Minnesota Council for the Gifted & Talented

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MCGT Facebook Live CHAT- Regulation for Learning: Essential Skills for Success

Tuesday, May 26, 7-7:30pm on the Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented (MCGT) Facebook page

Presenter: Richard M. Cash, Ed.D.

Parents will learn about self-regulation for learning, and be offered useful strategies to help their children be better prepared for the complexities of life on-line and beyond the K-12 setting. 

Dr. Richard M. Cash is an award-winning educator and who has worked in the field of education for more than 30 years. His range of experience includes teaching, curriculum coordination, and program administration. Currently, he is an internationally recognized education consultant (www.nrich.consulting). His consulting work has taken him throughout the United States, as well as into Canada, The Czech Republic, China, Cyprus, England, Indonesia, Kuwait, Mexico, Poland, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, South Korea, and Turkey. 

Richard received his Doctorate in Educational Leadership, and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, MN. Along with his Bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Richard holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theater from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire.  For over 10 years, he co-directed a children’s theater company in Minnesota, and co-authored 4 award winning children’s plays. He was recipient of the National Association for Gifted Children’s Early Leader Award (2011), recognizing his leadership in programing for gifted children. Richard was also named the “Friend of the Gifted, 2016” by the Minnesota Educators of the Gifted and Talented.

His areas of expertise are educational programming, rigorous and challenging curriculum design, differentiated instruction, 21stcentury skills, brain-compatible classrooms, gifted & talented education, and self-regulated learning. Dr. Cash authored the books Advancing Differentiation: Thinking and Learning for the 21st Century(2017) winner of The Legacy Book® Award for Outstanding Educators Publication; Differentiation for Gifted Learners: Going Beyond the Basics (2014) (co-author Diane Heacox), winner of The Legacy Book® Award for Outstanding Educators Publication (2014); and Self-Regulation in the Classroom: Helping Students Learn How to Learn (2016). All books are published by Free Spirit Publishing, Inc. (www.freespirit.com). 

Richard lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Palm Springs, CA, USA.

Dr. Cash may be reached at: www.nrich.consulting, [email protected], 1-612-670-0278

Mark your calendars for our Facebook Live CHAT (Connect, Help, Advocate, Talk) – Tuesdays, 7-7:30 p.m. on the Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented (MCGT) Facebook page

Missed the live chat? The video recording will be available on MCGT’s website