Faculty & Staff

Heather Pollard

Administrative title: Child Development Lab Coordinator

Office: U257
Email: hpollard@mtroyal.ca
Phone: 403.440.6776

Diploma Northern Lights College, Fort St. John. BC & Mount Royal College
Early Childhood Education & Special Education & Recreational Therapy



Heather has many years of experience working with children and families. This included work with the Cerebral Palsy Association in BC and various programs in Calgary, including the Mount Royal Childcare Centre. She has also been a contract instructor at Mount Royal in the Department of Child Studies and Social Work. and taught online courses with Grande Prairie and Red Deer College. Heather was also involved in Phases of the Alberta Curriculum Framework Pilot Project. As the current Lab Coordinator of the Child Development Lab (CSSW), she supports faculty and student education, and day-to-day running of the Lab.

Areas of instruction

  • Education in Early Childhood Education
  • Special Education and Recreational Therapy

Selected presentations

Early Learning and Child Care Curriculum Framework of Alberta