November 06, 2014
Three finalists have been selected through a national search for the dean of the College of Education and Human Development
November 04, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) hosted 24 teachers from Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang province in China, October 6-24 for the 3rd annual Language Institute.
September 25, 2014
For the first time, the Teacher Quality Grant Program allowed educators to observe students from their homes or school campuses via a live camera feed.
September 18, 2014
At the College of Education and Human Development, we are constantly finding new ways to tell our story.
August 22, 2014
Dean Corrigan served as Dean of the College of Education and Human Development between 1980-1989. Amidst the education reform movement in the late 1980s, Corrigan led a complete revision of the college’s degree programs. In this letter to Spirit magazine, he reflects on the challenges that the college faced while advocating for a more diverse faculty and student body.
August 15, 2014
Dr. Glenn Phillips begins his book of Aggie poetry – “Fellow Students” – with a poignant author’s note to the reader: “For many poets, their first book is a greeting. For me, this book is a way to say farewell.”
July 27, 2014
The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded a $4.6 million, two-year contract for its new Texas Research-based Adult Instruction Network Professional Development Consortium to the Texas Center for the Advancement of Literacy and Learning in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University.
July 15, 2014
In 2001, Dr. Jan Hughes, professor in the department of Educational Psychology, recruited 784 first grade students for an in-depth look at the complex issue of grade retention. The study, known as Project Achieve, sought to answer the “ultimate” question: Does repeating a year of schooling make a student less likely to graduate?
June 12, 2014
Music entertains people all around the world. Live music performances can affect an audience’s mood and energy levels and the performers, too.
May 20, 2014
The College of Education and Human Development offers numerous opportunities and volunteer activities for pre-service teachers to explore related to their major.
April 08, 2014
With the recent earthquakes in California and Chile, disaster recovery is no fun at all. But thanks to a board game designed by science education doctoral student Abigail Perkins, communities may have a fun way to prepare for recovery after an earthquake.
April 07, 2014
The K-12 learning landscape is constantly changing. To keep pace with these changes, many teachers are searching for innovative ways to keep students engaged. And keeping their attention is only part of the equation in designing effective lessons.
February 19, 2014
In 2006 the PlantingScience project collaboration between the Botanical Society of America, Texas A&M University College of Education and Human Development and the National Science Foundation launched with an initiative to engage the next generation of scientists and provide middle school and high school students mentoring opportunities with plant scientists.
February 03, 2014
We rarely get to see the inner workings of our own bodies. To unravel the mysteries of what’s happening inside, exercise physiology scientists in the <a href="http://hlknweb.tamu.edu">Department of Health and Kinesiology</a> are exploring the connections between genetics, exercise and health to help promote healthy lifestyles, from the inside out.
January 23, 2014
What started with an initial grant awarded in 2007 to Leon County and the Center for Community Health Development (CCHD) to provide innovative counseling services in a rural setting is expanding to serve residents in communities throughout the Brazos Valley.
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.
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 10, 2013
Closing the educational achievement gap for children who are learning English as a second language is the focus for researchers in Texas A&M University’s new Center for Research and Development in Dual Language and Literacy Acquisition (CRDLLA).
September 20, 2013
COLLEGE STATION, TX. Sept 20, 2013. Texas A&M University has a long tradition of welcoming and encouraging families to be more involved in the college experience.
September 11, 2013
Dr. Luis Ponjuan, associate professor in the department of educational administration and human resource development, explores the reasons why Hispanic and African-American men are less likely than other males to attend a postsecondary institution and complete a degree.
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.
May 09, 2013
Texas A&M University’s College of Education of Human Development (CEHD) is hosting a series of Quality Matters™ workshops in May.
May 08, 2013
Helping people live longer and healthier lives is the goal of the medical professionals at the Center for Translational Research on Aging and Longevity (CTRAL), Texas A&M University’s newest research program in which patients are receiving real-world care and results.
May 06, 2013
Dr. Janet Hammer, Department of Teaching Learning and Culture (TLAC) and Michael Tomchesson, Department of Health and Kinesiology (HLKN) have been named recipients of the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award by the Association of Former Students at Texas A&M.