May 29, 2014
Dr. Victor Willson, head of Educational Psychology in the College of Education and Human Development, has been named the inaugural holder of the newly established Douglas J. Palmer Endowed Chair in Educational Psychology.
April 29, 2014
On April 24, the College of Education and Human Development held a reception to honor the new class of Transforming Lives Fellows and to celebrate the activities associated with the college Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), Aggies Commit to Transforming Lives.
February 19, 2014
Dr. Cynthia Boettcher has led the Lohman Learning Community since its inception in 2002.
January 06, 2014
The Lohman Learning Community is a first year experience program for students pursuing education majors in the College of Education and Human Development.
October 31, 2013
This student scholarship video was presented during the annual donor appreciation luncheon at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center Oct. 23.
September 19, 2013
Even if you can’t remember your kindergarten teacher’s name anymore, you probably still remember what learning was like in your early childhood.
December 11, 2012
When Skip Johnson '53 was a senior at Texas A&M University, he sold his senior boots so he could take his girlfriend to Ring Dance. In 2010, he sold some corporate stocks so he could establish a scholarship in the College of Education and Human Development in honor of this same girlfriend, with whom he will be celebrating 60 years of marriage Dec. 27, 2012.
December 01, 2012
Administrative Leadership Institute hosted in the department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development made several prestigious awards during its annual 2012 conference held November 7-8 in College Station.
August 30, 2012
Christine Bergeron, Clinical Associate Professor in dance, received the 2012 TAHPERD Teacher of the Year: Dance University award. Currently she is the Director of Dance at Texas A&M University where she oversees the dance program, and teaches classes in modern dance technique, Pilates, dance production, dance pedagogy, improvisation and partnering.
June 26, 2012
The public is invited to attend a keynote address by Robert S. Gold, distinguished lecturer and founding dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, on Tuesday, July 10 at 10 a.m.
May 31, 2012
Four bilingual education students will be breaking down language barriers this summer when they travel to Brazil.
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.
May 17, 2012
May’s First Friday Lecture, “Emotional Intelligence: What is it and How Does it Impact What We Do in Higher Education,” will be presented by Fred Nafukho, professor and department head in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University.
May 17, 2012
The State of Texas Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce it has been awarded a grant from United Way of Greater Houston to conduct an evaluation of the agency’s urban education initiative.
May 10, 2012
The Alpha Pi chapter of Eta Sigma Gamma has been selected as an Honoree for The Lone Star Circle of Life Bike Tour. The purpose of the bike tour is to raise awareness throughout Texas of the need for life-saving donations of blood, marrow, organ, and tissues.
April 27, 2012
Sixteen junior and senior mathematics and science majors at Texas A&M University preparing to become teachers have been selected to receive the prestigious National Science Foundation-funded Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship supporting science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and related teaching careers.
April 15, 2012
The Aggie-STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Center at Texas A&M University will host the third annual Aggie STEM Summer Camp for middle and high school students June 10 through 22.
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 21, 2012
Texas A&M University fares well in several key areas of U.S.
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 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.
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.
August 31, 2011
The clinic is designed to provide assessment and individualized reading instruction for local students who are challenged with aspects of the reading process – from kindergarten through high school.
July 14, 2011
What do you want to be when you grow up? More than 250 middle and high school students will come a little closer to answering that age-old question this summer during the College of Education and Human Development’s Youth Adventure Program (YAP).
June 14, 2011
More than 85 high school students from across the Lone Star state are trading in pool time for school time this summer to take part in the Texas Governor’s School in Arts and Humanities for Urban Leadership at Texas A&M University, June 6 – 24.