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February 28, 2012
Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, announced earlier this month that Texas A&M University's Center on Disability and Development will receive $225,000 for the first year of a five-year grant from the Texas Council on Developmental Disabilities (TCDD) to develop an inclusive postsecondary education program for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
February 27, 2012

It’s a common practice for new parents to question whether or not their infant is developing on target with other children.

Former student of the college and current principal of A&M Consolidated Middle School, Nkrumah Dixon knows that his leadership sets the tone for healthy school climate.
February 15, 2012
An effective school leader sets the tone for high academic expectations, works with teachers to make changes that impact classroom instruction and still finds time to put the ‘pal’ in principal, interacting with students, teachers and community members to develop positive relationships.
February 10, 2012
The Texas A&M Dance Program has been awarded a grant to collaborate with other research and creative activities at the university.
February 07, 2012

On Jan. 4, with approval from The Texas A&M University System chancellor, the administrative responsibility for the Center for Alcohol and Drug Education Studies (CADES) was transferred to TTI.

Young boy smiling.
February 07, 2012
When the Texas Health and Human Services Commission needed an assessment tool to help determine the amount of Medicaid home care families with special needs children might require, they called on a team of researchers at Texas A&M University and the Texas A&M University Health Science Center for help.
February 01, 2012
Dr. Laban P. Ayiro, a Senior Fulbright Fellow, holds a Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship Development from Kenyatta University and is a Senior Lecturer in Educational Management and Policy Studies at the School of Education at Moi University in Kenya.
February 01, 2012

The 9th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium was held Friday Nov 11th in Rudder Tower.  Undergraduate, master and doctoral students presented over 350 poster presentations from across the TAMU system.

January 24, 2012

A study done by a laboratory in the department is been instrumental in applying research and results to other studies done around the world.

Melissa Neumann, a graduate of the college and teacher at Navasota ISD, offers her students the encouragement and support they need to be successful. Credit: Jean Wulfson, Division of Research and Graduate Studies, Texas A&M
January 23, 2012

Just like yeast is the key ingredient to making bread rise, studies have shown that a good teacher-student relationship is the key ingredient to producing student achievement.

November 23, 2011
A new era in research focusing on how we age is coming to Texas A&M. Dr. Nicolaas Deutz and his research team have agreed to come to Texas A&M University and develop a Center for Translational Aging Research (pending review and approval of the central administration and the Texas A&M System Board of Regents).
October 17, 2011

There is no such thing as an innocent bystander. Bullying involves more than just the bully and the victim. It also involves bystanders – those who witness acts of bullying. When a bystander chooses not to intervene, the bully wins.

August 08, 2011

Congratulations Dr. Lisa Bowman-Perrott!  Her SEELS article will be published in the Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders later this year.

July 11, 2011

Two graduate students from the Child and Adolescent Health Research Lab (CAHRL) have been honored with post-doctoral opportunities in research and teaching.

June 27, 2011
Jamia Blake has new publications.
April 28, 2011

A group of undergraduate research students from the Child & Adolescent Health Research Lab received awards during Texas A&M's Student Research Week.

April 27, 2011
Texas A&M University education faculty members Valerie Hill-Jackson and Chance Lewis will release their new book, "Transforming Teacher Education: What Went Wrong with Teacher Training and How Can We Fix It," at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Education Research Association (AERA), which opens Friday (April 30) in Denver, Colo.
April 08, 2011

Chance Lewis, associate professor of urban education in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture, will host a book signing for the release of his latest book at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Education Research Association (AERA)

March 25, 2011

Jeffrey Liew, assistant professor of learning sciences in the Department of Educational Psychology, will receive an Early Career Award from the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD).

March 10, 2011

Dr. Jeff Liew will be receiving an Early Career Award from the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) at their 2011 Biennial Meeting, taking place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada , March 31st to April 2nd.

February 11, 2011
Brandon Macias and Kevin Shimkus, doctoral students in the Department of Health and Kinesiology, have been selected to receive a doctoral level Student Research Development Awards at the 2011 Texas chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (TACSM) annual meeting.
February 06, 2011

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) has awarded $576,677 to fund a Texas A&M University program designed to transform family reunions into venues for teaching African-American Texas families about cancer prevention.

January 26, 2011
Two faculty members from the College of Education and Human Development received grants through Texas A&M University’s Program to Enhance Scholarly and Creative Activities, which provides funding awards for significant research projects, scholarly publications and artistic presentations.
January 26, 2011
A faculty member from the department received grant a through Texas A&M University’s Program to Enhance Scholarly and Creative Activities, which provides funding awards for significant research projects, scholarly publications and artistic presentations.
January 12, 2011
Merna Jacobsen, director of the Women’s Resource Center, received the NASPA’s Melvene D. Hardee Dissertation of the Year Award for her dissertation, “Leadership Strategies Dealing with Crisis as Identified by Administrators in Higher Education.”

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