“I am fascinated with the art of teaching and learning,” he said. “Everyone is some kind of smart —be it mathematical, verbal, kinesthetic or musical. We all have a particular learning style and it is our job, as educators, to help our students discover their talents and to build on their natural skill sets.”
A former state finalist for Principal of the Year and a participant in The Principals’ Center at Harvard University, Dr. Gonzalez has a wealth of experience and a passion for teaching. He has taught in the Educational Leadership Department as a Practicing Lecturer at the University of Texas-Pan American.
Dr. Gonzalez officially became McAllen ISD’s Superintendent on August 4, 2016. He had served as the District’s Interim Superintendent since February.