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

Susan Empson

Susan Empson
Professor

STEM Education

Susan Empson studies the teaching and learning of mathematics in elementary and middle-school... more

Meet our Alumni

Antonio J. Castro

Antonio J. Castro
Assistant Professor of Education, University of Missouri

The University of Texas at Austin will always feel like home to me. The most important thing that UT has offered me has been the encouragement, wisdom, and guidance of the faculty... more