Public Speaking & Presentations

Lessons & Consultations | Gallery | Open Call | Professional Development

As middle school teachers we know how to motivate a tough crowd. We are available for teaching engagements and creativity challenges. Let us know how we can help you.

thegsquaredcollaborative@gmail.com

Workshops for Educators

We regularly present at the Texas Art Education Association Annual Conference. Our workshop presentations have ranged from talks like "Art Teacher Hacks" to media specific hands on Make & Takes.

With nearly 20 years of art teaching experience between us, we can provide Professional Development on a wide range of topics suited to the needs of your teachers.

Professional DEVELOPMENT TOpics

  • Art for the Art-phobic Teacher : Integrating quality art time into your non-art classroom
  • Art & Technology:
  • Art & IB: Interdisciplinary planning and teaching
  • Art as a Process
  • Advocating for the Arts at your School
  • Teaching Art on a Budget
  • Art Teacher Hacks
  • Media Specific Workshops - the wonders of cardboard, printmaking, digital art and chrome books, ceramics, embossing, sewn soft sculpture

Wendy Gilbert has a Bachelors of Fine Arts from The University of Texas Pan American and a Masters in Educational Leadership The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Wendy is certified in Texas for Art EC - 12, Technology Applications & as a 4-8 Generalist

Fred Gonzalez has a Bachelors of Art Education from The University of Texas Pan American

Fred is certified in Texas for Art EC - 12