Cognitive Coaching and Adaptive Schools Agency Trainer & Leadership Coach
Patricia Benson is the former founder and director of the Center for Excellence in Education that garnered two national awards for increasing student achievement in high-needs middle schools throughout Michigan. She is absolutely committed to improving the lives of students and making certain that all students are learning at high levels. To this end, she has spent most of her career supporting teachers and coaches to be effective educators. Pat is trained in Cognitive Coaching, the skills of collaboration through Adaptive Schools, Kagan Cooperative Learning and is the author of High-Performing Teams.
Pat teams up with Dave Nizinski to facilitate Cognitive Coaching and Adaptive Schools as agency trainers.