Heather L Closen


Heather L Closen

  • Position: Assistant Teaching Professor
  • Phone: 419.372.0666
  • Email: hclosen@bgsu.edu
  • Address: GMH 313A

Professional Biography/Profile

As an Assistant Teaching Professor, Heather Closen brings a wealth of experience in working with children from preschool to upper elementary. She started with the college in 2022. Her passion lies in shaping future teachers, instilling in them the confidence and knowledge essential for exceptional teaching. Witnessing students connect new information to prior knowledge and experience their "AHA" moments is the highlight of her profession.

Courses Taught

EIEC 2340

EDTL 3020

EIEC 3210

EIEC 4210

EIEC 3340

EIEC 3350

Fieldwork/Internship Opportunities

Heather Closen integrates field placements into the EIEC Program, allowing students to gain practical experience throughout their coursework. The program culminates in a student teaching placement during their senior year.

Full Credentials

M.Ed. in Special Education, Kent State University; B.A. in Psychology, College of Wooster

Updated: 01/30/2024 03:41PM