Meet the Faculty: First Grade Teacher Chrystal Westwood
Education: AA in Radio-TV-Film-San Antonio College, BA in Interdisciplinary Studies with a specialization in Early Childhood Education-UTSA, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction-Grand Canyon University
What did you do before you came to Keystone: I was a reading teacher at Carvajal Elementary in SAISD. Prior to that, I taught 3rd grade and worked with dyslexic students in Harlandale ISD. I also taught Kindergarten at The Acorn School.
Why do you like working here: Keystone is such a wonderful and unique place. I feel very fortunate to be part of this community. The families are wonderful, our students are curious and inquisitive, and I work alongside the most amazing faculty and staff!
Hobbies/pastimes: I enjoy music, movies, and spending time with family and friends!
Something (personal or professional) you’re proud of: Raising my two children to be kind and caring individuals and being a teacher for 20 years!
Favorite/inspirational book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo
Favorite quote: “ It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” — e.e. cummings
Luz G. Oliveira Martins
We absolutely love you, Mrs. Westwood! Thank you for being an instrumental part of our village (because it does take one) by raising our child with such patience and care.