Beatriz Medrano graduated from the University of Texas Pan-American with a Bachelors in Science - Biology with minors in Chemistry and Spanish. She currently teaches at Manzano Middle School in Brownsville. She has taught seventh and eighth grades for over 14 years. Beatriz works with Education in Action because she loves incorporating what students learn in the classroom to real-world scenarios. She loves how science can be brought to life by simply visiting places that are in our own backyard.