Ronald Morrish has been an educator and behavior specialist since 1972. He was a teacher with the District School Board of Niagara in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, for 26 years. During that time, he taught regular education and special education classes, was a learning resource teacher, and spent 16 years as the Board’s behavior specialist. In 1997, he became an independent consultant. In addition to presenting at conferences, Mr. Morrish provides professional development programs for teachers, and speaks to parent groups and child care providers, internationally.
Mr. Morrish has written and published three books. His first book, Secrets of Discipline, which was also produced in video and DVD formats, discusses twelve keys for raising responsible children without deal-making, arguments, and confrontations. His second book, With All Due Respect, focuses on the keys for improving personal discipline skills and building effective school discipline as a team. In 2003, he published Flip Tips, a mini-book of discipline tips and helpful hints, drawn from his books and presentations. Future projects include a set of DVDs and materials to accompany With All Due Respect.
Mr. Morrish’s educational background includes two undergraduate degrees, one in psychology from Queen’s University and one in education from Lakehead University, as well as a Master’s degree in education from the University of Toronto.