LETICIA N. AQUINO, Ph.D., is Associate Professor V of Philippine Normal University North Luzon teaching Professional Education courses. Currently, she is the Executive Director and Provost in the university. Prior to her position, she served as the Head of the Department of Languages, Linguistics, and Literature, Officer-In-Charge of the Office of Human Resources Group and Dean for Academics and Indigenous Peoples Education.

Dr. Aquino finished her Ph.D. by Research in Early Childhood Education at Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Perak, Malaysia; Ph.D. in Educational Management at University of La Salette, Santiago City;  MA in Educational Management at Isabela Colleges Foundation, Cauayan City; MA in Language Teaching (Academic Units) at University of the Philippines, Diliman; Certificate in Preschool at Philippine Normal University, Isabela Campus, and Bachelor in Elementary Education at Philippine Normal College, Isabela Campus.

Dr. Aquino has written books in Early Childhood Education, Children’s Literature, Speech and Stage Arts, Speaking and Listening, Writing, Reading, and Grammar. Her research areas include Early Childhood Education, Educational Management and Leadership, Language Education, Mother Tongue-Based-Multi-Lingual Education and IP Education. She has been invited as resource speaker, lecturer, coordinator, facilitator, reviewer, and consultant of different academic gatherings in the national and international settings.