Visit from the TAFE Students

The Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) held its 2015 Summer Leadership Workshop at our campus on June 29, 2015. Donita Garza, the State Program Director, brought eager and dedicated teachers-to-be to the program. We were honored to have the opportunity to meet and interact with this cadre of future teachers. Two of our undergraduate […]

Explore Summer 2015

On June 23, 2015, a bright and energetic group of high school students and teachers-to-be attend Texas A&M for the Explore Summer Camp. We were honored to have the opportunity to meet and engage with these future teachers. Two of our undergraduate programs in Educational Psychology had the opportunity to participate in the event. Special […]

A Cinco de Mayo Celebration

On May 5, 2015, the Bilingual Program and the Center for Research and Development in Dual Language and Literacy Acquisition (CRDLLA) held a Cinco de Mayo celebration for the faculty and staff in the Department of Educational Psychology and for the Bryan/College Station community. The master of ceremonies was Dr.Jose Antonio Caraballo.   And as […]

Motivating and Inspiring Students – BESO Elementary School Career Fair

On January 30, 2015, the Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO) held the 2nd annual Elementary School Career Fair at South Knoll Elementary (College Station ISD). This was a service learning project. The officers and members of BESO served as liaisons and facilitators in a partnership between professionals in the community and a local elementary school. […]

Blending with Blinn 2014 a Success!

On November 6, 2014 three Hispanic/Latino student organizations, the Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO), the Council for Minority Student Affairs (CMSA), and the First Generation Student Organization (FGSO), hosted the first Blending with Blinn Event. The purpose of the event was to provide Blinn students information to make the transition into Texas A&M University more effective. […]

The Center for Research and Development in Dual Language and Literacy Acquisition (CRDLLA) was Approved!

In August of 2013, Center for Research and Development in Dual Language and Literacy Acquisition (CRDLLA) was approved as an official university center by the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents.   Led by co-directors Rafael Lara-Alecio and Beverly J. Irby, and associate director, Fuhui Tong, the Center will provide leadership in research, assessment, […]