Diane Bramstedt, Paraeducator
How long have you been working at Hopkins and how long in education?
I have been at Hopkins since 2020 and working in education for 24 years.
Where did you grow up and how long have you lived in this area?
I was born in South Dakota. I have lived here for 28 years.
Who was your favorite teacher and why?
Mrs. Stefin, my first grade teacher. She always combed my hair.
What do you enjoy about working with preschoolers and their families?
I love the little ones because they surprise me every day with what they say and do.
What do you do when you are not at school?
I spend time in my garden or reading a good book.
What is something that never fails to make you laugh or smile?
My cats and my family.
If you could have a superpower, what would it be?
To have the ability to change a room or a car or the weather...