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September 14, 2015
Join us Thursday, Sept. 17 for the annual Welcome Back Bash.
September 10, 2015
Dr. Kay Wijekumar, professor of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC), received a $3.5 million grant from U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences for her project that seeks to improve content area reading comprehension.
September 02, 2015
The College of Education and Human Development is pleased to welcome its new tenure and tenure-track faculty members for the fall semester.
Students hold up artwork in a Houston elementary classroom.
August 25, 2015
The Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $300,000 grant by United Way of Greater Houston (UWGH) to conduct the Year 4 evaluation of the agency’s urban education initiative.
Students pose with dean Joyce Alexander at the 2015 Distguished Honor Graduates Ceremony.
August 14, 2015
The college honors nine students with the Distinguished Honor Award including Ayse Tugba Oner, a mathematics education doctoral student with a passion for STEM education.
July 13, 2015
Dr. Kausalai Wijekumar has recently been selected to serve as the new Director for the Center for Urban School Partnerships (CUSP) at Texas A&M University.
July 13, 2015
The Education Research Center at Texas A&M University (ERC at TAMU) is pleased to announce that it has received a grant from the Texas Council of Teachers of English Language Arts (TCTELA) to conduct a research study examining perceptions of teachers across Texas related to the English/Language Arts/Reading (ELAR) TEKS.
June 01, 2015
The Education Research Center at Texas A&M University (ERC at TAMU) is pleased to announce that it has received a grant to conduct an external summative evaluation of the National Science Foundation-funded project, Texas Leadership Initiative: Mathematics Instruction Transformed (TxLIMIT) project.
April 28, 2015
The College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University has named Dr. Roger E. Howe as the first recipient of the Award for Excellence in Mathematics Education.
April 24, 2015
In collaboration with educators and researchers in and outside of the department, Drs. Janet Hammer and Yeping Li of the Department of Teaching, Learning & Culture edited “Teaching at Work,” a themed collection of chapters on teaching and teacher education.
April 09, 2015
This exciting and innovative conference will bring together a variety of nationally and internationally known speakers to explore the multiple ways in which technology can be authentically integrated into classroom instruction and learning. Speakers will highlight best practices, promising approaches and practical and accessible resources and tools that pre-service and in-service teachers can use immediately.
April 09, 2015
From June 2-26, the College of Education & Human Development at Texas A&M will offer free programs for children to learn the Chinese & Korean cultures and languages. Held at Pebble Creek Elementary School in College Station, TX, the program is open to incoming third and fourth grade students with no prior experience in Chinese or Korean languages. The program is open to students from any school districts, including private schools.
April 08, 2015
Aggie STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) at Texas A&M University will host its sixth annual Aggie STEM Summer Camp program for middle and high school students. This summer, the program consists of four separate camps being held from June 1 through July 25, 2015.
March 05, 2015
The Division of Research at Texas A&M University awarded several faculty members more than $155K in grants to fund research.
February 27, 2015
From East Texas to Central Africa, Michelle Steffee Bellomy ’95 has traveled four continents teaching elementary students. The Tyler, Texas native was a recipient of a Lechner Scholarship while a student at Texas A&M University, graduating magna cum laude with a degree in interdisciplinary studies. Michelle currently lives in Cameroon, Africa with her husband, Charles, and their daughter, Eliza.
February 17, 2015
During his lecture titled “Kindling the S.P.A.R.K. of Black Male Genius Through Education,” Dr. James – a renowned expert in urban and multicultural education – shares findings from his latest research on the development of highly successful Black males and provides recommendations for concerned parents, schools and communities.
February 16, 2015
We are pleased to announce a workshop in honor of Roger Howe on the occasion of his 70th birthday to be held at Texas A&M University from March 26-28, 2015.
January 28, 2015
Jose Luis Zelaya is a student in the Urban Education Doctorate program. A first generation student, he plans to use his degree to provide educational resources to parents, school staff and children in the United States and Central America.
January 06, 2015
Reaching more than 350,000 students throughout the city, the United Way of Greater Houston’s (UWGH) urban education initiative is ambitious, to say the least. Still, the program has thrived thanks to guidance from researchers at the College of Education and Human Development’s Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University.
November 06, 2014
Researchers in the Education Research Center are editors of the third volume in the Research in Educational Diversity and Excellence series released by Information Age Publishing.
November 04, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) hosted 24 teachers from Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang province in China, October 6-24 for the 3rd annual Language Institute.
September 25, 2014
For the first time, the Teacher Quality Grant Program allowed educators to observe students from their homes or school campuses via a live camera feed.
September 22, 2014
The department of Teaching, Learning & Culture has awarded fellowships to Dr. Hersh Waxman and Dr. Patricia Larke to improve teacher preparation within the department and college.
September 09, 2014
The department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) recently awarded Graduate Fellowships to two graduate students for their outstanding work and dedication to the department. The Texas A&M Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS) has also awarded a Heep Graduate Fellowship to two TLAC graduate students in mathematics education.
August 15, 2014
2014 College-Level Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching

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