Welcome to the Department of Curriculum & Teaching!

Programs in curriculum and instruction address critical issues in learning, teaching, and curriculum to prepare students to serve as leaders in local, state, national, and international positions. The department has undergraduate and graduate initial teacher licensure programs, graduate programs for added endorsements and masters and doctoral programs in curriculum and instruction. Learn more »

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Study Abroad in Cuba

study abroad in Cuba

Apply now for the Cuban Culture and Society Program - Deadline March 1!

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Study Abroad in Korea

TESOL practicum

Undergraduate students are eligible to apply for the Freeman scholarship ($5,000).

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Alumni Feature

Heather Lee (right) and others

Heather Lee (C&T alumnus) is the recipient of the Lawrence Schools Foundation "Dedication to Education" award. Full story »

Join us in congratulating Laura Brogdon, math teacher at Shawnee Mission West, C&T alumnus, and recipient of the Educating Excellence Award from Perceptive Software and the University of Kansas School of Engineering! Video: http://flash.smsd.org/index.php?vidid=501
Congrats to Dr. John Rury of #KUSOE - 2015 ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowship: http://t.co/qOSNOP5VUy http://t.co/2qaTWZQpj8


Associate professor Diane Nielsen involved in $120 million project to overhaul how reading is taught to children by 2015
School of Education is 10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
—U.S. News & World Report
3.35: average GPA of students admitted to teacher education program
All teacher education programs accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
All teacher education programs accredited by the Kansas State Department of Education
Alumni have been named Kansas Teacher of the Year
Alumni have received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching and the Horizon Award