On Saturday, April 25, 2015, University of Oregon education professor Yong Zhao gave a keynote address at the second annual conference of the Network for Public Education (NPE). Zhao’s entire 55-minute speech can be found here.
I thought this speech worthy of preservation as a Word document; so, I decided to transcribe it.
I am pleased to say that I am finished. The full transcription of Zhao’s speech is available here for any and all who wish to read it:
Yong_Zhao NPE Transcript
However, the remainder of this post consists of the last of my five installments of Zhao’s speech, for those who have been patiently waiting for this, Part V, after having read Parts I, II, III, and IV.
At the conclusion of Part IV, I ended with Zhao’s discussion of Asian officials’ wondering how it is that their students score so well on…