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

Claudia G. Cervantes-Soon

Claudia G. Cervantes-Soon
Assistant Professor of Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Completing the doctoral program in Cultural Studies was a life-changing journey. From the research to the teaching collaborations and relationships that I developed... more