Katherina Payne

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Associate Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Email: kapayne@utexas.edu
Office: SZB 4.308E
Office Hours: By appointment (Spring 2022)
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Katherina Payne is an Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction in Social Studies Education. She received her B.A. in American Studies with a concentration in History and Political Science from Yale University, an M.A. in Urban Elementary Education from Adelphi University, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum & Instruction from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Professor Payne taught in New York City Public Schools, where she developed her own practice and pedagogy as a democratic elementary school teacher and a strong commitment to urban education.