Dr. Yong Zhao is an internationally known scholar, author, and speaker. His works focus on the implications of globalization and technology on education. He has designed schools that cultivate global competence, developed computer games for language learning, and founded research and development institutions to explore innovative education models. He has published over 100 articles and 20 books, including Catching Up or Leading the Way: American Education in the Age of Globalization and World Class Learners: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students.
Join us for an interactive session with Dr. Yong Zhao as he presents information for our parents and community regarding innovation in education and the skills that our students need to be competitive in a global society.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
100 E. Dublin-Granville Rd.
New Albany, OH 43054
Learn more about Dr. Yong Zhao here.
Global Showcase with Yong Zhao – June 19, 2013
The following day, June 19, the district will co-sponsor a day-long summit with the Columbus Council of World Affairs (CCWA). Graduating the World’s Best will focus on how global competence will benefit today’s K-12 students, our community, and the region. Keynote speaker Yong Zhao is Associate Dean for Global Education at the University of Oregon. Outstanding providers like Primary Source and the Buck Institute will be on hand to share resources for globalizing curriculum and instruction. Register here.