Cheryl Patterson-Menckowski

MTSS Trainer

Cheryl Patterson-Menckowski

Cheryl Patterson-Menckowski, M.Ed. Cheryl leads and co-leads five IL-Empower school district projects both comprehensive and targeted, across the state of Illinois. These school improvement projects are a varied combination of leadership coaching, instructional coaching, leadership team development, MTSS team development and coaching, EWIMS implementation, data collection, progress monitoring and professional development. Cheryl has also worked in Maine and Massachusetts as a Teachstone CLASS™ Observer. She is certified as a Secondary & Upper Elementary CLASS™ Observer for classrooms, grades 4-12. Cheryl was a lead for content and facilitation of the MTSS Network Learning Community successfully conducted in the Spring of 2021 for school district teams across Illinois. Cheryl has presented at Regional and State conferences on topics ranging from Leadership for Change, MTSS, Systemic School Improvement Processes and Social-Emotional Learning. Prior to her current work here, she was a building principal for a Pre-K – 8th grade Elementary School in Illinois.