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

Anthony Brown

Anthony Brown
Associate Professor and Fellow in the Lawrence & Stel Marie Lowman College of Education Endowe

Cultural Studies in Education, Social Studies Education

Anthony Brown's research focuses on historical and contempoaray issues and discourses concerning... more

Meet our Alumni

Nihat Polat

Nihat Polat
Assistant Professor of Education and ESL MSED Program Director, Duquesne University

There are some things that any graduate student can learn on their own but being an ‘apprentice’ and learning from faculty who do cutting-edge research is a different experience. more