Gretchen Berg is a teaching artist/educator with more than 30 years of experience. She is known for her collaborative approach, working with educators and students to integrate theater, dance, visual arts, and classroom curriculum in New England schools, community centers, and museums. She received the Maine Alliance for Art Education’s 2007 Bill Bonyun Award for her contribution to the arts in Maine schools. She is very well known to Portland Schools.
Gretchen has taught at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education (“Learning & Teaching about Diversity through Performance Art”), Bowdoin College, Bates College, and the University of Southern Maine. She serves on the Steering Committee for the New England Consortium of Artist Educator Professionals (NECAP). Gretchen performs with “Berg, Jones & Sarvis” and holds an EdM Arts in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.