Velàzquez Professional Learning


At Velazquez Press, we believe that professional learning can make a difference in students’ lives. We believe that all students and all adults in a school community bring value to the table, want to do their best, and are capable of learning and of achieving great things. And we believe that all students benefit when educators attend to language & culture.  

All professional learning experiences delivered by Velazquez Press: 

  • Are informed by an assets-based philosophy of students, educators, and families.  
  • Provide participants with ready-to-implement strategies and tools.  
  • Include multimedia resources such as books and videos.  
  • Allow participants to join a supportive community of learners.  
  • Are led by highly qualified facilitators.  
  • Center on content that is supported by the latest research and thinking.  
  • Include opportunities for participants to interact meaningfully with each other and with facilitators. 
  • Are personalized to fit the needs of the audience.  
  • Include opportunities for participants to apply their learning to their classroom or context. 
  • Include options to extend learning with job-embedded services.