January 25, 8:45am - 10:00am CST. Hosted at CAST Tech High School
part of a series on Surreal
About the speaker
Belinda Medellin is a Master Teacher who works with high school students to discover the joy of learning when it comes to Digital Media and Communications. Belinda believes that using creativity, life experience, and the sheer will to overcome all odds, she can inspire her ever-evolving students to be the dreamers of dreams. Belinda has worked at creating various opportunities and innovative programs for her students. She has pioneered the country’s first User Experience (UX) 4 year course pathway at the high school level for the new innovative Tech school in the heart of Downtown San Antonio, CAST Tech High School.
In addition to teaching for 12 years, Belinda has worked for corporations such as Southwestern Bell (Now AT&T), Allstate and even was a photographer in the U.S. Navy. Her first year of teaching, she had received the honor of 2007 New Teacher of the Year for Tivy High School in Kerrville, Texas. She also has been recognized for the work she has done in Texas high school Speech & Debate and Theatre programs (UIL). Recently, she mentored the 2017 Rising Star Teacher of the Year, Vanessa Trevino, for San Antonio Independent School District.
Belinda Medellin holds a M.A in Educational Technology from Ashford University and a B.G.S in Music/Theatre from Indiana University.
Estate Coffee Company is a small batch, craft coffee roaster and espresso bar in downtown San Antonio, Texas. We believe in sourcing the best coffee and ingredients for our beverages by working with family-owned importers and local food purveyors. We try to promote transparency by having the roasting and brewing methods front and center in our 1,200 square foot space with seating for you to watch and feel involved with the coffee roasting process.
You may enter the school parking lot off N Flores St. or W Quincy St. The CAST Tech building backs up to N Flores St., please follow signs from the parking lot for CreativeMornings.