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Yolie Westerstrom Diego

Institution: 
Retired from Santa Cruz High School (2013)
Positions: 

Spanish teacher Supervisor of graduate students in the Stanford Teacher Education Program (2013-present)
Language Chairperson, Santa Cruz High School (1996-2012)

Degrees: 

BA Spanish and Latin American Studies, Newcomb College of Tulane University

Awards: 
2013 Outstanding High School Teacher (Santa Cruz Education Foundation); 2001 Educator of the Year, Finalist (California League of High Schools); Fulbright-Hayes scholarship recipient, summer 2005, Chile;
Languages: 
Spanish
Specialities: 
Effective strategies for lesson and unit design (World Languages); assessment. “To have another language is to have another soul.” Charlemagne