In consulting with parents, I utilize a short-term, solution-oriented approach, which differs from counseling or psychotherapy.
Sheri tailors each program to meet the needs of the individual school and does not promote or utilize one particular program for all schools.
Sheri is available as a speaker for public and private schools, parent groups and organizations, and a variety of other community settings.
Sheri Werner is a professional educator with over twenty years experience in both the private and public sector. She co-founded a private, K-8th grade school where she served as Head of School for fifteen years before diving into public education as the Founding Principal of The City School in Los Angeles (6-8th grades).
Over 20 years ago, in searching for a school for her first child and not finding many viable options, Sheri stumbled into co-founding a K-8th grade private school, which became the impetus for her life’s work and passion – working with students, parents and educators. Through the process of building this school, it became very clear to Sheri that children learn best when they are educated in an environment that supports their social and emotional growth and safety, as well as their academic development. This discovery inspired her to spend the next 20 years creating and building public and private schools where students learn to:
Working with educators, students, and parents over the past 20 years has proven to be a tremendously rewarding experience for Sheri. In addition to having the honor of creating safe environments for students, her individual work with parents, teachers, and students has enabled her to grow as both an educator and a human being. Having served in various roles as teacher, parent collaborator, school counselor, and Head of School, Sheri is excited to offer her services as a private consultant in a variety of capacities.