The First Folio tour will make its way to Texas A&M University from March 8 – April 3 in the J. Wayne Stark Galleries in the Memorial Student Center.
January 28, 2016
Dr. Ponjuan co-authored Ensuring the Success of Latino Males in Higher Education: A National Imperative. The book, a culmination of years of research from scholars across the country, is the first to specifically focus on Latino males in higher education. It includes 12 chapters detailing theories, research and practice.
January 26, 2016
Dr. Valerie Hill-Jackson has co-edited two books, Better Principals, Better Schools: What Star Principals Know, Believe, and Do, available now and Better Teachers, Better Schools: What Star Teachers Know, Believe, and Do, to be released this summer, both published by Information Age Press.
December 11, 2015
More than 50 students from Texas A&M took part in AggieSTEM’s first Hour of Code. The event is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students around the world during Computer Science Education Week.
December 10, 2015
Five master’s students from OUC’s College of Foreign Languages are spending one semester visiting the Texas A&M campus auditing courses and interacting with students.
December 01, 2015
The last 41 years at Texas A&M have been a wild ride for Dr. Jim Kracht. He joined the College of Education and Human Development as an assistant professor of curriculum and instruction and social studies education in 1974.
November 23, 2015
The inaugural Featured Faculty Series was held Monday, November 23 at the Memorial Student Center.
November 09, 2015
Dr. Cynthia Boettcher will be one of three faculty members from the College of Education and Human Development to speak at the inaugural Featured Faculty Series on November 23rd.
November 04, 2015
Twenty four teachers from Hangzhou, China spent two weeks with faculty from the College of Education and Human Development for the Advanced Teacher Training Program for Chinese Educators.
October 22, 2015
Technology in the classroom has long been a controversial topic, but studies show more parents are welcoming it and the majority of Americans believe all K-12 classrooms will be plugged in in the next 10 years. Faculty in the College of Education and Human Development are dedicated to ensuring Texas A&M graduates are ready for the technology-driven classroom.
October 12, 2015
Outstanding faculty, staff and alumni will be honored at the College of Education and Human Development awards celebration at 6 p.m. on Friday, October 30th, 2015. The celebration will be held at the Anneberg Presidential Conference Center.
September 22, 2015
Dr. Smith, professor and former department head of Teaching, Learning and Culture, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2015 and is remembered for his work with the college.
September 14, 2015
Education Research Center (ERC) Co-director Jacqueline Stillisano was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the Texas Evaluation Network (TEN).
September 14, 2015
Join us Thursday, Sept. 17 for the annual Welcome Back Bash.
September 10, 2015
Dr. Kay Wijekumar, professor of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC), received a $3.5 million grant from U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences for her project that seeks to improve content area reading comprehension.
September 02, 2015
The College of Education and Human Development is pleased to welcome its new tenure and tenure-track faculty members for the fall semester.
Students hold up artwork in a Houston elementary classroom.
August 25, 2015
The Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $300,000 grant by United Way of Greater Houston (UWGH) to conduct the Year 4 evaluation of the agency’s urban education initiative.
Students pose with dean Joyce Alexander at the 2015 Distguished Honor Graduates Ceremony.
August 14, 2015
The college honors nine students with the Distinguished Honor Award including Ayse Tugba Oner, a mathematics education doctoral student with a passion for STEM education.

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