Hyesoo Yoo is an Assistant Professor of Music Education and teaches undergraduate level classes in music education that include elementary music methods, secondary music methods, lab ensemble, and Women’s Chorus. Prior to this appointment, she worked at the University of Florida where she taught technology assisted music learning and musics of world (online MMME program). She is currently a member of the editorial board for the Music Educators Journal. Her research interest includes multicultural issues, creative activities, students' motivation, and the innovative uses of technology in classrooms in both K-12 and higher education. She has published her research in the Journal of Research in Music Education, Contributions in Music Education, General Music Today, and the Music Educators Journal. She has presented at numerous conferences throughout the U.S. and internationally, including NAfME Music Research & Teacher Education Conference, Society for Music Teacher Education, the Florida Music Educators Association, the 10th Asia Pacific Symposium on Music Education Research, the Fifth International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education, ACDA National Conference, and the Suncoast Music Education Research Symposium.