Welcome to Curriculum & Instruction
Are you interested in working in education? We can equip you with cutting-edge theories and practical skills to make a profound impact in the lives of students and their families, in schools and communities.
Local, National & International Recognition
Our faculty members are prominent voices in research and innovation. Our cooperative ventures with the large and diverse school districts of Minneapolis and St. Paul provide an ample space for our students to experiment, learn and grow within a real world context. Our students have gone on to make significant contributions in their chosen fields in the U.S. and abroad.
Read about our mission.
Naomi C. Chase Lecture Series
Jon Scieszka: Hilarious, transgressive, and enthusiastically taboo
The 2015 Naomi C. Chase Lecture in Children's Literature features Jon Scieszka, author of True Story of the 3 Little Pigs, Frank Enstein, Trucktown, and The Stinky Cheese Man. Read more...
7:00 Book Signing
Faculty wins award for excellence in teaching + student support
Associate Professor Diane Teddick is recognized for her leadership in advancing the University's teaching mission.
Faculty making a difference
Inspiring more math majors
Associate Professor Lesa Clarkson is founder of Prepare2Nspire, a peer-based tutoring program with a track record of helping 65 percent of participating eleventh-grade students increase their math scores by more than 10 percent. Read more...