Post date: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 4:19pm
The Special Education Program at Texas A&M University recently received a Leadership Training Grant from the U.S. Department of Education and is recruiting potential doctoral students with interests in lifespan services for individuals with autism spectrum disorders, behavioral interventions and single-case research.Benefits include:
- Mentoring from nationally-recognized faculty at Texas A&M and other partner...
Post date: Sunday, October 23, 2011 - 6:18am
The State of Texas Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce it was recently awarded an additional $250,000 from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) for the purpose of continuing and expanding its work on the Texas A&M University Educator Preparation Collaborative for Enhancing College and Career Readiness in Texas Schools (TAMU Collaborative).
Originally funded for $500,000...
Post date: Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 4:15pm
There is no such thing as an innocent bystander. Bullying involves more than just the bully and the victim. It also involves bystanders – those who witness acts of bullying. When a bystander chooses not to intervene, the bully wins.
But why does a bystander choose not to intervene?
An interdisciplinary team of researchers at Texas A&M University, including Jamilia Blake, assistant professor of school psychology, Michael T....
Post date: Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 7:00am
As part of their partnership with Aggie Athletics, ING has pledged to recognize professors for their dedication to education. This Saturday, at the A&M/Baylor game, our very own Mike Ash will be recognized at halftime as ING Professor of Excellence. Please join in congratulating Dr. Ash.
Post date: Monday, October 10, 2011 - 4:13pm
Ten years ago, two Texas A&M University colleges joined forces to improve mathematics and science teacher production in Texas. A decade later, they are teaming with one of the state’s biggest names in technological innovation to strengthen their collective commitment to the future of mathematics and science education, one teacher, classroom and school district at a time.
A $150,000 challenge grant from the Dallas-based Texas...
Post date: Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 7:00am
Courtesy Big 12 Conference
Texas A&M sophomore volleyball player Allie Sawatzky made her first trip to College Station, Texas, in the month of January, and was greeted with one of the most inhospitable aspects of the state of Texas: the heat.
A 17-year-old at the time, she traveled over 1,400 miles from St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada, where it's more common to see snow plows than air conditioning units.
"The first day I...