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

Melissa Mosley Wetzel

Melissa Mosley Wetzel
Associate Professor

Language & Literacy Studies

Melissa Mosley Wetzel is an Associate Professor of Language and Literacy. Her research and teaching... more

Meet our Alumni

Nailah Jones

Nailah Jones
ESL/Kinder Teacher, Govalle Elementary School

My experience at the University of Texas completely expanded my views about the importance of education, the methods I use to teach... more