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

Jo Worthy

Jo Worthy
Professor, C&I Graduate Advisor

Language & Literacy Studies

Jo Worthy, a former elementary and middle school teacher, is in the language and literacy program... more

Meet our Alumni

Dora Fabelo

Dora Fabelo
Executive Director for Human Resources, Austin Independent School District

I arrived in Austin, Texas in 1977 without a valid Texas teaching certificate. more