Features

November 08, 2017
Dr. Michael Workman, associate professor of human resource development, is working to help train the next wave of cybersecurity experts.
November 07, 2017
Texas schools are attempting to solve problems associated with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teaching and learning. That’s where project-based learning (PBL) comes in – by serving as a teaching method that gives students the freedom to find unique ways to solve a problem.
November 02, 2017
Dr. Karen Rue ‘02 will receive the Golden Deeds Award at the 2017 Administrative Leadership Institute.
November 01, 2017
School reform is one of the most conflicted issues in urban education. Many urban schools need improvement, but no one can seem to agree on what needs to be done and by whom.
October 26, 2017
Ms. Lohman has been a longtime supporter of all things Texas A&M for decades and will be honored on Nov. 4.
October 25, 2017
Throughout her career at Texas A&M, Dr. Stone was known as a trailblazing educator who motivated colleagues and exemplified lifelong learning.
October 18, 2017
Dr. John Eliot, clinical associate professor in sport management, said the factors within an organization and the culture they create affect a team’s success.
October 18, 2017
Over the last 70 years, the number of Black teachers in America’s schools has dramatically decreased. Bringing awareness to that trend is now a top priority for Dr. Valerie Hill-Jackson.
October 10, 2017
Workplace incivility is taking over our organizations, professional relationships and everyday interactions. According to Dr. Jia Wang, associate professor of human resource development, understanding why incivility happens and how to address it starts with awareness.
October 09, 2017
Five alumni of the college will be recognized for their professional achievements and college-wide impact at the 2017 Outstanding Alumni Awards Ceremony.
October 04, 2017
Because of a teacher shortage, there is only one bilingual or ESL teacher for every 46 students struggling with English.
September 20, 2017
Dr. Luis Ponjuan talked about the potentially negative consequences that the DACA repeal could have —primarily in Texas.
September 12, 2017
Dr. Laura Stough and her team have spent countless hours responding to the needs of the disability community in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
September 07, 2017
With over 325,000 displaced residents in the greater-Houston area alone, students and faculty in CEHD have jumped in to help lead the relief efforts.
September 05, 2017
It has been a debate for decades. Children are unhappy about doing homework and teachers insist that homework is key to helping students learn.
August 30, 2017
Literacy is the foundation for everything that we do. When we think about academic success, it is no surprise that literacy is on the forefront.
August 24, 2017
Dr. Richard Kreider and the Exercise & Sport Nutrition Lab (ESNL) have been awarded Best for Health & Research Education – Texas by Global Health & Pharma (GHP) Magazine.
August 23, 2017
A single mom. Three young boys. An acceptance to her dream university. For Michele Sheppard, failing was not an option.
August 15, 2017
For Dr. Robert Capraro, co-project director of Aggie STEM, increasing the number of STEM teachers in Texas schools is a top priority. But he is not just focused on students at Texas A&M, he is also focused on those already in the teaching profession through a new certificate program.
August 09, 2017
Dr. Kelly Wilson explained some of the complexities regarding maternal mortality following the passing of a number of Texas bills.
August 01, 2017
Senate Bill 3, which faces opposition in the House, has become one of the most contentious issues state government has battled with in recent years.
July 27, 2017
The Department of Health and Kinesiology welcomes Dr. Melinda Sheffield-Moore ‘87 who will succeed Dr. Richard Kreider on Aug. 1.
July 25, 2017
The first Thomas Gaddis Girls’ STEM Camp was held this summer, providing 60 middle school girls the chance to get hands-on experience in different STEM areas.
July 18, 2017
With the start of the Texas Special Session, many agenda items showcase the challenges Texas schools face.
July 13, 2017
With the support of a federal grant, Dr. Kuo and her team offer a four-week summer program that introduces Chinese and Korean languages and cultures to elementary school children. The mission of the federal grant is to increase the number of Americans learning, speaking and teaching critical-need foreign languages.

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