October 19, 2016
Her passion for supporting students in their content area classes in middle and high school garnered the attention of the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers and resulted in her being awarded the ALER Dissertation Award for 2016.
October 17, 2016
A number of outstanding faculty, staff and alumni – including Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak – will be honored at the College of Education and Human Development awards celebration.
October 07, 2016
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has awarded a $4.7 million, two-year grant for a statewide Adult Education and Literacy Professional Development Center to the Texas Center for the Advancement of Literacy and Learning (TCALL) at Texas A&M University.
October 07, 2016
Under the Quality Matters guidelines, Dr. Mark can now design additional online courses that will create an online driven learning experience for online students.
October 05, 2016
A unique phenomenon with no explanation. By teaching a computer how to solve an equation, research shows a student also learns.
September 28, 2016
Research has proven time and time again that children’s friends can directly impact their academic performance. But, what about a connection between extracurricular activities, friends and academic performance?
September 21, 2016
Being a single mom is difficult, but throw in a full-time research position at a tier one research university and the difficulty level increases significantly. Just ask Dr. Jamilia Blake, associate professor of school psychology.
September 20, 2016
The annual Dr. John Hoyle Memorial Academic Leadership Institute (ALI) will be held November 2-3 at the Thomas G. Hildebrand Equine Complex.
September 19, 2016
When it comes to being recognized as a top university in the sports world, NCAA and conference championship titles are often the main focus. However, researchers in the Laboratory for the Study of Intercollegiate Athletics (LSIA) have created another way for universities to win – win more championships while also spending less money.
September 14, 2016
The College of Education and Human Development has a new representative in the University Scholars program. Ecaroh Jackson, a sophomore interdisciplinary studies major, was recently selected as part of the University Scholars class of 2019.
September 13, 2016
The study was conducted by Major Nicholas Barringer, PhD under the direction of HLKN professor and department head Dr. Richard Kreider, in collaboration with members of the US Army, and colleagues at Texas A&M University.
September 09, 2016
The Department of Health and Kinesiology will host the Huffines Discussion 6 on November 11 at 1 p.m. in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.
September 08, 2016
Camp Kesem is a nonprofit organization with chapters at colleges across the country. It reaches out to kids whose parents have had cancer.
September 07, 2016
Not everyone can say that they have spent time working for one of their favorite teams. However, former sport management student Heath Heidtke can.
September 06, 2016
When it comes to recruiting and retaining the best teachers in our school districts, the answer may be found by questioning teachers from the late 1960s and early 1970s.
August 31, 2016
Additions include two new department heads, tenure, and tenure track faculty members.
August 30, 2016
As a FAR, Dr. Batista will provide oversight and advice in the administration of the athletic department and monitor institutional compliance with the NCAA and SEC bi-laws and regulations.
August 29, 2016
It’s a dream that started when Tom Read was just 12 years old. His friends were away at summer camp and he was left at home because his parents could not afford to send him to camp. From that summer forward, Read was determined to build a camp for other children whose parents are not able to financially support it.
August 25, 2016
Dr. Salaga, who specializes in sport economics, contests that cities like Rio who host the Olympic games usually do not see profitable gains in their economy post-Olympics.
August 23, 2016
With recent changes to teacher certification exams in Texas, faculty and staff in the College of Education and Human Development developed a program to help pre-service teachers succeed.
August 18, 2016
The new sport was developed by Instructional Assistant Professor Chad Nelson and is aimed at providing a unique, action-packed experience to the sport culture at Texas A&M.
August 17, 2016
Texas A&M University’s College of Education and Human Development has reached a new three-year partnership with Spring Independent School District to address a national challenge – preparing teachers to transition into and thrive within urban schools.
August 16, 2016
The Center on Disability and Development (CDD) was recently awarded two grants from the Division of Academic Quality and Workforce to fund research projects involving students with autism spectrum disorders.
August 16, 2016
Despite her time serving in the military, Theresa Wenzel never expected what she experienced during a recent visit to Fort Knox, Kentucky.