January 06, 2016
About one of every eight Texas public school students need special education services. Preservice teachers in the special education program at Texas A&M are trained to work with students who have all types of disabilities in all grades and at all levels, from mild to severe.
December 14, 2015
Yanelly Guerrero is living her very own Cinderella story at Texas A&M. Guerrero, a master’s student in educational technology, is a member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band and has a pair of senior boots to call her own, thanks to Dr. Norvella Carter, professor of urban education.
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 09, 2015
Texas A&M professor and associate dean for academic affairs and research, Dr. George Cunningham, is part of the first known book discussing the process of developing theory in sport management.
December 08, 2015
Led under the direction of assistant professor Dr. Steven Woltering, the lab presentation is aimed to give viewers an in-depth look into the biometric work for future students.
December 08, 2015
Since 2012, the Postsecondary Access and Training in Human Services (PATHS) program has graduated 59 students, 84% of which graduated with jobs in their respective fields.
December 07, 2015
In 2010, the Department of Health and Human Services reported that nearly 25% of the U.S. adult population was completely sedentary. For faculty in the Department of Health and Kinesiology, that number is concerning.
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 23, 2015
Eight of the world’s leading speakers in sports medicine and human performance took the stage at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center Friday to discuss their cutting edge research in Texas A&M’s Huffines Discussion 5 (HD5).
November 13, 2015
Educators from across the state gathered at the annual conference to exchange ideas on improving student success and promoting innovation.
November 11, 2015
Dr. Adam Barry, an associate professor in health and kinesiology at Texas A&M, conducts research exploring the unique issues pertinent to student service members and veterans.
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
Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina changed everything for Dr. Laura Stough, associate professor and coordinator of the Learning Sciences Program at Texas A&M.
October 06, 2015
The Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) program performed wellness screenings on undergraduate dance science students.
September 28, 2015
Dr. Fred Nafukho, professor of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, has spent years researching emotional intelligence (EI) and the effect it has on people in various settings.
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 18, 2015
Dr. Idethia Harvey is an associate professor in health education where her experience in health promotion and disease prevention within minority communities has allowed her to teach her students about the importance of health education.
September 15, 2015
The Bilingual Education Program at Texas A&M was recognized as a Bright Spot in Hispanic Education by the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics.
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.
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.
August 17, 2015
Dr. Joyce Alexander assumed her new position as dean of the College of Education & Human Development on June 1, 2015.
July 24, 2015
Research in teaching education does not usually involve high-tech equipment, virtual reality and scientists in lab coats. When it does, however, it can change education for the better, says Dr. Steven Woltering, assistant professor of learning sciences.