Associate Professor, College of Education and Information Sciences, Long Island University, C. W. Post
Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University
Expertise in Pedagogy, Curriculum Development, Curriculum History
Director, Writer and Producer of feature-length movie, SINGAPORE DREAMING (Together with Colin Goh)
Winner, Best Asian Film Award at Tokyo International Film Festival
Winner, Montblanc New Screenwriters Award, San Sebastian International Film Festival
Winner, Audience Award, Asian American International Film Festival, New York
Creator, Writer, DIM SUM WARRIORS, a new iPad app that allows people to read comics about kung fu-fighting food and learn Chinese.
Mommy to Kaikai.
Woo, Y. Y., & Goh, C. (2006). Singapore Dreaming. [Motion picture]. Singapore.
Woo, Y. Y., & Goh, C. (2005). 3Meals. [Short film]. Singapore.
Woo, Y, Y. (2011). Age. In N. Lesko and S. Talburt (Eds.), Keywords in Youth Studies: Tracing Affects, Movements, Knowledges
Woo, Y. Y. J. (2010). Getting past our inner censor: Collective storytelling as pedagogy in a polarized media environment. Journal of Media Literacy Education, 1(2), 132-136. Retrieved October 18, 2010, from http://jmle.org/index.php/JMLE/article/view/46/23
Goh, C. & Woo, Y. Y. J. (Eds.) (2002/2009). The Coxford Singlish Dictionary. Singapore: Angsana Books.
Woo, Y. Y. J. (2008). Engaging new audiences: Translating research into popular media. Educational Researcher, 37(6), 321-329.
Woo, Y. Y. & Simmons, J. (2008). Paved with good intentions: Images of textbook development in Afghanistan. Asian-Pacific Journal of Education, 28(3), 291-304.
Woo, Y. Y. (2008). Youth temporalities and the cost of Singapore’s educational success. Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, 29(2), 159-178.
Woo, Y. Y, J., & Goh, C. (2008). Missing the Hokkien Boy: TalkingCock.com and PM Goh. In B. Welsh, J. Chin, A. Mahizhnan, T. H. Tan (Eds.), Impressions: The Goh Years. National University of Singapore Press.
Woo, Y. Y. J., & Goh, C. (2007). Caging the bird: TalkingCock.com and the pigeonholing of Singaporean citizenship. In K. P. Tan (Ed.), Renaissance Singapore? Economy, Culture and Politics (pp. 95-113). Singapore: NUS Press.
Woo, Y. Y. J., & Goh, C. (2006). Foreword. In Y. Ng, SQ21: Singapore queers in the 21st century (pp. 2-5). Singapore: Oogachaga.
Woo, Y. Y. J. (2005). ‘Remaking citizens: Perspectives from the lived temporalities of four Singaporean youths’. In G. Holm & H. Helve (Eds.), Contemporary Youth Research: Local Expressions and Global Connections (pp. 173-184). Hampshire, UK: Ashgate.
Woo, Y.Y. J., & Goh, C. (2001). ‘Paved with good intentions: how living in New York has illuminated for us the difference between The Singaporean Dream and The Singapore Plan’. In G. B. Lee (Ed.), Singaporeans exposed: navigating the ins and outs of globalization (pp. 118-130). Singapore: Landmark Books.