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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.
October 08, 2008

The College of Education and Human Development will honor outstanding faculty, staff and alumni at its fall awards ceremony this Thursday (Oct. 9) at 6 p.m. at the Walter and Leonore Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. 

August 07, 2008

While many Aggies still patiently await the day their school will bring home a national championship, one Aggie is celebrating his own “American Gladiator” championship.

Grant Simpson teaching a class
April 02, 2008
Grant Simpson '02, who teaches fourth-graders in Keller ISD, was named the 2007-2008 Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year.
March 31, 2008
Texas A&M University moved toward expanding its reach in the Middle Eastern country of Qatar by proposing a dual degree program with Qatar University designed to improve teacher preparation there.
March 16, 2008

As the son of immigrant parents and a former school psychology doctoral student at Texas A&M University, Alfred Amado, Ph.D., has always had a passion for education, and now he’s bringing that passion to Capitol Hill.

October 23, 2007

 A $6.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will allow researchers at Texas A&M University and The Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) to study rural and minority health issues such as diabetes and obesity.

September 04, 2007
Three education faculty in the College of Education and Human Development, Mary Alfred, Fred Bonner and Chance Lewis, will be partnering with two engineering faculty at Prairie View A&M University to identify and evaluate the factors that contribute to the success of academically gifted African-American students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines who are enrolled at historically black colleges and universities (HBCU).
April 30, 2007

The College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University honored 20 educators for their commitment to education at the 16th Annual Dean's Roundtable, April 27, 2007 at Pebble Creek Country Club in College Station, Texas.

March 31, 2007

Women, take note: When it comes to being hired for the top jobs in college sports, don't print up those business cards just yet.

February 13, 2007

A 2006 study by the National Council on Teacher Quality found that among the nation's universities almost all failed to incorporate the science of reading instruction into their teacher preparation programs.

February 05, 2007

In a special program between the Department of Health and Kinesiology and the West Point Military Academy, three West Point graduates have began course work toward a fast-track master's degree in Kinesiology, which they will earn in one year.

September 28, 2006
The College of Education and Human Development will honor outstanding faculty, staff and alumni at its fall awards ceremony this Friday, September 29 at 6 p.m. in the Above the Rim room in Reed Arena.
August 03, 2006

Texas A&M University graduate Melissa Larson, lead teacher and program director of The Network School, a new venture in Houston, is helping students succeed in life by coping with special needs – both physical and mental.

July 10, 2006
Hip-hop – the music, the language and the culture – has made parents angry and upset and caused teachers a great deal of worry. Many people, ranging from government officials to state and local educators, have questioned its effect on the young and how they learn. Now a Texas A&M University doctoral student may have found a solution to the problem, and the solution is of the “if you can’t beat them, join them” variety.