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April 22, 2010
Jay, a lecturer in the Department of Educational Psychology, is the director of the Youth Adventure Program (YAP), a summer camp for gifted and talented children that emphasizes career exploration. Held on the Texas A&M University campus, it also teaches students about college life and Aggie traditions.
April 22, 2010

Weston Wilcox '10 whoops! And, when he whoops, scores of Aggies whoop with him. Weston, a middle grades math and science major, is an Aggie Yell Leader who will soon apply his enthusiasm for success on the field to success in the classroom.

April 22, 2010
Jan will receive the 2010 University-Level Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award for Research. This is one of the highest honors bestowed on a faculty or staff member at Texas A&M University.
April 21, 2010

Parenting is a natural skill, says parent coach Kristy Dixon '00, but good parenting is an acquired skill.

April 20, 2010
Ashley Burges, a kinesiology-physical education teacher certification student, has been selected as one of the recipients of the 2010 Jane Stallings Student Service Awards.
April 16, 2010

Conventional wisdom has indicated a person's IQ is a dominant factor in determining career success, but new research at Texas A&M University is now showing that a person's emotional intelligence may be equally or even more important.

April 14, 2010
Construction of a new school is usually the single largest expenditure a school district makes, so school superintendents and architects need to work together to meet a community's needs and desires - and a Texas A&M student team is collaborating to help in the process.
In 2008, Voices for Children provided Court Appointed Social Advocate volunteers
April 13, 2010

"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." — William James

Liana Lowey '99, works to make a difference in the lives of children every day.

April 13, 2010
Matt Johnson '09 knows why he's an Aggie, and now, because of a university video contest, the rest of the world does too.
April 13, 2010

Teaching is not confined to the classroom. Or at least that's Johanna Riddle's '80 motto.

April 10, 2010
A former physical education major from the Department of Health and Kinesiology has been chosen as the new leader for Texas A&M's oldest student organization. Brigadier General Joe E. Ramirez, Jr., a Houston native, will serve as the next commandant of the Corps of Cadets.
April 09, 2010
"To whom much is given, much is required." And no one lives by these words more than former elementary education major Cassie Grant '03, who wanted to take what she'd been given in life and give back to her students - both in Texas and in South Africa.
April 09, 2010

A seed planted in a sharecropper's cotton field in Henrietta, Texas, nearly five decades ago grew into Ed Davis' ‘67 passion for education.

April 07, 2010
Four faculty from the Aggie STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Center, housed in the College of Education and Human Development, published a new book titled, A Companion to Interdisciplinary STEM Project-Based Learning.
April 05, 2010

Once a year, approximately 15 teachers trade their classrooms for space on the research vessel JOIDES Resolution or the Gulf Coast Repository at Texas A&M University.

March 12, 2010
Texas A&M University was well represented by faculty and graduate students from the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development (EAHR) at the 2010 Academy of Human Resource Development (AHRD) International Conference Feb. 24-28, in Knoxville, Tenn.
January 15, 2010

Jamilia Blake and Jorge Gonzalez, both assistant professors in the Department of Educational Psychology, received the Pathways to the Doctorate Research Assistantship Award for the 2010-2011 academic year.

December 17, 2009

Lauren Williams, a senior special education major, is one of approximately 100 juniors and seniors to participate in the Undergraduate Research Scholars Program.

December 07, 2009
Small businesses face many challenges, yet some small business owners remain unaware of the real threat posed by hackers, who can break into computer networks to obtain sensitive information vital to these businesses, notes a Texas A&M University professor who heads a project focusing on cyber security.
December 01, 2009

What started as a one-day visit to an Italian middle school has grown into an exciting opportunity for preservice Aggie teachers to teach English Language Learners.