Heather McPherson

Senior Science Teacher, Laval Senior Academy

Heather McPherson is a senior science teacher at Laval Senior Academy in Laval, Quebec, and a PhD student at McGill University. In 2016 she won the McGill University Department of Integrated Studies in Education “Indy” Educator Practitioner-Researcher Award. Her article “Material Science and the Problem of Garbage: Where Does All That Stuff Go?” will be published in the November issue of The Science Teacher. With Maggie McDonnell, she wrote “Articulation between High School and CEGEP Science Post-Reform: Understanding the Gap,” which will be published in College Quarterly.