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May 25, 2016
After spending 27 years with the College of Education and Human Development, Dr. Carol Stuessy is ready to find out who she is again, without being a professor 24/7.
May 11, 2016
For the past 30 years, June Scobee Rodgers has dedicated her life to continuing the educational mission of the Space Shuttle Challenger crew. Rodgers, the widow of Dick Scobee, commander of the Challenger, has taught every grade from kindergarten to college. Now, her mission is preparing teachers to guide the next generation.
May 10, 2016
The University Libraries and Texas A&M Student Government Association create two new awards to honor faculty using open access materials, easing costs on students.
May 10, 2016
Twelve Aggies have been selected as the 2016 recipients of the highest honor bestowed upon a former student of Texas A&M University, the Distinguished Alumnus Award.
May 10, 2016
When it comes to solving problems in America’s schools, according to Dr. David Berliner, change starts with solving the poverty problem in America. Dr. Berliner, Regents’ professor of Education Emeritus at Arizona State University (ASU), has made that his mission.
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 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 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 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 28, 2016
Susan Wagner, clinical associate professor of kinesiology, passed away on March 22nd, after a battle with cancer.
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.
February 23, 2016
Several students from the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) competed and won at the recent Aggies Invent weekend, Feb. 5-7, hosted by the College of Engineering
February 17, 2016
Former students in the Master’s of Education program have created a mentorship system aimed at spreading their teaching knowledge to other incoming graduate students.
February 11, 2016
Thirty-Eight students in the College of Education and Human Development are being recognized by the Office of the Commandant of the Corps of Cadets for achieving academic excellence.
February 09, 2016
When Jordan Polk first started her educational career at Texas A&M, she had a desire to teach in special education. During her senior year, her focus changed. She still had a passion for children with special needs, but she also learned about children with other needs.
February 02, 2016
ChallengeWorks is helping to build open-minded leaders of the future with its challenge course activities and guided reflection.
December 09, 2015
Longtime Texas educator Dr. Jack H. Longbotham ’68 passed away on November 28, 2015. Dr. Longbotham made a profound impact on Texas education with over 40 years of academic service.
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 16, 2015
Dr. Susan Bloomfield will be one of three faculty members from the College of Education and Human Development to speak at the inaugural Featured Faculty Series on November 23rd. She will speak on her time at Texas A&M and the impact she has made in higher education.
November 13, 2015
Educators from across the state gathered at the annual conference to exchange ideas on improving student success and promoting innovation.
November 09, 2015
Dr. Cynthia Boettcher will be one of three faculty members from the College of Education and Human Development to speak at the inaugural Featured Faculty Series on November 23rd.
November 02, 2015
Dr. Victor Willson will be one of three faculty members set to speak at the inaugural Featured Faculty Series on November 23rd.
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.