Talks covered by this speaker
Intrinsic Motivation and Self Determination in Learning
Unschooling - Exploring Learning Beyond the Classroom
Interview with Gina Riley, Ph.D. - Having a Sense of Competence, Autonomy, and Relatedness
Categories covered by Gina
About this Speaker
Gina Riley, Ph.D. is an educational psychologist, Clinical Professor, and Program Leader of the Adolescent Special Education Program at CUNY – Hunter College. Dr. Riley has over fifteen years experience working with teens diagnosed with learning disabilities and emotional/behavioral disorders. She is also a seasoned academic, with years of teaching, research, and supervisory experience within the fields of special education, psychology, school psychology, and mental health counseling. In addition, Dr. Riley has extensive experience in online education and distance learning at the college/university level. She is known internationally for her work in the fields of homeschooling, unschooling, and self-directed learning, and is the author of the new book Unschooling: Exploring Learning Beyond The Classroom (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020).