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September 30, 2009
The State of Texas Education Research Center at Texas A&M (ERC) was awarded a $500,000 grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) to establish the Texas A&M Educator Preparation Collaborative for Enhancing College and Career Readiness in Texas Schools (A&M Collaborative).
September 16, 2009

The College of Education and Human Development will honor outstanding faculty, staff and alumni at its fall awards ceremony at 6 p.m. Friday (Sept. 18) at the Walter and Leonore Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.

September 11, 2009
udents at risk of not graduating from high school can benefit from a little encouragement to stay in school.
Krista Wallace
August 25, 2009

Krista Adams Wallace '94 was looking for adventure and the chance to step outside of the life she had known during her undergraduate years at Texas A&M University.

Deerfoot Camp
August 20, 2009

For Tony Rosselli '08, it's about more than just a summer job.

Tony, a senior kinesiology major, works as a counselor at Deerfoot Youth Camp, a summer sports camp for at-risk, underprivileged boys ages 10 to 13 in Magnolia, Texas.

July 20, 2009
Learning to read doesn’t just happen. Children must be taught the symbols, sounds and meanings of words that open a window to the wonder of print. Teachers serve as the mentors that invest in the reading success of these children, encouraging their growth along the way with the words “Now you try it.”
June 24, 2009

According to research, only 4 percent of U.S. education majors participate in study abroad opportunities, but Lynne Masel Walters wants to change that statistic—starting with her students.

June 24, 2009

More than 60 high school students are on campus this week to explore teaching as a profession.

June 15, 2009
Mentoring programs and more aggressive recruitment in fields other than teaching will help school systems brace for the upcoming wave of teacher retirements that will exceed any in history, says a Texas A&M University educator and trainer of school administrators.
May 07, 2009

Dean Douglas J. Palmer of the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University is a newly appointed member of the board of the Qatar Supreme Education Council.

April 28, 2009
Seventeen Texas educators were honored for their commitment to education at the annual Dean's Roundtable of the College of Education and Human Development on April 24, 2009.
April 23, 2009
Due to distance, lack of transportation, insurance and providers, access to mental health services is an ongoing issue for many rural Brazos Valley residents, according to a 2006 survey conducted by the Center for Community Health Development (CCHD) in the School for Rural Public Health at Texas A&M University. However, Tele-Health is working to change that.
March 29, 2009
In January, 20 first-year Lohman Learning Community students from the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) in the College of Education and Human Development embarked on a week-long study-abroad trip to the village of San Isidro de Peñas Blancas in the Casa Verde region of Costa Rica.
March 26, 2009
In January, 20 first-year Lohman Learning Community students from the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) in the College of Education and Human Development embarked on a week-long study-abroad trip to the village of San Isidro de Peñas Blancas in the Casa Verde region of Costa Rica.
March 23, 2009
As one of 107 National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges (NASULGC), Texas A&M University has committed to the Science and Mathematics Teacher Imperative (SMTI). Developed by NASULGC, SMTI is devoted to increasing the quantity and quality of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teachers across the country.
March 15, 2009

Last spring, Anna Sauvageau '08, an early childhood education major, stepped out of the box—or country —to student teach in Switzerland.

Classroom in Qatar
March 07, 2009
Latifa, who held an undergraduate degree in science education, graduated in the first group of certificate students in the Primary Educator Preparation Program at Qatar University, offered through the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University.
March 01, 2009
The Texas A&M Water Project, under the leadership of Associate Professor B. Stephen Carpenter in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture, was granted space by the Webb County Commissioners Court to build a point-of-use ceramic water filter production and education center at the Highway 359 Self Help Center in Laredo.
February 24, 2009

Matt Johnson knows why he's an Aggie, and now the world does too.

Ron Kelley
February 22, 2009
Using rap music to educate students about basic curriculum in an effort to improve standardized test scores is the creative concept of Ron Kelley ’06. The idea culminated from Ron’s two areas of expertise—music and education. He originally began his career in the music industry as owner of an independent record label, and after getting involved in education, worked his way from a teacher to a principal.

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