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

Darla M. Castelli

Darla M. Castelli
Associate Professor and Graduate Advisor

Physical Education Teacher Education, Health Behavior & Health Education

Darla M. Castelli, Ph.D. is an associate professor of physical education pedagogy in the Department... more

Meet our Alumni

Chun-Yen Chang

Chun-Yen Chang
Director of the Science Education Center, National Taiwan Normal University

Looking back on the days at UT Austin, I have to say that I truly had some of the best learning experiences of my life... more