Curriculum and Instruction

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Welcome to the Department of Curriculum and Instruction.

We offer undergraduate degrees in Elementary, Middle, and Secondary Education. The department also offers graduate programs in Elementary, Middle Level, and Secondary Education, Literacy, and Instructional Systems Design. In addition, the department offers graduate work leading to an Ed.D. degree in Instruction and Administration. Planned programs of study leading to certification rank changes are also available through the department and we are home to the Bluegrass Writing Project.

    • 02
    • Mar
Recent University of Kentucky College of Education grad Kate Topley is teaching classrooms of 7th and 8th grade science students at Edythe J. Hayes Middle School in Lexington.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education from UK in May 2015, majoring in Middle School Education, with concentrations in Science and English Language Arts. Topley recently shared about her experience at...
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    • Dec
A two-time graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Education, Ashley Lamb-Sinclair, is the 2016 Kentucky Teacher of the Year. “The UK College of Education congratulates Ashley Lamb-Sinclair on this tremendous honor,” said UK College of Education Dean Mary John O’Hair. Lamb-Sinclair, a National Board-certified teacher in her tenth year of teaching, is an Innovator with the Redesign Challenge through the...
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    • Nov
How teachers learn to teach: UK College of Education Associate Dean Laurie Henry discusses work under way to examine effective approaches to field experiences and clinical practice. Read her blog atRead More → -->
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