Yong Zhao, PhD

Foundation Distinguished Professor, School of Education at the University of Kansas; Professorial Fellow at the Mitchell Institute for Health and Education Policy, Victoria University in Australia; Global Chair at the University of Bath, UK; Founding Director of the Center for Teaching and Technology; Executive Director of the Confucius Institute, as well as the US-China Center for Research on Educational Excellence; Author, Reach for Greatness: Personalizable Education for All Children (2018), Counting What Counts: Reframing Education Outcomes (2016), Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Dragon: Why China has the Best (and Worst) Education System in the World (2014), Catching Up or Leading the Way: American Education in the Age of Globalization (2009) and World Class Learners (2012)