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April 24, 2014
April 22, 2014

Globally more than one quarter of all deaths and disease can be attributed to the environment.  A research team led by Cheryl Lyn Walker, Ph.D., with the Texas A&M Health Science Center Institute of Biosciences and Technology and College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, along with partners from across Texas A&M and the Texas Medical Center (TMC...

April 22, 2014
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Aggie Teachers Get Life-Changing Experience in Making a Difference at Aldine ISD via College of Science, Texas A&M University
April 22, 2014

Former EAHR Graduate Named new Superintendent  of College Station ISD
Dr. Clark Ealy, 2003 graduate from the EAHR public school administration program, was recently named the new superintendent of the College Station Independent School District. Dr. Ealy's dissertation committee was chaired by the late Dr. John Hoyle. Dr. Ealy was voted for unanimously by the...

April 20, 2014

3 EAHR Graduate Students receive CEHD Strategic Awards 
For the third annual year the College of Education and Human Development awarded one year of graduate assistantship- research to students across the college demonstrating exceptional past academic performance; the potential to engage in meaningful, high-impact research; and the potential to generate a...

April 17, 2014
DEPARTMENT STORY:
Editorial panel appointment via TLAC

Dr. Robert Capraro, professor for the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture, has been appointed to the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME) editorial panel. JRME is an official journal of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and is devoted to the interests of teachers of mathematics and mathematics education at all levels, preschool...

April 17, 2014
DEPARTMENT STORY:
Bavaria Trip via EAHR

 
Bavaria Trip
Over fifty Aggies (including 21 undergraduate EAHR students) traveled to Bavaria for a trip of a lifetime during Spring Break.  Students along with their professor, Judy Sandlin, were on a study abroad trip to Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland.  Highlights of the trip included a first nights stay historical Rothenberg, Germany...

April 17, 2014

EAHR PhD Students Present their Papers at AEFP Conference in San Antonio, Texas
Two PhD students Meghan Hokom and Paige Perez from the K-12 Educational Leadership Program attended the Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP) conference in San Antonio. Paige presented a paper, "Charter Schools and Progress Scores: Does Representative Bureaucracy Work...

April 17, 2014
DEPARTMENT STORY:
Two EAHR Faculty positions filled via EAHR

Two EAHR Faculty positions filled 
The faculty searches for the Clinical Associate Professor of Educational Leadership were successful. Drs. Robert Muller (Superintendent, Killeen ISD) and Dr. Karen Smith (Associate Dean, College of Education, Sam Houston State University) have both accepted the offers to join the department as Clinical Associate Professors in...

April 17, 2014

EAHR Faculty Receives University Level Award 
Dr. Beverly J. Irby, Professor, Associate Department Head and Program Chair, K-12 Public School Leadership was nominated for and has won A&M Administrator Women’s Progress Award. The Women’s Progress Awards have been honoring Texas A&M University students, staff, faculty, and administrators who encourage and...

April 17, 2014

EAHR Undergraduate Students Win Hackathon Awards
The College of Architecture sponsored the first Diversity Hackathon competition at TAMU on April 4, 2014. EAHR had a good representation of 23 undergraduate students.  Four of our technology management students took home awards, including one student, Reese Godwin, who participated in the team that won top billing...

April 17, 2014

The U.S. Department of Education will present a free webinar on improving outcomes for Hispanic males. Speakers include Dr. Luis Ponjuan, Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development and co-founder of Project MALES.
Data shows that Hispanic and other boys and young men of color, regardless of socio-economic background, are...

April 17, 2014

International OD and Inter-Cultural Experiences Field Trip

Tanzania, Africa: March 5 – March 17
In an effort to promote High-Impact Practices in the department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, Dr. Helen Muyia and a group of 19 graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in EHRD 374 and EHRD 685 took a field trip to Tanzania...

April 16, 2014

Dr. Willson presented the department's annual Teaching, Research and Service Awards to Drs. Shanna Hagan Burke, Mandy Rispoli, and Laura Stough at the May 2015 Faculty Meeting.

 
Dr. Mandy Ripoli

April 14, 2014

Congratulations to Health Education student Ming Li. She was awarded a second place award in the oral presentation category at the 2014 Student Research Week (Health Area).

 

Li is a master's student that works with Dr. Lei-Shih Chen. 

 

April 11, 2014

EHRD 670: Women and Education

Summer 2014 Mon. June 2nd - Fri. July 18th

with Dr. Mary Alfred

This course is open to graduate students and focuses on women's experiences as they engage the project of education.  By the end of this course, students will be able to

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April 11, 2014

The CEHD’s Committee on Diversity Initiatives (CODI) will be recognized with a Team Diversity Service Award on Tuesday, April 15.  The awards are sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, Office of the Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity, Department of Multicultural Services, Department of Disability Services and Aggie Allies....

April 09, 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.

Perkins was a graduate research assistant and coordinator for two Earthquake Engineering Education Project (...

April 09, 2014

David Byrd, assistant Dean for undergraduate academic affairs, and Shailen Singh, director at the Byrne Student Success Center, together recently presented a poster entitled, “Aggies Commit to Learning for a Lifetime: From High Impact Practices to Student Success”, at the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Diversity, Learning, and Student...

April 08, 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.

Mathematics teachers may find it particularly challenging to facilitate instruction that keep students engaged and...

April 07, 2014

Dr. Beverly J. Irby, Professor and Associate Department Head, Educational Administration and Human Development, was nominated for and presented with the Texas A&M Administrator Women’s Progress Award. Since 1994, the Women’s Progress Award has been honoring Texas A&M students, staff, faculty, and administrators who encourage and promote sensitivity to, and...

April 04, 2014

The College of Education and Human Development and Texas A&M were recently selected for membership into the Carnegie Project for Educational Doctorate Consortium. Dr. Beverly J. Irby, professor and Associate Department Head, Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, worked with the EAHR P-20 faculty to develop the proposal that resulted in...

April 01, 2014
March 31, 2014

Dr. E. Lisako McKyer, Associate Professor in the department of Health and Kinesiology, and Dr. Rafael Lara-Alecio, Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology in the College of Education & Human Development are recipients of...

March 26, 2014

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