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Earthquake tremor reading
April 08, 2014
With the recent earthquakes in California and Chile, disaster recovery is no fun at all. But thanks to a board game designed by science education doctoral student Abigail Perkins, communities may have a fun way to prepare for recovery after an earthquake.
Students using Second Life in the KATE project
April 07, 2014
The K-12 learning landscape is constantly changing. To keep pace with these changes, many teachers are searching for innovative ways to keep students engaged. And keeping their attention is only part of the equation in designing effective lessons.
March 10, 2014
Aggie STEM Teacher Professional Development Opportunity
March 09, 2014

The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture is happy to announce adjunct associate professor, Dr. Johannes Strobel, will serve on the Committee on Guiding Implementation of K-12 Engineering Education in the U.S.

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.

March 03, 2014

The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) is proud to announce Clinical Assistant Professor, Dr. Emily Binks-Cantrell, has been invited to serve on the Editorial Board of the Annals of Dyslexia.

Woman in a research lab
February 21, 2014

Women’s history month is an annual worldwide event to celebrate and highlight the contributions of women in history and contemporary society.

February 19, 2014

Dr. Cynthia Boettcher has led the Lohman Learning Community since its inception in 2002.

February 18, 2014
The State of Texas Education Research Center at Texas A&M University has received a $150,000 sub-award to conduct a three-year external evaluation of the National Science Foundation-funded project, Elementary Teachers Engaged in Authentic Math and Science (ETEAMS) Partnership.
February 17, 2014

Graduate students from the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) attended the 37th annual meeting for the Southwest Educational Research Association (SERA) in New Orleans, La., Feb. 2014.

February 11, 2014

The department of Teaching, Learning and Culture is pleased to announce an upcoming workshop on Mathematicians in Mathematics Education (MIME).

February 11, 2014
The Education Research Center at Texas A&M (ERC) was awarded a $50,000 grant from The International Baccalaureate (IB) to conduct a research study examining the implementation of the IB Learner Profile attribute reflective in IB Diploma Programmes across North America. Jacqueline Stillisano, ERC associate director; Hersh Waxman, ERC director; and Kayla Rollins are co-principal investigators.
February 07, 2014

Nine nationally and internationally prominent scholars will be inducted Friday, Feb. 7 as Faculty Fellows of the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS).

CARE Awards
February 02, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) is happy to announce the Reads & Counts program's tutors working with the Boys & Girls Club of the Brazos Valley received the Committed, Attitude, Respect, Everyday (C.A.R.E.) Award Jan. 2014, at the annual Boys & Girls Club meeting.
January 27, 2014

Seniors Zulema Rios and Sara Kathleen Bates have been selected to the 2014 Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities. This is one of the most prestigious awards the academic community may bestow.

January 26, 2014
CEHD Offers New Online Degree Programs
Tiger Bride documentary photo
January 22, 2014
A public screening for the documentary “Tiger Brides; Memories of Love and War from the G.I. Brides of Tiger Bay” will be held on campus at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center on Texas A&M University campus Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7 p.m.
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.

January 02, 2014
Texas A&M University is inviting nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the College of Education and Human Development. The desired appointment date is summer 2014.
November 20, 2013

The future of technology in education can be revolutionary and endless. With access to new technologies and services, students no longer need to frantically write answers to pop quizzes with pen and paper.

October 23, 2013
For the second year in a row, a group of high school English teachers from Hangzhou, China have traveled to Texas A&M University for the opportunity to participate in a professional development and cultural exchange program hosted by the department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) in the College of Education and Human Development, in collaboration with the Hangzhou Education Bureau in China.
October 18, 2013
Dr. Cynthia Boettcher, clinical professor in the department of Teaching, Learning, and Culture, College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, was presented the 2013 Bush Excellence Award for Faculty in International Teaching during a ceremony October 18.
September 08, 2013

Alida Hudson, 2007 graduate of the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, was recently honored with the 2013 Bonnie Campbell Hill National Literacy Teacher of the Year Award from the Children’s Literacy Assembly (CLA) and the

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.

July 21, 2013

To help address the issues facing STEM education in Texas, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board awarded a two-year $764,000 grant to establish the STEM Collaborative for Teacher Professional Learning.

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