TLAC News

February 11, 2014
The Education Research Center at Texas A&M (ERC) was awarded a $50,000 grant from The International Baccalaureate (IB) to conduct a research study examining the implementation of the IB Learner Profile attribute reflective in IB Diploma Programmes across North America. Jacqueline Stillisano, ERC associate director; Hersh Waxman, ERC director; and Kayla Rollins are co-principal investigators.
February 07, 2014

Nine nationally and internationally prominent scholars will be inducted Friday, Feb. 7 as Faculty Fellows of the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS).

CARE Awards
February 02, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) is happy to announce the Reads & Counts program's tutors working with the Boys & Girls Club of the Brazos Valley received the Committed, Attitude, Respect, Everyday (C.A.R.E.) Award Jan. 2014, at the annual Boys & Girls Club meeting.
January 27, 2014

Seniors Zulema Rios and Sara Kathleen Bates have been selected to the 2014 Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities. This is one of the most prestigious awards the academic community may bestow.

January 26, 2014
CEHD Offers New Online Degree Programs
Tiger Bride documentary photo
January 22, 2014
A public screening for the documentary “Tiger Brides; Memories of Love and War from the G.I. Brides of Tiger Bay” will be held on campus at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center on Texas A&M University campus Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7 p.m.
January 06, 2014

The Lohman Learning Community is a first year experience program for students pursuing education majors in the College of Education and Human Development.

January 02, 2014
Texas A&M University is inviting nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the College of Education and Human Development. The desired appointment date is summer 2014.
January 01, 2014
Dr. Roger Howe will collaborate with faculty and students in the department of Teaching, Learning and Culture, College of Education and Human Development, as an Eminent Scholar in Residence and Visiting Professor.
November 20, 2013

The future of technology in education can be revolutionary and endless. With access to new technologies and services, students no longer need to frantically write answers to pop quizzes with pen and paper.

October 23, 2013
For the second year in a row, a group of high school English teachers from Hangzhou, China have traveled to Texas A&M University for the opportunity to participate in a professional development and cultural exchange program hosted by the department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) in the College of Education and Human Development, in collaboration with the Hangzhou Education Bureau in China.
October 18, 2013
Dr. Cynthia Boettcher, clinical professor in the department of Teaching, Learning, and Culture, College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, was presented the 2013 Bush Excellence Award for Faculty in International Teaching during a ceremony October 18.
October 09, 2013
Five doctoral students and four faculty from TLAC attended the recent annual meeting of the Organization of Educational Historians, held in Chicago, IL, October 4 and 5, 2013.
August 15, 2013
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has awarded a two-year, $764,000 grant to Aggie STEM to establish the STEM Collaborative for Teacher Professional Learning at Texas A&M University (TAMU).
July 22, 2013

Ten teachers and 85 students from high-needs inner city and urban middle and high schools attended the fourth annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Camp on the Texas A&M campus, June 10-22.

July 21, 2013

To help address the issues facing STEM education in Texas, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board awarded a two-year $764,000 grant to establish the STEM Collaborative for Teacher Professional Learning.

April 02, 2013

Tracey Welch Louth was named Teacher of the Year for 2012 – 2013 for Haltom High School.

December 18, 2012
Former Aggie student and current Alvin ISD teacher Kristi Plummer '07 recently received the 2012 Milken Family Foundation Educator Award.
Elizabeth Kahura performs her "African Safari" program at Worldfest. Credit: Chris Hummel
November 13, 2012

If you were anywhere near Wolf Pen Creek this past weekend, chances are you may have heard singing or the beat of drums. Those who attended Worldfest had an opportunity to go on an African Safari.

Teachers from Hangzhou, China study with faculty from the College of Education and Human Development during a three week training program. Credit: Allison LaRocca
October 09, 2012

Texas A&M recently hosted a group of 19 high school English teachers from Hangzhou, China, as they participated in a professional development program organized by the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD).

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