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Alejandra Martinez

Educator at Sea
Eagle Pass Independent School District

Alejandra Martinez is a 7th grade science teacher at Memorial Junior High in Eagle Pass, Texas. Alejandra has taught 7th and 8th grade science for 7 years. She has sponsored the Memorial Junior High chapter of the National Junior Honor Society and cosponsors the Environmental Conservation Organization. She helps organize field trips to the Rio Grande River where students are able to gain experience testing the river’s water quality.

Alejandra Martinez earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences at Texas A&M University where she had the opportunity to study wildlife and ecotourism in South Africa. She has recently completed her master’s degree in education with an emphasis in science at Sul Ross State University. She is currently pursuing an administrative degree.


Alejandra participated in the following Ocean Exploration Trust expeditions: