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

Walter Stroup

Walter Stroup
Associate Professor & STEM Program Coordinator

STEM Education

Research:  Developer of generative design to support group-based, socially mediated, STEM... more

Meet our Alumni

Brian Dauenhauer

Brian Dauenhauer
Assistant Professor of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Northern Colorado

I completed my undergraduate work in Physical Education at the University of Illinois and came to UT- Austin for a Master’s program in Exercise Physiology. After graduating, I began teaching at the University of Texas Elementary School and realized my passion for school-wide health promotion promotion and effective data-use in physical education. more