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March 20, 2017
According to Dr. Linda Castillo’s research, part of the problem may stem from intragroup marginalization. In other words, being teased by family members for not being Latino enough can impact a student’s motivation to continue in college.
March 10, 2017
Drs. Jean Madsen and Mario Torres received a research grant of $1.5 million from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation continuing the developing use of their school inclusion model.
March 09, 2017
A partnership is teaming students and faculty in the Department of Health and Kinesiology with those from the Health Sciences Center to protect the health of first responders in the Bryan/College Station area.
March 07, 2017
Dr. Jeremy Kilpatrick has been announced as the recipient of the 2017 Award for Excellence in Mathematics in Education.
February 28, 2017
The book titled Cultivating Achievement, Respect, and Empowerment for African American Girls in Pre-K-12 Settings coincides with research on the achievement and development of African American youth.
February 28, 2017
Educational neuroscience is an emerging field that Dr. Steven Woltering wants to be on the leading edge of.
February 21, 2017
Dr. R. Malatesha Joshi, professor of reading education in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture is among 14 scholars named 2017 AERA Fellows.
February 13, 2017
The College of Education and Human Development is marking the completion of its latest facility with a grand opening celebration Tuesday, April 11, at 1 p.m.
February 02, 2017
In January Associate Professor Dr. Khalil Dirani published a book titled Leadership Development in Emerging Market Economies for understanding leadership throughout other countries.
January 24, 2017
The Graduate Representative Advisory Board (GRAB) in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development will host its 5th Annual GRAB Symposium at the Memorial Student Center on Thursday, February 2.
January 11, 2017
The College of Education and Human Development has dedicated $270,000 to fund a third round of Catapult Grants used to enhance quality of life for populations across Texas.
December 08, 2016
The Department of Health and Kinesiology (HLKN) will be reaping the rewards of an economic pairing between the university and the country of Belgium through a partnership called the Belgian Economic Mission.
December 06, 2016
Etchells, a doctoral student in curriculum and instruction, is focusing his dissertation research on shadow education, or private supplementary tutoring. The metaphor is used because this type of tutoring mimics the mainstream school system. If a new curriculum or new testing is introduced in a school district it also shows up in the tutoring.
November 22, 2016
A group of EAHR faculty and students spoke at the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) 2016 conference held November 11-12 in Columbus, OH.
November 22, 2016
Thanks to a $12 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education, faculty scholars in the College of Education and Human Development will begin a five-year study focused on best practices in literacy-infused science for English language learners and economically challenged middle school students in rural, suburban, and urban school districts across Texas.
November 15, 2016
Becoming a mentor, making a positive difference, improving literacy. Three undergraduates with three different reasons for taking part in an undergraduate research project focused on reluctant readers in middle school.
November 14, 2016
Eight leaders in human performance and health education field took the stage and led a set of interactive discussions on research and professional experience.
November 08, 2016
In Fall 2017, Dr. Nafukho will work at Kenya’s Kenyatta University in the newly established Innovation, Research, and Outreach Unit.
November 01, 2016
Research happening in the Neurobiological Lab for Learning and Development (NLD) is focused on making the college a leader in the sleep quality field by examining sleep’s full impact.
October 26, 2016
The U.S. Department of Education, Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA), recently awarded four grants totaling more than $10,000,000 to seven affiliates from the Texas A&M University Bilingual Education Programs and the Center for Research and Development in Dual Language and Literacy Acquisition (CRDLLA.)
October 19, 2016
Her passion for supporting students in their content area classes in middle and high school garnered the attention of the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers and resulted in her being awarded the ALER Dissertation Award for 2016.
October 03, 2016
The U.S. Department of Education recently awarded faculty from the Bilingual Program in the Department of Educational Psychology and the Educational Administration Program in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development two five-year grants totaling $5.5 million.
September 28, 2016
Research has proven time and time again that children’s friends can directly impact their academic performance. But, what about a connection between extracurricular activities, friends and academic performance?
September 28, 2016
The Texas A&M University Education Research Center (ERC) is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $220,000 grant by United Way of Greater Houston (UWGH) to conduct the Year 5 evaluation of the agency’s urban education initiative
September 19, 2016
When it comes to being recognized as a top university in the sports world, NCAA and conference championship titles are often the main focus. However, researchers in the Laboratory for the Study of Intercollegiate Athletics (LSIA) have created another way for universities to win – win more championships while also spending less money.

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