Mr. Jordan Burgsma

Adjunct Lecturer in Education

Programs: Education


M.Ed. (2019), Wilfrid Laurier University.

B.A., B.Ed. (2010), Redeemer University.


  • Differentiated Instruction (PJI) (EDU-432)
  • Inclusive Teaching Practice: Special Education and English Language Learning (EDU-417)


Jordan Burgsma is a teacher with the Hamilton-Wentworth District school board in the Junior and Intermediate divisions, and has worked in special education, both as a special class teacher and a learning resource teacher.  He earned a master’s degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2019, and is focused on teaching for diversity and developing a strong inclusive practice.

He lives in Hamilton with Danielle, who works at Oak Hill Academy, and his three children. He enjoys camping, woodworking, and renovation projects.