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October 01, 2014
Dr. Luis Ponjuan, associate professor of higher education administration, was recently invited to a Hispanic Heritage Month event at Vice President Joe Biden’s residence in Washington, D.C.
September 04, 2014
Dr. Yvonna S. Lincoln, Distinguished University Professor in the College of Education and Human Development, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Texas A&M Women Former Students’ Network (WFSN) Eminent Scholar Award.
June 30, 2014

At age 6, Sara May was diagnosed with a rare, progressive genetic disorder called Cockayne Syndrome, but she didn’t allow the disorder to stop her from touching the lives of countless students at Texas A&M University.

Camp LIFE camper
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.

Dr. Cassell with students in Mexico
May 18, 2014

Dr. Edie Cassell, Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture clinical associate professor, receives Faculty Fellow for Innovation in High-Impact Learning Experiences grant.

Casey Ricketts
February 19, 2014

Casey Ricketts, coordinator of recruitment and scholarships in the College of Education and Human Development, was one of 15 individual staff members selected to receive the 2014 President’s Meritorious Service Award.

Dr. Louis Ponjuan
February 05, 2014
Dr. Luis Ponjuan, associate professor of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, was recently invited to the White House to participate in a roundtable discussion on the opportunities and challenges for increasing educational achievement and other life outcomes for young Hispanic males.
CARE Awards
February 02, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) is happy to announce the Reads & Counts program's tutors working with the Boys & Girls Club of the Brazos Valley received the Committed, Attitude, Respect, Everyday (C.A.R.E.) Award Jan. 2014, at the annual Boys & Girls Club meeting.
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 01, 2014

From Dec. 16-18, participants from top Chinese universities and the National Academy of Education Administration in China took part in a three-day training session at Texas A&M for higher education leadership.

November 27, 2013

On Tuesday, November 26, 2013 the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development’s social committee delivered the several boxes of toys to the Voices For Children organization.

November 18, 2013
E. Lisako McKyer, professor in the Department of Health and Kinesiology and director of the Transdisciplinary Center for Health Equity Research, has been selected as a recipient for the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Superior Service Awards Program.
October 30, 2013

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Oct. 30, 2013. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in cooperation with the Texas AgrAbility Project and U.S.

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 09, 2013
Governor Rick Perry officially designated October as Texas Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month. As stated in his proclamation, "Throughout our state’s history, Texans with disabilities have played an important role in making Texas the greatest state in our nation to work and raise a family.
Dr. Kurup holds her award.
October 09, 2013

Dr. Priya Kurup, clinical assistant professor within the Educational Administration and Human Resource Department at Texas A&M, was honored as a 2013 Service Learning Faculty Fellow.

November 20, 2012

For families raising a child with a developmental delay or disability, information and emotional support are critical.

Elizabeth Kahura performs her "African Safari" program at Worldfest. Credit: Chris Hummel
November 13, 2012

If you were anywhere near Wolf Pen Creek this past weekend, chances are you may have heard singing or the beat of drums. Those who attended Worldfest had an opportunity to go on an African Safari.

Teachers from Hangzhou, China study with faculty from the College of Education and Human Development during a three week training program. Credit: Allison LaRocca
October 09, 2012

Texas A&M recently hosted a group of 19 high school English teachers from Hangzhou, China, as they participated in a professional development program organized by the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD).

June 13, 2012

Camp Adventure, hosted by the Department of Health & Kinesiology, is a two week day camp for boys and girls ages 8-12.

May 17, 2012

The State of Texas Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce it has been awarded a grant from United Way of Greater Houston to conduct an evaluation of the agency’s urban education initiative.

April 15, 2012
The Aggie-STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Center at Texas A&M University will host the third annual Aggie STEM Summer Camp for middle and high school students June 10 through 22.
November 11, 2011

3/11/11 Approximately one-third of the allegations of workplace discrimination filed by people with disabilities involve dismissal or poor working conditions leading to resignation, suggests Texas A&M University professor Fredrick Nafukho.

October 03, 2011

A collaborative partnership between the Texas Autism Collaborative (TAC) at the Center on Disability and Development at Texas A&M University and Easter Seals East Texas is providing local children with autism support services.

September 25, 2011

A vision that began as part of a self-directed study at Texas A&M University by Sterling Leija '03 has now served more than 550 children with disabilities throughout Texas.

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