Welcome

The mission of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is to advance knowledge and the practice of teaching and learning. We address the educational needs of a rapidly changing global society in democratic and socially just ways. Our teaching and research are rooted in a variety of academic disciplines. We value innovation and build upon the strengths of cultural and linguistic diversity.

Meet our Faculty

Louis Harrison

Louis Harrison
Professor

Cultural Studies in Education, Physical Education Teacher Education

Dr. Harrison has focused his research on the influences of race related self-schemata and African... more

Meet our Alumni

LaGarrett King

LaGarrett King
Assistant Professor of Secondary Social Studies Education, Clemson University

My four years at UT-Austin was one of my most enjoyable and intellectually stimulating experiences in my life. I met some life long friends and colleagues. more