February 15, 2017
With over 40 years of service to the Department of Health and Kinesiology and the College of Education and Human Development, Dr. Leonard Ponder has no shortage of words when describing his time as an Aggie educator.
August 15, 2014
2014 College-Level Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching
June 02, 2014
Dr. Dave Louis, graduate of the higher education program at Texas A&M, was recently awarded the 2014 College of Education New Professor Excellence in Teaching Award.
May 18, 2014
Dr. Edie Cassell, Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture clinical associate professor, receives Faculty Fellow for Innovation in High-Impact Learning Experiences grant.
March 03, 2014
Emily Albus, Texas A&M University senior in the department of Teaching, Learning and Culture is also center fielder for the university’s softball team.
January 31, 2014
Kara Orsak, special needs teacher and Special Education graduate from Texas A&M University, was recently named 2013 Spot Light Teacher of the Year at Copeland Elementary in Cypress-Fairbanks I.S.D.
January 01, 2014
From Dec. 16-18, participants from top Chinese universities and the National Academy of Education Administration in China took part in a three-day training session at Texas A&M for higher education leadership.
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.
March 21, 2012
Texas A&M University fares well in several key areas of U.S.
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.
December 02, 2011
The Texas Center for the Advancement of Literacy & Learning (TCALL), a center of the College of Education & Human Development, is accepting applications for 2012-2013 Barbara Bush Doctoral Fellowships.
October 09, 2011
A $150,000 challenge grant from the Dallas-based Texas Instruments (TI) Foundation is being matched by Texas A&M’s College of Science and College of Education and Human Development to create a $300,000 fund in support of the aggieTEACH Program.
September 27, 2011
The State of Texas Education Research Center at Texas A&M University (ERC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $180,000 grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) to conduct a program evaluation of an educator quality project: the Math, Science and Technology Teacher Preparation (MSTTP) Academies, funded by the THECB.
May 04, 2011
Technology, specifically Apple products such as iPads, iPod touch devices and laptops, is not only becoming more commonplace in public school classrooms, it's also being used more widely to support individual student needs, especially those with learning disabilities.
January 26, 2011
Texas A&M University faculty and staff from the College of Education and Human Development and the Confucius Institute led 14 public school administrators from nine Texas school districts on a week-long educational tour.
May 12, 2010
During the spring semester, the Reading Clinic pairs local students needing extra reading help with graduate students who are studying reading education.
April 29, 2010
"During high school, I didn't think I was going to achieve anything," says Chris Reyes '09. "But Mrs.
April 28, 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 Af
April 26, 2010
Erica Kaskow '08 discovered that when Aggies lend a hand to fellow Aggies, they help in a big way.
April 10, 2010
Teaching is not confined to the classroom. Or at least that's Johanna Riddle's '80 motto.
January 06, 2010
Texas teachers identify paperwork and discipline as the primary obstacles to spending more time on instruction, but a project created at Texas A&M University works to help educators reduce the amount of time they spend on these tasks so they c
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.
November 12, 2009
Paige Melancon enrolled at Texas A&M University intending to become a doctor. A tutoring job through the Read & Counts program made her think twice about her career path.
November 02, 2009
Plants are an integral part of the ongoing project "Plant IT: Careers, Cases and Collaboration," says Carol Stuessy, co-principal investigator and associate professor of science education and technology in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture. The principal and co-principal investigators are Claire Hemingway of the Botanical Society of America and Ethel Stanley of Bioquest Curriculum Consortium.
October 19, 2009
The United States and China share some of the same difficulties in educating their young people, says Roger Goddard, professor of K-12 administration in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development.