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Associate Professor Develops Physical Education Teacher Preparation Curriculum in China

April 17, 2019

Xiaofen Keating is expanding the experience and knowledge of College of Education students by giving them a hands-on learning environment that takes them across the globe.

Diane Schallert interviewed about new cursive curriculum

April 12, 2019

Educational Psychology Professor Diane Schallert explains how requiring students to learn cursive can help grow their comprehension skills in a recent interview with WCNC.

Alumna Wins TAHPERD Honor Award

April 11, 2019

Congratulations to Tere Ramirez, B.S. ‘77 and M.Ed. ‘81 on receiving the Honor Award from the Texas Association for Health and Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

Ed Coyle Cited in New York Times on the Effects of Sitting

Apr. 11, 2019

Professor Ed Coyle was cited in a New York TImes article on how sitting for most of the day could make us resistant to the usual metabolic benefits of exercise.

PHEL Alumna Wins American Association of Blacks in Higher Education Dissertation of the Year

April 8, 2019

Tracie Lowe, Ph.D. ’18, alumna from the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy’s Higher Education Leadership program, is the AAABHE 2019 Dissertation of the Year winner.

ELP Alumnus Makes Forbes 30 Under 30 List in Education

April 8, 2019

As the assistant superintendent for the Office of Strategy and Innovation in HISD, Jharrett Bryantt leads a number of high-priority initiatives for the district.