A prolific writer, Yong Zhao has authored more than 100 articles and 20 books. Zhao's work focuses on the implications of globalization and technology on education.
Currently, Zhao is the Presidential Chair and Associate Dean for Global Education in the College of Education at the University of Oregon. He was previously a Distinguished Professor at the College of Education at Michigan State University. There, he founded the Center for Teaching and Technology.
A native of China, Zhao has amassed accolades for his work, including the Early Career Award from the American Educational Research Association. He was also named one of the 10 most influential people in educational technology by Tech & Learn magazine in 2012.
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|Mid-American Money: May 2009, Have the Regional and National Economies Hit Bottom? Which Indicators Should We Watch?||Guests included Anthony Hendrickson, Dean of the College of Business Administration at Creighton...|
|Blueprint Nebraska||The U.S. economy is suffering. Americans are losing jobs, homes and their health care coverage. To...|
|Nebraska Stories: Cowgirl Up, 101||The story of Tina Vanderpool, a bronc- and bull-rider. Vanderpool came late to the sport of rodeo,...|
|Nebraska Stories: Two Convicts in a Haystack, 101||A story told by Ted Kooser (Garland, NE), and John Lavicky and Herb Hrnicek (Dwight, NE). In one...|
|Nebraska Stories: Fantasia in Clay, 101||Gerit Grimm was born and raised in Germany. Her exposure to the culture of the United States was...|
|Nebraska Stories: Blizzard of 1888, 101||Nebraska poet and essayist, Ted Kooser, the 13th U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from his collection of...|
|The Recipe Box - Smoked Turkey with Delores Ruzicka||This episode of Recipe Box features Verdigre native Delores Ruzicka's Smoked Turkey.|
|Mid-American Money: April 2009, The Obama 2009-10 Budget and the Economy: The Good, Bad and Ugly||Guests included Nebraska Congressman Lee Terry and Missouri Congressman Sam Graves. Joining them...|
|E.N. Thompson Forum: Dr. Michael Olivas & Dr. Vernon Briggs, Illegal Immigrants: Path to Citizenship?||Estimates of the number of illegal immigrants in the United States range from 11 million to more...|
|Carl Sandburg Prayers for the People||A historical reflection on the work of Carl Sandburg, focusing on poetry, music and biographical...|