English Teacher

Cesar Chavez Academy

Contact: davalos1@yisd.net


Going in Circles Goes A Long Way!

Diana Avalos is an English teacher at Cesar Chavez Academy in El Paso, Texas. She was awarded Teacher of the Year in 2011-2012. She has over fifteen years of educational experience working on a DAEP campus. Diana received her master’s degree in Teacher Leadership from Lamar University, and has a Master of Arts in English, from Southern New Hampshire University. Last year, Diana attended the five day Restorative Discipline Coordinator training where she became a certified trainer for restorative discipline. Since then, she has implemented restorative practices and has seen the effects of building positive educational and personal relationships and how those relationships really impact students and the culture of the school campus.