Heather Hunter

Urban and Inner-City Studies

Heather Hunter Title: Director - Manitoba Education and Research Network (MERN).


Heather's work with MERN helps to foster equity and engagement through local educational research activities using community-based, participatory practices and critical inquiry processes. She worked in the inner city district of the Winnipeg School Division for over twenty years as a teacher, counselor and school administrator before joining government to work on education research and policy.

Visit the MERN homepage.


Instructor: UIC 2515(3) - History of Education in Winnipeg's Inner City.


Publications: Heather's most recent article, The Manitoba Education Research Network: Local Research to Support Student Learning and School Improvement, was published in the November 2014 issue of "Education Canada".