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October 10, 2013
Closing the educational achievement gap for children who are learning English as a second language is the focus for researchers in Texas A&M University’s new Center for Research and Development in Dual Language and Literacy Acquisition (CRDLLA).
Graduation Ceremony
September 20, 2013

COLLEGE STATION, TX. Sept 20, 2013. Texas A&M University has a long tradition of welcoming and encouraging families to be more involved in the college experience.

September 11, 2013
Dr. Luis Ponjuan, associate professor in the department of educational administration and human resource development, explores the reasons why Hispanic and African-American men are less likely than other males to attend a postsecondary institution and complete a degree.
July 22, 2013

Ten teachers and 85 students from high-needs inner city and urban middle and high schools attended the fourth annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Camp on the Texas A&M campus, June 10-22.

Dr. Rene Mercer
May 09, 2013

Texas A&M University’s College of Education of Human Development (CEHD) is hosting a series of Quality Matters™ workshops in May.

May 08, 2013
Helping people live longer and healthier lives is the goal of the medical professionals at the Center for Translational Research on Aging and Longevity (CTRAL), Texas A&M University’s newest research program in which patients are receiving real-world care and results.
Clayton Williams building
May 06, 2013
Dr. Janet Hammer, Department of Teaching Learning and Culture (TLAC) and Michael Tomchesson, Department of Health and Kinesiology (HLKN) have been named recipients of the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award by the Association of Former Students at Texas A&M.
Student and teachers in the Autism Clinic
March 11, 2013

The Center on Disability and Development at Texas A&M University is changing the name of their Autism clinic.

Dr. Louis Ponjuan
January 31, 2013
When Dr. Luis Ponjuan joined the College of Education & Human Development at Texas A&M, he came with a research agenda that is gaining national attention: find a way to improve the growing achievement gap between males and females in college, specifically Hispanic and African-American males.
January 03, 2013

The U.S. Department of Education (DoE) has awarded the 2012 Investing in Innovation Fund (I3) to Texas A&M College of Education and Human Development.

Health students stand next to their informational table in the MSC.
November 30, 2012

With over 800 student organizations at Texas A&M University, it can be tough to stand out and spread your message. But after an internship with Be The Match, Taylor Whittaker was inspired and ready to take on the challenge.

Elizabeth Kahura performs her "African Safari" program at Worldfest. Credit: Chris Hummel
November 13, 2012

If you were anywhere near Wolf Pen Creek this past weekend, chances are you may have heard singing or the beat of drums. Those who attended Worldfest had an opportunity to go on an African Safari.

Dr. Ronald Rochon, University of Southern Indiana Provost, speaks to faculty and doctoral students.
October 15, 2012
Mentorship plays a critical part in personal, educational and professional growth.
TRAL Director Nicolaas Deutz and Co-Director Marielle Engelen
October 12, 2012

A burgeoning research program at Texas A&M University is focused on finding new treatments for older adults and extending the lives of patients of all ages.

Teachers from Hangzhou, China study with faculty from the College of Education and Human Development during a three week training program. Credit: Allison LaRocca
October 09, 2012

Texas A&M recently hosted a group of 19 high school English teachers from Hangzhou, China, as they participated in a professional development program organized by the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD).

July 10, 2012
As part of Texas A&M University’s commitment to its land-grant heritage to provide the population of Texas with a practical education that directly impacts their daily lives, the College of Education and Human Development continues its charge to produce educators to teach and mentor the leaders of tomorrow.
June 26, 2012

One in 88 children is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder by age 8, according to a recent study by the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention – a rate that has risen far above the 2006 estimate of one in 110.

June 12, 2012
Once a year, approximately 15 teachers trade their classrooms for space aboard the research vessel JOIDES Resolution or the Gulf Coast Repository at Texas A&M University.
May 24, 2012

Recent special education graduate Morgan Baker ’12 knows the value of her college education and she wants to shout it from the rooftops.

April 16, 2012

A Texas A&M University program is providing Aggie health and kinesiology majors with invaluable hands-on training for their future careers, while also giving local children with disabilities a venue for exercise and entertainment.

April 03, 2012

The idea of the “Tiger Mom,” illustrated in Amy Chua’s book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, has catapulted the issue of parenting styles across cultures into public consciousness.

March 05, 2012

From helping you create healthy grocery lists to acting as your own personal trainer, there really is an app for that.

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.
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.
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.

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