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Yolie Westerstrom Diego

Institution: 
Stanford Teacher Education Program, Stanford University
Positions: 

Supervisor for STEP, Retired Spanish Teacher, Santa Cruz High School

Degrees: 

B.A. in Latin American Studies and Spanish; Tulane University, New Orleans, LA; Louisiana credential, Tulane University; California credential, University of California Santa Cruz

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

"No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." – Aesop