Mrs. H. McArdle

Stock Photographer

Portfolio with Dreamstime

Earth Science Videos

Instructional Videos Production

with Castle Learning since 2017

Script writing. Narration. Scientific illustrations. Photography.

National Award 2014

'Teacher of the Year'

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation

You Tube! '2014 TOTY Heather McArdle'

National Award 2010

‘CPO Frey-Sci. Award for Excellence in

H.S. Inquiry-Based Sci. Teaching’

National Science Teachers Association

Awarded 'Alumni of Distinction'


SUNY Oneonta Alumni Association

Awarded the NYS and Eastern Sectional Award

2010 ‘Outstanding Earth Science Teacher’

National Association of Geoscience Teachers

Lab Manuals

Activities adaptable for middle school, high school, or collegiate level instruction

Published by and available exclusively through Flinn Scientific at

Earth Science Kits

Produced by and available exclusively through Flinn Scientific at

STANYS Presenter

April 2018 'How To Make A Snowflake'

April 2016 ‘Hurricane Tracking Extended Project’

Bronx/Westchester STANYS Conference

Guest Lecturer

Aboard The Aegean Odyssey, 2014

'Geology of the Black Sea Region'

Presenter & Educational Liaison

Earth Science Education Program AAPG Foundation

AAPG ACE Conference 2017, Houston

Curriculum Writer

College Physical Geology (dual enrollment with the State University of New York at Oneonta), Earth's Fury, Astronomy, Global Environmental Issues

Educational Consultant

2007 - 2013

Earth Science Outreach Program Workshop

SUNY Oneonta, NY

Keynote Speaker

'Alumni of Distinction' Presentation of Honors

S.U.N.Y. Oneonta, Sept 2016

Professional Organizations

  • New York Earth Science Teachers Association
  • Geological Society of America
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers
  • National Science Teachers Association
  • Science Teachers of New York State

Volunteer Vinecutter

(since 2013)

with Rockefeller State Park Preserve since 2018