Heather Heidtman, M.S. m
Heather is a certified teacher and received her Master's Degree in Education from the University of New Haven. She has also received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Southern Connecticut State University. Heather is certified in education and will be the teacher for grades 3 here at OLM Prep.
Heather has been a successful teacher for OLM Prep this past year. She has also taught summer school in a STEM program for the Middletown Public Schools, prior to that she taught grade 2 at St. Mary's School.
Heather has recently participated in the Seedlings Teacher Collaborative in New Haven, CT and gained immense knowledge on how to integrate STEAM in the classroom and has pioneered a Family STEM night. She supports a Makerspace with full student access to rotating choice boards and STEM activities for collaborative project based learning. OLM Prep's Makerspace will provide hands-on, creative ways to encourage students to design, experiment, build and invent as they deeply engage in science, engineering and mathematics. Heather will continue to align teaching and learning STEAM activities for her OLM Prep students.
Heather is looking forward to collaborating with families and creating lifelong learners in her students.