Middle and High School Math Teacher; Department Chair (Math)
CHRIS HECKMAN received his Bachelor's of Arts at the University of Arizona in 2007 and his Master's in Education in 2015 from Portland State University. He's been teaching math since 2014 and is passionate about democratic and constructivist education. Since he first joined Northwest Academy, Chris has taught both algebra 1, algebra 2, and learning lab. He is currently Northwest Academy's math placement coordinator and math chairperson. Chris loves math, philosophy, political science, hiking, cycling, rock climbing, mindfulness meditation, and spending time with his wife and son. Chris joined Northwest Academy in August of 2019.