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

Cinthia Salinas

Cinthia Salinas
Associate Professor; C&I Associate Chair; Program Area Coordinator for Social Studies & Advisor for the Social Studies UTeach Urban Teacher Program

Bilingual/Bicultural Education, Cultural Studies in Education, Social Studies Education

Dr. Salinas is a member of the Social Studies program area, and is an affiliate faculty member in... more

Meet our Alumni

Jill Scott

Jill Scott
Assistant Professor, Teacher Education, Abilene Christian University

I received my undergraduate degree from University of Texas in 1973 more