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College of Education

Heather Brooker

Lecturer of Learning Sciences

Office: 412 Gantt Circle
Phone: 864-238-7703
Vita: Click Here

Educational Background

Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction
Clemson University 2013

M.S. Environmental Studies
Medical University of South Carolina 1998

M.Ed. Elementary Education
Converse College 2005

BA Psychology
Wake Forest University 1994


Heather R. Brooker (Ph.D., Clemson University) is a lecturer of educational psychology and assessment at Clemson University. Heather teaches educational psychology, classroom assessment, learning and motivation in context, and contemporary issues in assessment. Dr. Brooker’s research and service interests are in the relationship between assessment and student engagement and reflection within a backward design approach to instructional planning. In particular, how these relationships can guide and promote the use of Universal Design principles and differentiated instructional practices in the classroom.