Pedro is an ex-law enforcement officer and has been an educator for approximately two decades. He has taught elementary, middle, high and college-level courses. He is an educational consultant and President/CEO of Venn Leadership and Consulting, LLC and martialartsnow.com. As a consultant, his objective is to assist educators and administrators in developing effective strategies that address 21st Century Learning. To stay current on his teaching skills, he is an adjunct professor, teaching Critical Thinking and Strategies for Success. Pedro was voted Adjunct Professor of the Year (2015), at his local university in Virginia Beach by his peers and students. Additionally, he facilitates professional development workshops for educators, administrators, managers and leaders.
Pedro has a special interest in the Edgar Cayce’s Documentaries. He has a BS in Chemistry, Masters in Education and completed post-graduate work in Organizational Leadership/Conflict Resolution (60 credit hours), maintaining a 4.0 GPA. He is ABD (All-But-Disseration).
Pedro has developed a classroom management program termed “1/3-Full Circle.” The program assists educators in addressing and reducing common behavior issues in the classroom. Some of the concepts are applicable in the corporate world. He is currently working on a series of lectures relates to emotional intelligence and cognitive learning…
“Ultimately, you must forget about technique. The further you progress, the fewer teachings there are. The Great Path is really NO PATH.” -Ueshiba