Heriberto Velasquez

Heriberto Velasquez

Heriberto Velasquez

Role : Educational Coordinator, CentroNía Institute
Mobile : 202-332-4200 ext. 1139

    Heriberto Velasquez graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood from Antioch College in Yellows Springs, Ohio. He has been working in the Early Childhood field for the past 13 years. Heriberto also worked as a volunteer social worker abroad in Quito, Ecuador as well as in Morelia, Mexico. In 2014 along with his colleague Esteban Morales, Heriberto wrote and published CIRPA (CentroNia Institute Reflective Practice Approach). A toolkit for early care and education practitioners to strengthen their ability to sustain quality teacher-child interaction and to create a stimulating and content-rich educational experience for children through intentional planning, documentation, assessment & reflective practices.

    Heriberto is a certified CLASS observer for the levels of Infant, Toddler and Pre-K.