Features

May 09, 2016
Telehealth uses contemporary, long-distance technology to provide in-depth mental health treatment and response to patients at remote sites throughout the Brazos Valley.
May 06, 2016
Her past is not something she likes to talk about, but when Katrin Howard was asked to speak to a group of Texas A&M students, she could not pass up the opportunity.
May 05, 2016
Dr. Emma Sherry is a leading scholar in sport management at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia, and spoke about her research to sport management staff and students.
May 05, 2016
On April 8, Gavin Suel, a freshman kinesiology major, was named the mascot corporal in the Corps of Cadets – the primary caretaker of the “First Lady of Aggieland” – for the next year.
May 04, 2016
More than 1,500 school campuses in Texas are deemed low performers according to this year’s Public Education Grant from the Texas Education Agency. Eight of those schools are the focus of a research project by two professors in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development (EAHR) and Dr. Joyce Alexander, dean of the College of Education and Human Development.
May 04, 2016
The College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) at Texas A&M University will honor 21 educators who have made a positive impact on the lives of their students at the 2016 Dean’s Roundtable to be held on Friday, May 6th at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.
May 03, 2016
The College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University is working to build strong partnerships with school districts across the state. That goal is what prompted the Summit for Meaningful Impact of Learning and Education: A Texas Schools Summit in The Woodlands earlier this month.
April 29, 2016
Douglas J. Palmer, formerly dean of the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University, has been named interim vice president of Texas A&M University and COO of Texas A&M University at Galveston, effective June 1.
April 28, 2016
A farewell reception for Dr. Kelli Peck Parrott will be held Wednesday, May 4th at the Stark Gallery in the MSC commemorating her 15 years of service at Texas A&M.
April 26, 2016
When Lillian Townsend started competing in pageants in 2010, she never imagined her experience would lead her to change the lives of girls across Texas. Her dream, Miss Magnificent Pageantry, is doing just that, with the goal of impacting lives across the nation.
April 25, 2016
Despite the fact that there are more than two million military-connected students in American schools, there is no reliable data on the academic health or educational outcomes of those students. Dr. Robert Muller, clinical associate professor of educational leadership, is working to change that.
April 19, 2016
This award recognizes employees whose professional relationships with students are particularly helpful and inspiring. They go beyond the requirements of their appointments to give time and effort to student growth and service.
April 14, 2016
Hoping to help combat a national shortage of teachers in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, researchers at the College of Education and Human Development’s Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University are collaborating with Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi thanks to funding from the National Science Foundation.
April 13, 2016
The Technology Management Lab in the College of Education and Human Development now houses the only Cisco Networking Academy in the Bryan/College Station area.
April 13, 2016
Dr. Beverly Irby discussed how policy development is put into practice through her research, entitled “Learning and Teaching in Educational Leadership SIG Business Meeting” in April at the American Educational Research Association in Washington D.C.
April 12, 2016
While researchers have not found a cure for dementia, one professor in the Department of Health and Kinesiology at Texas A&M University is using her service learning project to help slow down the progress for a group of dementia patients in College Station.
April 12, 2016
English Language Arts and Reading teachers across Texas were able to provide feedback for the latest revision to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS), the state’s curricular standards, thanks to a partnership between the Texas Council for Teachers of English Language Arts (TCTELA) and the College of Education and Human Development’s Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University.
April 11, 2016
Hoping to break down barriers for English language learners and low socio-economic status students, professors in the Department of Educational Psychology at Texas A&M University developed a literacy-integrated science intervention, funded by the National Science Foundation.
April 11, 2016
Drs. Rafael Lara-Alecio, Fuhui Tong, and Beverly Irby, led a research program, entitled “Evaluating Instructional Intervention in Promoting Students' English Development and Science Learning in an Urban District,” and presented results from a recent research study at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in Washington D.C.
April 05, 2016
Dr. Gardiner’s career in education spans over 40 years during which he made a significant contribution to enhancing the problem-solving skills for math students beyond the United Kingdom.
March 31, 2016
Currently, Laura Nguyen works as the UNA’s youth engagement intern at the United Nations Foundation. She began her internship through the Public Policy Internship Program at Texas A&M University.
March 30, 2016
Clinical professor Dr. Valerie Hill-Jackson in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture partnered with MSC Freshmen Leadership International (FLI) to spotlight National Women’s Month by raising awareness for global education and gender inequality.
March 28, 2016
Longtime Assistant Dean for Finance and Administration Dr. Becky Carr ’94 will retire from the College of Education and Human Development after over 20 years of service.
March 23, 2016
After 11 years on the remote Riverside Campus, the Texas Center for the Advancement of Literacy and Learning (TCALL) is now housed on Texas A&M University’s main campus.
March 21, 2016
U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 edition of “America’s Best Graduate Schools” ranked the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M 39th among education graduate schools in the country. That is a seven place improvement from last year’s ranking.

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