Nathan Zhao

Nathan is a Research Scientist at Encore Lab. He is also working as a Distinguished Visiting Professor at the School of Educational Technology in Northwest Normal University in Lanzhou, China. Nathan got his Ph.D. in Curriculum Studies & Teacher Development from the Ontario Institute of Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto. Nathan was a faculty member working at the School of Educational Technology in South China Normal University before he moved to Toronto in 2000. 

Nathan has over 20 years of research and teaching experiences in Educational Technology. His research interests include science education in technology-enhanced learning environment, teacher knowledge and practices with inquiry and technology, computer-supported collaborative learning, and learning analytics.